New York State Government

EPIC application & contact information – The Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) program is a New York State program for seniors administered by the Department of Health. It helps more than 270,000 income-eligible seniors aged 65 and older to supplement their out-of-pocket Medicare Part D drug plan costs.

My Benefits – Prescreening tool which provides a quick and easy way for people who live in New York State to find out if they are eligible for certain programs.

New York State Office for the Aging – Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance (HIICAP aka SHIP)

N.Y.S. Department of Financial Services – The DFS offers general tools and information to help safely navigate complicated decisions about insurance, borrowing, and planning for long-term care.  Use this link to get a comparison table of MediGap plans for your area.  Enter your zipcode on the field indicated.

N.Y.S. Medicaid – Information on Medicaid in New York State