A resource fair Wednesday, Oct. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pasadena Senior Center, 85 E. Holly St., will focus on Medicare, the federal health insurance program for adults 65 and older. The event is open to members and non-members of the Pasadena Senior Center.
With open enrollment for 2018 approaching from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15, older adults will receive information they need to make informed decisions about the medical and prescription plans that are best for them.
Health plan representatives will provide information and answer questions about Medicare plans and services and help everyone understand their options for the coming year. Those health plans include AGA, Blue Shield, Care 1st, CareMore, Center for Health Rights, Health Net, Humana, InterValley Health Plan, Kaiser Permanente, LA Care, SCAN and UnitedHealthcare.
At noon, a one-hour presentation will begin about Medicare issues and upcoming changes for 2018.
While reservations are not required for the resource fair or the presentation, complimentary box lunches will be provided after the presentation to the ﬁrst 50 people who call 626-795-4331 to register.
For more information, call 626-685-6732 or visit www.pasadenaseniorcenter. org and click on Events.
Founded in 1960, the Pasadena Senior Center is an independent, nonproﬁ t organization that offers recreational, educational, wellness and social services to people ages 50 and over in a welcoming environment. Services are also provided for frail, low-income and homebound seniors.