Medicare 101 to be presented at Warsaw Senior Center


Medicare 101 to be presented at Warsaw Senior Center

A Care Connection for Aging Services “Medicare 101” workshop will take place at the Warsaw Senior Center at Harbor Village at noon on Dec. 28.

The session, which is free and open to the public, is geared toward people who are preparing for retirement or new to Medicare. Topics of the one-hour workshop will be benefits, premiums, deductibles and copayments, as well as the differences in Parts A, B, C, and D.

Reservations are required and can be made by calling Stacey Gilkeson at 1-800-748-7826.

People attending the workshop will learn how they may qualify for assistance in paying for prescriptions and medical care. The session also covers prescription drug plans, supplemental insurance and Medicare Advantage plans.

Care Connection does not sell insurance and will not recommend a particular plan.

Care Connection, a non-profit area agency on aging serving West Central Missouri, operates 23 locations in 13 counties – including Benton. Its mission is to provide resources and services that empower people to create healthy aging experiences. For more information, call 1-800-748-7826 or visit