Free Medicare supplement help throughout Whitman County

Medicare supplement open enrollment time is here again. SHIBA (Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors) volunteer Joyce Leonard is coming to all branches of the Whitman County to give free and impartial information tailored to meet the needs of current and future Medicare recipients. Drop in anytime during the scheduled hours for assistance.

Programs have been scheduled on the following locations, days and times: Palouse - Oct. 25 – 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.; Colfax – Oct. 30 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Lacrosse – Nov. 1 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tekoa – Nov. 8 – 2 to 4:30 p.m.; St. John – Nov. 9 – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Can't make one of those days? Call the Washington State Insurance Commissioner’s Insurance Consumer Hotline, 1-800-562-6900 or watch the Whitman County Library's events calendar or visit the WCL website at for other days and locations.

SHIBA is a free, unbiased service of the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner.

For more information contact:

Clancy Pool at 509-397-4366

For a complete list of events and programs happening in all fourteen Whitman County Library branches, visit the Whitman County Library website or the library's events calendar or call the library at 397-4366 or 877-733-3375 toll-free.