The LGBTQ Center of the Desert is providing HICAP appointments.

HICAP (Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program) offers free Medicare Counseling for pre-Medicare, Medicare & Medicare Disabled Beneficiaries.

Next available sessions: 

9/20, 10/11, 10/25, 11/08, 11/28, 12/06 (1 hr. sessions)

For appointments call – 760-281-2616

Free Services Include:

  • Medicare Advantage Plans (HMO’s, PPO’s) Plan comparison
  • Medicare & Medi-Cal Managed Healthcare Plans
  • Supplemental Insurance (Medigap)
  • Submitting Appeals
  • Medicare Savings Programs (MSP)
  • Medicare Prescription Part D Extra Help/Low Income Subsidy
  • Understanding your choices
  • Troubleshooting billing issues

Referral to other resources

Anyone interested in more information or to make an appointment outside of The Center is welcome to contact HICAP directly at 1-800-434-0222.