Volunteers Needed!

MMAP (Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program) is seeking people who like to solve puzzles, enjoy meeting and working with people, who love a challenge, are familiar with computers and the internet, and are interested in helping other Michigan citizens in their area.

MMAP is a free, unbiased, volunteer-staffed service which assists Medicare beneficiaries who have problems or questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Supplemental Insurance, Medicare Part D enrollment, Long-Term Care Insurance and related issues. MMAP provides these services through the sixteen Area Agencies on Aging offices in Michigan.

MMAP counseling services can be provided to callers over the phone, at specific sites in the community, such as community centers, senior centers, churches, etc., or in home visits. MMAP volunteers may assist senior citizens or the disabled population by helping to resolve problems and answer questions, explaining eligibility requirements, assisting in filling out forms or filing appeals, and resolving billing problems, among other issues.

Once a volunteer attends the initial six-day training, s/he becomes a certified MMAP counselor. New six-day trainings are scheduled periodically throughout the year. Counselors are trained, certified and supported.

Other volunteer opportunities available are: data input, filing, filling out forms, and other office-related tasks.

If you are interested in more information or wish to become a MMAP counselor, please contact your local Area Agency on Aging at 1-800-803-7174.

Helping the Community – Join Michigan’s Medicare Volunteer Team
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dpIZeK4Q5Pk

Become a MMAP Medicare Volunteer – Join the MMAP Volunteer Team
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rz0qQ3OSVsY

Volunteer Teamwork – Join Michigan’s Medicare Volunteer Team
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nc5fop5eocE

Why I am a Medicare Volunteer – Michigan’s Medicare Volunteer Team
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=to88HqD9zks

Rewarding  Volunteer Experience –  Michigan’s Medicare Volunteer Team
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfPoMhK0qMk