LEWISTON – SeniorsPlus announces Medicare 101, to be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, April 16 and May 21, at SeniorsPlus Education Center, 8 Falcon Road.

Are you approaching Medicare eligibility? Do you know that Medicare has timelines and deadlines to apply, even if you’re still working and even if you’re not eligible for Social Security? Do you know the difference between original Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Medigap Supplement?

SeniorsPlus, the local aging and disability resource center, provides an easy-to-understand basics class of Medicare from Part A to D. The class will assist participants in identifying the best coverage for their needs while helping save money. Find out what Medicare covers, when to apply, how to avoid penalties for late enrollment, options available and much more.

There is no charge to participants, but registration is necessary to ensure adequate seating and materials. To register or for more information, call 7905-4010 or 1-800-427-1241.

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