Elder Benefit Specialist (EBS) Program—Fact Sheet: Marquette County

Top three topics addressed were:
1. Health Insurance Benefits (e.g., Medicare and Medicaid health and drug plan enrollment,
coverage and billing issues and appeals)
2. Income Benefits (e.g., Social Security and SSI initial application, eligibility issues,
and over payments)
3. Housing and Utilities (e.g., Eviction notices for private/subsidized housing; landlord/
tenant issues requiring advocacy, home repair applications, and energy assistance)

For the full report please see Marquette County Elder Benefit Services paper.