Medicare Open Enrollment Period Begins October 15
Available through Department of Human Services until December 7, 2019
Director of Human Services Elaine Daignault, reminds Medicare-eligible residents that the Medicare Open Enrollment Period begins on October 15, 2019 and runs through December 7, 2019. During this timeframe, beneficiaries can change their Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage for the following year to better meet their needs.
CHOICES volunteer counselors, trained through the Southwestern Connecticut Agency on Aging, will be available by appointment only to assist Westport residents in navigating their Medicare options. To make an appointment with a CHOICES volunteer, please contact the Department of Human Services at 203-341-1050 or the Westport Center for Senior Activities at 203-341-5099 weekdays (Mondays through Fridays) between 8:30am-4:30pm.
To learn more about the Medicare Program, go to www.medicare.gov