Senior Benefits Individual Counseling Services

SBIC is a project of the Westchester Library System. Visit for more details, including counseling locations, hours, and other senior-oriented programs.

Need help? Call the SBIC Helpline at 914-231-3260 or email with your name, question, and preferred method of contact. Counselors are monitoring the Helpline seven days a week.

Senior Benefits Individual Counseling Services (SBICS) help older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Information is provided about different types of government programs.

Talk to a trained counselor to get information about:

  • Medicare, Medicare Advantage, and Medigap supplement plans
  • Part D prescription drug coverage
  • Medicare savings plans for low-income seniors
  • Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), food stamps and other benefit programs

Our comprehensive Demystifying Medicare presentation has moved online with a series of audio recordings you can complete at your own pace! To access the audio recordings and find upcoming presentation dates, click on this link.

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