Jun 19 - 20
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - Thursday, June 20, 2019 Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council (COIC)
334 NE Hawthorne Avenue
Bend, OR

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding volunteer opportunity?

The Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA) program is offering a 2-day training in Bend for those considering becoming a certified volunteer Medicare counselor.  The SHIBA program is a statewide program that trains volunteer counselors to help people in their community understand their Medicare insurance choices and their rights through individual counseling, education, and referrals. 

Registration is required: email jroger@councilonaging.org no later than June 5, 2019

Prospective Volunteers

  • Enjoy helping others
  • Are dependable, understanding, patient, and compassionate
  • Communicate well
  • Protect client confidentiality
  • Have no conflict of interest
  • Want to provide SHIBA services
  • Have computer skills or are willing to learn
  • Work well alone and in a team

Space is limited. To register email Jane Roger, jroger@councilonaging.org

Lunch is provided. There is no charge for this training, to learn more download the Bend NVT Flyer 2019 

For more information about the SHIBA Program: https://healthcare.oregon.gov/shiba/volunteers/