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Welcome to the website for the YC Area Agency on Aging

The primary focus of the York County Area Agency on Aging is to provide education, advocacy and coordination of community-based services to empower older adults to maximize their independence and quality of life. 


APPRISE is now Pennsylvania Medicare Education and Decision Insight, PA MEDI

Effective July 1, 2021, APPRISE is now Pennsylvania Medicare Education and Decision Insight, PA MEDI – Same Program, Same Services for Pennsylvania’s Medicare Beneficiaries, now with a New Name.

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Pennsylvania Medicare Education and Decision Insight (PA MEDI) offers free Medicare counseling to older Pennsylvanians. PA MEDI Counselors are specially trained to answer your questions and provide you with objective, easy-to-understand information about Medicare, Medicare Supplemental Insurance, Medicaid, and Long-Term Care Insurance. 

PA MEDI Counselors do not sell Medicare products but rather offer current, unbiased Medicare education to help you make the most informed choice about the Medicare options available to you.

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Call the York County Area Agency on Aging at 717-771-9008 or 1-800-632-9073.


Upcoming Pre-Retiree Seminars

Are you near retirement or recently retired, and confused about choosing Medicare plans?  We can help!  Attend one of these free virtual seminars from the comforts of your home!  Choose the session that fits your schedule.  You will get the facts and learn to better navigate the Medicare system.

WHEN:            Tuesday, December 14
                         Thursday, January 27, 2022
                         Thursday, February 24, 2022
                         Thursday, March 17, 2022
                         
HOW:               ZOOM

TIME:               6 – 8:30 pm  

These free events will be presented by the Pennsylvania Medicare Education and Decision Insight, PA MEDI, formerly the York County Area Agency on Aging APPRISE Program.   

Seminar topics include:  

  • Review of benefits provided under Medicare
  • Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage Plan coverage options
  • Medicare prescription drug coverage and tools to navigate the “Drug Plan Finder”
  • Medicare Savings Programs
  • Medicare Preventive Services
  • Supplemental Insurance/Medigap Plans
  • MyMedicare.gov and other technological tools

Pre-registration and a valid email address are required.  Please call 717-771-9008 or 1-800-632-9073 or email aging@yorkcountypa.gov for registration and further information.  


 Medicare Open Enrollment is Coming Soon!

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