The Central Midlands SHIP and SMP (State Insurance and Assistance Program and Senior Medicare Patrol) is currently recruiting persons to become trained SHIP/SMP volunteers, to provide assistance to Medicare beneficiaries, especially during Medicare Open Enrollment Period October 15- December 7.
SHIP is an insurance counseling and assistance program for Medicare-eligible individuals, their families, and caregivers. Trained volunteers serve many roles. From providing one-on-one counseling on Medicare and Medicare Fraud issues to participating in health fairs, conducting presentations, and distributing program information.
If you are interested in learning more, please call today so we can get you scheduled for an interview and next upcoming training.
Central Midlands Council of Governments
Area Agency on Aging
236 Stoneridge Dr.
Columbia, SC 29210