Northwest Kansas
Area Agency on Aging

Serving Seniors in the 18 Counties of Northwest Kansas


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Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas (SHICK) & Prescription Drug Program (PDP)

SHICK offers older individuals an opportunity to ask an unbiased medication in handmember of their own community questions about health insurance. Trained volunteer counselors provide counseling, assistance and advocacy relating to Medicare, private health insurance and related health coverage plans. To find a SHICK volunteer in your area please call 1-800-432-7422.

If you have trouble paying your bills and buying your pills, ask a SHICK volunteer how they can help you work with your doctor to receive your medication through drug companies.

Help is available for Medicare beneficiaries to pay costs related to Medicare. Read more...

Insurance Matters column - March 2016 - Check your coverage, preparation for severe weather. Read more...

Medicare Part D Open Enrollment starts October 15 and ends December 7.Call NWKAAA to schedule an appointment with a SHICK counselor today! Print a worksheet to return to NWKAAA prior to your scheduled appointment time.

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Donate durable medical equipment or make a financial contribution to NWKAAA to help seniors in northwest Kansas. Click here for more information.