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Pittsburg-Main
3011 N. Michigan

620-231-9873

Walk-In Care
Open 7 Days A Week
No Appointment Needed
620-240-5600


Pittsburg-Dental
924 N. Broadway

620-231-6788

Iola
1408 East St.

620-380-6600

Baxter Springs
2990 Military Ave.

620-856-2900

Coffeyville
801 W. 8th St.

620-251-4300

Columbus
120 W. Pine

620-429-2101

Parsons
2100 Commerce Dr.

620-717-4450

Independence
3751 W. Main

620-577-2131

 

 

 

 

Benefits Enrollment Center

The Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas Benefits Enrollment Center is the first program in Kansas designed to provide a one-stop resource to assist low-income seniors and persons with disabilities throughout the region locate and apply for public benefits programs to help them pay for prescription drugs, medical care, food and utilities.

What Does the Center Do?

  • Educates seniors and persons with disabilities about available benefits
  • Screens to determine eligibility for multiple federal, state and private benefit programs
  • Assists with completing and submitting applications as well as gathering necessary documents
  • Can help serve as liaison in following up with government agencies
  • Give renewal reminders and help with re-certification

These services are offered free of charge.

Benefits and programs include:

Medicare Part D Extra Help (Low-Income Subsidy), which helps pay for prescription drug costs.

Medicare Savings Program (MSP), which helps beneficiaries afford Medicare premiums, deductibles, co-insurance, and co-payments for inpatient and outpatient health care.

Medicaid/KanCare, which covers a broad range of medical, dental and behavioral health services.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI), the primary income support program for the aged, blind or disabled who have either no income or very low income and resources.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), which provides credits on electronic cards enabling recipients to buy nutritious food at participating stores.

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), which can assist qualified individuals with their home heating and cooling costs.

Call 620-687-5576 or 620-231-9873 and ask for a Benefits Enrollment Counselor to schedule an appointment. You can also get your free Benefits Checkup anytime at BenefitsCheckup.org

The Benefits Enrollment Center is made possible through a partnership with the National Council on Aging.
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