If you would like to volunteer with the SHIIP program, go to our online form
. Training is provided by the NC Department of Insurance, and ongoing support is provided to the volunteer by the local coordinating sites. If you have further questions about this rewarding opportunity, contact us at Help Line at 336-724-2040.
Medicare Questions? To call or set up an appointment in Forsyth County, call Senior Services Help Line at 336-724-2040. You can also contact the Shepherd's Center of Greater Winston-Salem at 336-748-0217, which is the co-coordinating site for SHIIP. SHIIP volunteers help fellow senior citizens in their community with questions regarding Medicare, Medicare supplements, Medicare claims processing, Medicare Advantage, Medicare prescription drug plans and long-term care insurance. Calls may be made to either agency, and face-to-face appointments can be set up with a trained SHIIP counselor.