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Apply to Become a New BEC!

NCOA’s Center for Benefits Access seeks applicant organizations to become Benefits Enrollment Centers (BECs) serving low-income Medicare beneficiaries for a grant period beginning Jan. 1, 2018.

Get ready for Open Enrollment!

Open Enrollment for Medicare Advantage and Part D plans runs Oct. 15 – Dec. 7. Help your clients prepare with these tools and resources.

Get Our Benefits 101 Fact Sheets

Are you a counselor who has questions about the core benefits available to low-income Medicare beneficiaries? Our Benefits 101 fact sheets are for you!

Medicare Savings Programs: A Profile of State Options

States have exercised varying flexibility in changing their income and asset guidelines for the Medicare Savings Programs. Discover which states have increased income thresholds, and which have eliminated the MSP asset test.