SHIIP Program

Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
Provided by the North Carolina Department of Insurance, this website includes information about Medicare and SHIIP, including a list of local SHIIP counselors.
Medicare Savings Programs
The March 2011 SHIIP Monthly Column provides information about the Medicare savings programs available for low-income beneficiaries.
Choosing Long Term Care: Tools for Decision Making
The following presentation by the Chatham County Council on Aging describes the tools and resources available to aid in the selection of a long term care plan. The presentation includes information about housing, Medicare, long-term care insurance, and the long-term care ombudsmen program.
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