Insurance Counseling

The Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) is a free insurance counseling program provided by the Second Act and sponsored by the Illinois Department on Aging. Driven by volunteers, SHIP provides free consultations to medicare beneficiaries to help them understand and manage issues related to Medicare, prescription coverage, and other health coverage plans.

Adults 50 and above who need insurance counseling can call the Second Act office, toll-free, at 1.877.480.4040 to make an appointment. Appointments are available Tuesday through Thursday during regular office hours.