GeorgiaCares SHIP

GeorgiaCares is the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) and is a trusted source for Medicare information. Our volunteer-based program provides free and unbiased information to assist beneficiaries and their caregivers on Medicare, Medicaid and other related health insurance. GeorgiaCares SHIP certified Medicare counselors provide one-on-one informational sessions and schedule education and outreach presentations in the community.

Our counselors can help Medicare-eligible individuals understand their benefits, make informed decisions about health care options:

  • GeorgiaCares SHIP is non-biased.
  • GeorgiaCares SHIP services are free.
  • GeorgiaCares SHIP is not affiliated with any insurance company.
  • GeorgiaCares SHIP certified counselors do not sell or solicit any type of insurance.
  • GeorgiaCares SHIP counselors help people with Medicare:
    • Understand their choices
    • Enroll in a Medicare plan that meets their needs
    • Apply for financial assistance programs to reduce Medicare out-of-pocket expenses

You can contact GeorgiaCares SHIP to request personalized counseling, guest speakers, partnership opportunities and to learn about rewarding volunteer opportunities. Call 1-866-552-4464 Option 4 or visit GeorgiaCares SHIP to learn more.

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