Calendar – Seniors – Free Medicare/Medicaid Seminar in Amasa – Aug. 10

August 7, 2017

Amasa – Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free seminar on Thursday, August 10 at 11:30 a.m. CST at the Amasa Senior Meal Site, 112 W. Pine Street in Amasa.

The seminar is designed to help folks confused by Medicare. This presentation will talk about programs that will help you pay for your Medicare out-of-pocket costs and the NEW Medigap subsidy to help pay your Medigap costs. A certified MMAP Counselor will answer all of your questions. … Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – “Welcome to Medicare” Seminar in L’Anse – Aug. 8

August 5, 2017

L’Anse – UPCAP’s Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free “Welcome to Medicare” seminar on Tuesday, August 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Conference Room at Baraga County Memorial Hospital in L’Anse.

The seminar is targeted towards folks that will be eligible for Medicare sometime within the next six months. Learn the basics of Medicare, and discuss what folks should be thinking about when making decisions on their Medicare choices. Information about programs that may be available to help pay out-of-pocket Medicare costs will also be discussed.

There is no charge to attend this informational event and a helpful workbook will be provided to each participant. Registration is required by calling 1-800-803-7174, or by simply dialing 2-1-1 and indicating your wish to register for the “Welcome to Medicare” event in L’Anse on August 8. … Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – “Medicare and You” Seminar in Skandia – Aug. 7

August 4, 2017

Skandia – Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free “Medicare and You” seminar on Monday, August 7 beginning at 11 a.m. at Skandia Town Hall Senior Meal Site, 224 Kreiger Avenue in Skandia.

The seminar is targeted towards folks that will be eligible for Medicare sometime within the next six months. Learn the basics of Medicare, and discuss what folks should be thinking about when making decisions on their Medicare choices. Information about programs that may be available to help pay out-of-pocket Medicare costs will also be discussed.

There is no charge to attend this informational event and a helpful workbook will be provided to each participant. For more information, dial 2-1-1 or visit: www.upcap.org.… Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – “Medicare and You” Seminar in Republic – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Republic – Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free “Medicare and You” seminar on Thursday, August 3 beginning at 11:30 a.m. at in Riverview Heights Senior Meal Site in Republic.

The seminar is targeted towards folks that will be eligible for Medicare sometime within the next six months. Learn the basics of Medicare, and discuss what folks should be thinking about when making decisions on their Medicare choices. Information about programs that may be available to help pay out-of-pocket Medicare costs will also be discussed.

There is no charge to attend this informational event and a helpful workbook will be provided to each participant. For more information, dial 2-1-1 or visit: www.upcap.org.… Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – Free Medicare/Medicaid Seminar in Felch – July 31

July 28, 2017

Felch – Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free seminar on Monday, July 31 at 11 a.m. at the Felch Senior Meal Site, 1988 State Hwy M-69 in Felch.

The seminar is designed to help folks confused by Medicare. This presentation will talk about programs that will help you pay for your Medicare out-of-pocket costs and the NEW Medigap subsidy to help pay your Medigap costs. A certified MMAP Counselor will answer all of your questions. … Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – Welcome to Medicare Seminar in Escanaba – Apr. 13

April 10, 2017

Escanaba – UPCAP’s Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free “Welcome to Medicare” seminar on Thursday, April 13 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the UPCAP Lower Conference Room, 2501 14th Avenue South, Escanaba.

The seminar is targeted towards folks that will be eligible for Medicare sometime within the next six months. Learn the basics of Medicare, and discuss what folks should be thinking about when making decisions on their Medicare choices. Information about programs that may be available to help pay out-of-pocket Medicare costs will also be discussed.

There is no charge to attend this informational event and a helpful workbook will be provided to each participant. Registration is required by calling 1-800-803-7174, or by simply dialing 2-1-1 and indicating your wish to register for the “Welcome to Medicare” event in Escanaba on April 13. … Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – Matter of Balance Class Begins in Hancock – Apr. 5

April 2, 2017

Hancock – UPCAP and U.P. Area Agency on Aging will be offering an 8 week “Matter of Balance” class on Wednesdays from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. beginning on April 5 and ending on May 24 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church 1000 Quincy Street inHancock.

A Matter of Balance is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. Participants learn to set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors, and learn simple exercises to increase strength and balance.

The program includes snacks and program materials. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, please visit www.upcap.org or dial 2-1-1. … Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – Welcome to Medicare/Medicaid Workshop in Escanaba – Mar. 2

February 27, 2017

Escanaba – UPCAP’s Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free “Welcome to Medicare” seminar on Thursday, March 2 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the UPCAP Lower Conference Room, 2501 14th Avenue South, Escanaba.

The seminar is targeted towards folks that will be eligible for Medicare sometime within the next six months. Learn the basics of Medicare, and discuss what folks should be thinking about when making decisions on their Medicare choices. Information about programs that may be available to help pay out-of-pocket Medicare costs will also be discussed.

There is no charge to attend this informational event and a helpful workbook will be provided to each participant. Registration is required by calling 1-800-803-7174, or by simply dialing 2-1-1 and indicating your wish to register for the “Welcome to Medicare” event in Escanaba on March 2. … Read the rest

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