Since the current estimated wait time for a call to Social Security is 35 minutes, it may be advisable to apply on-line for initial Medicare coverage. Their site is SSA.gov.
Beginning in 2024, people with Medicare Part D coverage who have drug costs high enough to reach catastrophic coverage won’t have to pay co-pays for their drug purchases once they reach this level.
Please call us with questions at (260) 373-7952.
Welcome to the State Health Insurance Assistance Program for Allen County, Indiana.
The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) is a free & unbiased counseling program, provided by the Indiana Department of Insurance and the Administration on Community Living, to serve Medicare beneficiaries in Indiana. We are part of a federal network of State Health Insurance Assistance Programs located in every state. SHIP provides health insurance counseling for people with Medicare. All of our services are free.
SHIP is not affiliated with any insurance company or agency and does not sell insurance. We are staffed by a crew of volunteer counselors who have completed intensive training to offer you free and objective assistance in complete confidence. Click the links below to see what SHIP can do for you.
Fort Wayne, Indiana SHIP Locations
Parkview Hospital SHIP
1900 Carew Street, Suite 2
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
Phone: (260) 373-7952
Hours: By appointment only. Tues. & Wed, 9:00AM-3:00PM
(Area 3) Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana
8101 W Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Phone: (260) 745-1200, ext. 336
Hours: Walk-ins & Appts. Mon-Fri, 9-3