The Area Agency on Aging has scheduled a women’s-only Social Security Benefits and Medicare Workshop on Monday, Aug. 12, to provide information and clarity about benefits. The free workshop will take place 12-2 p.m. at the AGEconnect office, 2950 N. 7th St.
Registration for the brown-bag workshop is required by calling the 24-Hour Senior HELPLINE at 602-264-4357 or online at www.aaaphx.org /social-security-benefits-workshop. For hard of hearing and deaf individuals, text 520-775-1899. Water and soft drinks will be provided.
The workshop will cover eligibility, early retirement, disability, spousal benefits, Medicare questions, and more. Participants should bring a copy of their Social Security statement. If they don’t have one, go to www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount to create a My Social Security account.