SHINE is a free health insurance counseling program. Trained volunteers offer advice on Medicare, Medicaid, long term insurance, prescription assistance, and HMO's. Volunteers focus on consumer rights and protection. They also educate elders so that they can make informed decisions. There are counseling offices throughout Pasco and Pinellas counties.
SHINE has its own website.
Senior Helpline – 1.800.963.5337
Outside Pasco/Pinellas area – 727.217.8111
Please see the website for more details.