Medicare 101 Class - Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)

Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServicePresented by the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP), this class provides information, counseling and enrollment assistance to people with Medicare. SHIP counselors are certified to answer Medicare-related questions, such as:
- Understanding Medicare coverage options
- Learning Medicare terminology
- Determining whether individuals will qualify for financial assistance

Attendees will learn about various coverage choices, including:
- Original Medicare
- Medicare Advantage (Part C)
- Medicare supplemental insurance policies (Medigap)
- Prescription Drug Plan (Part D)

Classes are held at DRCOG location and throughout Arapahoe, Douglas and Jefferson counties. Call (303) 480-6835 or visit for upcoming class locations and details.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Denver, Douglas, Gilpin, Jefferson counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall SHIP for location and registration information.
Client Information
EligibilityNo restrictions applied
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Administration)
Specific Hours: 2nd Wednesday, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. (Class Hours)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (303) 480-6835 (SHIP)
Physical Site Address 1 1001 17th St
Physical Site Address 2 Ste 700
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80202
Main Phone (303) 480-6835 (SHIP)
Other Phone (303) 480-6700 (Area Agency on Aging)
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)
Affiliated Program: Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)
This Service: Medicare 101 Class - Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG)
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Medicare Information/Counseling (LH-3500.5000)