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Center for Benefits Access

Assisting professionals with benefits outreach & enrollment for low-income Medicare beneficiaries

Learn about benefits for seniors


We help organizations enroll seniors and younger adults with disabilities with limited means into the benefits programs for which they are eligible so that they can remain healthy and improve the quality of their lives.

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Find Recent Center for Benefits Webinars

Download presentations and access recording from recent webinars from NCOA’s Center for Benefits Access.

SSI vs. SSDI: What Are These Benefits and How Do They Differ?

SSI and SSDI are often misunderstood. Learn everything you need to know about how these two benefits differ with regard to eligibility, amounts, applying, and more.

Finding Benefits Just Got Easier with the New BenefitsCheckUp®!

A new streamlined design of BenefitsCheckUp.org makes it even easier to learn if you or an older adult you know may be eligible for 2,500 federal, state, and private benefits programs that help pay for food, medicine, and more.

Upcoming Events

Using the Elder Index to Gauge Elder Economic Security

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

What is the true cost of growing older in America? This webinar will walk through a tool, the Elder Index, which can help answer that question.

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