Benefits Checkup

A Service of the National Council on Aging

As of Sunday, May 10, 2009 we have helped
2,279,466 people find over $7.1 billion worth
of the annual benefits they deserve.
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“What a great resource for those of us who are newly disabled and are not familiar with what help is available. Your information is so helpful and put in such an easy to read and easy to use format.”

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Many older people need help paying for prescription drugs, health care, utilities and other basic needs, but don’t know about the programs out there that can help them. If you know someone who needs help finding benefits, fill out the form below to send them an email and refer them to BenefitsCheckUp.

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I think you'll find the BenefitsCheckUp website very helpful.

Just go to to learn about benefit programs you may be eligible for. You could receive help paying for prescription drugs, energy bills, property taxes, and more. If you are eligible for Medicare and have limited income and resources, you can also apply online for Extra Help available through Medicare's Prescription Drug Coverage. It’s simple, it's fast, and it's free!

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