WAHA at EWRRC – East County Events in Maple Falls

East Whatcom Regional Resource Center 8251 Kendall Rd, Maple Falls, WA 98266   Thursday, October 26th 9:00am – 12:00pm Saturday, November 11th 10:00am – 1:00pm Wednesday, November 22nd 9:00am – 12:00pm  

Medicare Open Enrollment Events – Sea Mar CHC

Sea Mar Bellingham Lobby 4455 Cordata Parkway Bellingham, WA Thursday October 26th from 1:30pm – 5:00pm Tuesday October 31st from 1:00 pm – 5:00pm Thursday November 9th from 11:00am – 5:00pm Monday November 13th 1:00pm – 5:00pm Tuesday November 28th 9:00am – 1:00pm Tuesday December 5th 8:00am – 12:00pm Call for appointment 360.788.7106 starting Oct. 2nd

Medicare Open Enrollment Events – Goodwill

Goodwill Training Center 1115 E Sunset Drive Bellingham, WA 98226 Tuesday, October 16th 1:00pm – 5:00pm Thursday, November 2nd 10:00am – 1:00pm Thursday, November 16th 1:00pm – 5:00pm Thursday, November 30th 1:00pm – 5:00pm Thursday, December 7th 1:00pm – 5:00pm Thursday, December 14th 1:00pm – 5:00pm   You can reserve your spot by making an appointment: 360-788-6594

Medicare Open Enrollment Events – Unity Care NW

Monday, October 30th 2017 9:00am – 3:00pm Unity Care Northwest Clinic 220 Unity St  Bellingham, WA 98225 Schayes Community Room • Monday, November 6th 2017 9:00am – 3:00pm Unity Care Northwest Clinic Behavioral Health Health and Admin Building 5603 3rd St Ferndale, WA 98248 • Friday, November 17th 2017 10:00am – 6:00pm Point Roberts Community Center 1487 Gulf Road Point Roberts, …

Volunteer with us! Advance Care Planning positions

WAHA is recruiting diverse volunteers for a community advance care planning project. Making your health care choices known in advance is a gift to those you love. Join a team of trained and certified volunteers to offer advance care planning services throughout Whatcom County through our End of Life Choices program! Volunteer Ambassadors and Facilitators are professionally trained to guide …

WAHA is looking for new SHIBA volunteers!

SHIBA (Statewide health Insurance Benefits Advisors) is a statewide network of volunteers who educate, assist, and advocate for consumer about their rights and options regarding health insurance and health care access. SHIBA is administered through the Washington Office of the Insurance Commissioner. WAHA hosts the Whatcom SHIBA program. Our SHIBA program has a particular focus on Medicare and we work …

Avoid Medicare marketing scams during Medicare’s open enrollment

Medicare open enrollment is October 15 through December 7, annually. During this time, beneficiaries choose their Medicare coverage for the next year. It’s also a time when Medicare marketing scams occur! In order to know if you’ve been scammed or have encountered predatory sales practices, here is some helpful information about what insurance agents selling Medicare products can and cannot …

Top Scams Targeting Seniors

Identity theft can damage reputations and wipe out life savings in an instant. Seniors can be vulnerable because they believe in the goodness of people. Click here to read about some of the most common scams that attempt to defraud seniors. The Whatcom Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) helps seniors prevent, detect, and report Medicare fraud. Click here to learn more …