Senior LinkAge Line, 421 - 1st Avenue SW - Suite 201, Rochester MN 55902
Task: Community Outreach Volunteer for the Senior LinkAge Line, to help Medicare Beneficiaries understand the new prescription drug benefit coming in 2006.
Task Details: Answer questions about the new Medicare Part D drug benefit; distribute materials, provide educational presentations to groups or one on one assistance to individuals over the phone or in person. Detailed training provided.
Flexible schedule; minimum monthly.
Summer/Fall 2005 to May 15, 2006 will be the intense time. Presentatyions are usually about 1 hour; individual calls or contacts could vary.
Contact Don or Arlene on Senior LinkAge Line 1-800-333-2433
Volunteers receive training by the professional staff at the Area Agewncy on Aging. Volunteers may choose take the Medicare Core Body of Knowledge training to become a certified SHIP (State Health Insurance Program)volunteer.Regular in-service training provided.
Mileage may be paid to/from the assigned site.
check: Cannot be an active insurance agent due to conflict of interest.
6 months to 1 year
Main office located in Rochester, volunteers are needed in most communities across southeastern Minnesota