Counseling and Assistance Program --
counseling and assistance is available through MEOC's Virginia
Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program (VICAP). Trained VICAP
counselors in our community provide free confidential assistance to individuals
in their area. Information is provided by certified volunteer counselors
to groups and individuals to help them better understand Medicare, Medicare
Supplemental Insurance, Medicare Part D (prescription drug plan), Medicare
plans, Long Term Care Insurance, Medicaid, and other insurance. Counselors
can assist in filing claims and appeals.
Walk-ins and telephone referrals accepted.
Lee, Scott and Wise Counties, and The City of Norton
is also seeking individuals wishing to be trained as VICAP volunteers. Please
call us for more information.