A program of Home Instead Senior Care Foundation

Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program

Omaha, Nebraska

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Description of project

The VAS Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIAP) is a free, unbiased, resource for seniors needing assistance navigating the complex Medicare system. VAS serves as a "one-stop shop", filling a critical need for a local resource where seniors can learn about Medicare and other health insurance coverage through counseling sessions or group educational workshops. Trained and certified volunteer Medicare counselors work with seniors to understand Medicare coverage, costs, enrollment periods and the coordination of other insurance coverage to help them develop an individualized transition plan into Medicare.

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Volunteers Assisting Seniors (VAS) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency that began in 1977 as a result of a nationwide effort by the Junior League to provide assistance to older adults and to demonstrate ...read more

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Our mission is to simplify the lives of seniors by enabling them to make informed decisions regarding their benefits...read more

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