Medicare.gov is the U.S. government’s compendium of Medicare-related information, including up-to-date information about Original Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Medigap, Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage and beyond.
The Medigap Helpline is a free counseling service for Medicare beneficiaries, answering beneficiary questions. The site also offers information about Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage (Part D), Medicare supplemental insurance, and other heath insurance information.
The National Clearinghouse for Long-Term Care Information was developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to provide information and resources to help seniors and their families plan for future long-term care (LTC) needs.
The National Family Caregiver Support Program is run by the U.S. Administration on Aging with services administered locally by Area Agencies on Aging, offering information and referral, respite, counseling, and supplemental services. This site offers information related to all aspects of aging, including “elders” and “caregivers” pages that provide information and assistance on supportive services available in the community.
This site links to programs providing information about Medicare benefits, Medicare supplement insurance companies, supplement plans and monthly rate comparisons, long-term care insurance plans, and help with Medicare costs.
This state-wide toll-free number provided by the Wisconsin Board on Aging and Long Term Care, can help you evaluate your Medicare supplemental insurance and clarify many other related, and sometimes confusing, issues