MAG Senior Help Guide

Information and resources for Utah, Wasatch, & Summit counties

All resources are listed by category or type of service/resource. Select a category below for a list of available services and resources.
If you need additional assistance, call our Senior Helpline at 801-229-3804.


American Senior Benefits

801-367-1900

  http://www.legacyifs.com/

250 W Center St. Suite 220 Provo, UT 84601 Map

Services: Long-term care planning, home care and facility care plans, Medicare insurance plans, final expense planning and retirement income planning.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Long-term Care Planning 


BenefitsCheckUp (National Council on Aging)

  http://www.benefitscheckup.org

Services: Information regarding enrollment in federal, state, local, and private programs that help pay for prescription drugs, meals, health care, and other needs.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Financial Assistance  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx) 


Department of Workforce Services Long-term Care Medicaid

801-344-1711

  http://www.jobs.utah.gov

Services: General information and referrals for Medicaid and long-term care programs including Medicaid Waiver and Nursing Home Medicaid. Assists seniors with application process.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Financial Assistance  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Medicaid 


Golden Prime Services

801-765-4578

83 North 200 East Provo, UT 84606 Map

Services: Long-term care planning for seniors including Medicaid assistance, Medicare insurance supplements, estate and financial planning, veteran information, and emergency response systems.

Fees: Varies

Counties Served: Utah County

Related Categories:  Estate and Mortgage Information  Financial Assistance  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Long-term Care Planning 


Medicaid

801-526-0950

  https://medicaid.utah.gov/

Services: Medicaid is a state/federal program that covers medical expenses for certain groups of people who have limited income and resources. To apply, please call the Department of Workforce Services (DWS): 801-526-0950.

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Financial Assistance  Health Care  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx) 


Medicare

1-800-633-4227

  http://www.medicare.gov

Services: Assists with Medicare and supplemental insurance applications. Provides general and individual benefit information. Have Medicare card available when calling.

Fees: None. Monthly premiums may apply.

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Medicare 


Medicare Savings Programs

801-526-0950

  https://www.medicare.gov/your-medicare-costs/get-help-paying-costs/medicare-savings-programs

Services: Medicare Savings Programs provide assistance with paying Medicare premiums and in some cases, Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B deductibles, coinsurance and copayments. For answers to your questions on how to apply, please call the Department of Workforce Services (DWS): 801-526-0950.

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Financial Assistance  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Medicare 


NeedyMeds

1-800-503-6897

  https://www.needymeds.org/

Services: National non-profit organization that maintains a website of free information on programs that help people who can't afford medications and healthcare costs. Provides a free drug discount card that offers a discount of up to 80% off at participating pharmacies.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Financial Assistance  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx) 


Reach Patient Assistance

1-888-727-8633

  http://www.reachpa.com

P.O. Box 181 American Fork, Ut 84003 Map

Services: Provides prescription assistance to uninsured individuals by completing application process for various pharmaceutical programs.

Fees: $25 enrollment fee and $12 fee for each medication managed. Must meet income eligibility requirements.

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx) 


Rx Outreach

1-888-796-1234

  https://rxoutreach.org/

Services: Non-profit mail order pharmacy.

Fees: Flat rate for each medication

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx) 


Social Security Administration

1-866-366-9549 or 1-800-772-1213 (National)

  https://www.ssa.gov/

88 West 100 North Provo, UT 84601 Map

Services: Retirement, survivor's benefits, and disability programs. Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for individuals with low income, low assets, and/or disabilities. Assists with Extra Help for Medicare Part D premium costs for individuals who meet low income criteria.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Medicare 


State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)

801-229-3819 or 1-800-541-7735

  https://www.mountainland.org/health-insurance

586 East 800 North Orem, UT 84097 Map

Services: The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) offers one-on-one counseling to people with Medicare and their families. We assist older individuals in reviewing and understanding health insurance options that they have with Medicare, Medicaid, supplemental insurance, Medigap policies, managed care, and Medicare Prescription Drug Part D plans.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Medicare 


Take Care Utah

Dial 211

  https://takecareutah.org/

Services: Take Care Utah (TCU) is a network of nonprofit organizations focused on helping people with health insurance. It consists of about 75 enrollment specialists all across Utah. Enrollment assistance for Medicaid, CHIP and Health Marketplace.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Health Care  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx)  Medicaid 


Utah Insurance Department

(801) 957-9200

  https://insurance.utah.gov/

4315 S. 2700 W., Suite 2300 Taylorsville, UT 84129 Map

Services: Handles complaints and fraud suspicion for health/life insurance and property/casualty insurance. Assists with information on regulations and guidelines for insurance policies and licensing confirmation.

Fees: None

Counties Served: Utah County, Wasatch County, Summit County

Related Categories:  Consumer Protection  Insurance Assistance (Health and Rx) 

To make any changes or additions to this guide, please send an email to aging@mountainland.org.