Newton, NC – Are you or a friend or loved one turning 65? It is very important for everyone becoming eligible for Medicare to get accurate information about coverage options they must make as they approach age 65. Attention to these issues will help you avoid serious and costly problems later. On Monday, December 9th at 10:00 am, Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) Counselors, trained by the NC Department of Insurance, will lead the information session and are happy to answer your questions. The event will be at the Catawba County Library Main Branch located at 115 West C Street in Newton.

Please call the Council on Aging, 828-328-2269, to attend.