Council on Aging announces Medicare information classes

Press release

From the Council on Aging of Buncombe County

Asheville, NC. March 14, 2013
The Council on Aging in conjunction with Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) announces classes, Medicare Choices Made Easy, for the second quarter of 2013. The classes will explain how Medicare works, the enrollment process, how to avoid penalties and ways that beneficiaries might save money.

The classes are free and open to the public. People new to Medicare, care givers and others who help senior citizens with their Medicare insurance should consider attending this informative class. The information presented is unbiased and accurate. No products are sold, recommended or endorsed.

Call the Council on Aging at 277-8288 for information about times and locations of the classes and to reserve your place.

Class Schedule:
April 16
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
South Buncombe Library

April 19
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
UNCA/Reuter Center

May 7
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Swannanoa Branch Library

May 14
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Fairview Branch Library

May 21
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Weaverville Branch Library

June 7
2 – 4 PM
UNCA/Reuter Center


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