SOWEGA offers Medicare enrollment help

SOWEGA offers Medicare enrollment help

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - An Albany group is making sure folks who need to enroll for medicare are informed.

Open enrollment runs from October 15th through December 7th.

The SOWEGA Council on Aging has staff and trained volunteers to help those 65 and older enroll or change their plan.

Picking a plan can seem overwhelming.

"[We] help them select the very best plan for them. The one that covers their needs and has the most reasonable costs," said SOWEGA Council on Aging Executive Director Kay Hind. "So it's a very valuable program."

The help is free, but you should make a reservation. Call 432-1124, extension 183 to make an appointment.

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