Welcome to Illinois Benefits, your resource to Illinois Cares Rx, Medicare Part D and other pharmaceutical drug program options. Illinois Benefits will provide answers and guidance to help you decide which drug benefits are best for your individual needs.
Am I eligible for the Illinois Cares Rx prescription drug benefit?
"Extra Help" Program
Extra Help with your Medicare prescription drug plan is estimated to be worth about $4000 per year. Go to http://www.ssa.gov/prescriptionhelp/ for more information.
Medicare Beneficiaries with Low Income and Low Resource
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Tome control del cuidado de su salud
Apply online for Illinois Cares Rx and Circuit Breaker benefits (Form IL-1363).
Check your application status and property tax rebate check online or contact the Illinois Department on Aging weekdays, evenings and weekends.
2012 Annual Regional Training for Senior Health Assistance Program (SHAP), SHIP and other Advocates.
Find out if your Illinois Cares Rx benefits will coordinate with Medicare Part D, 2011 Coordinating Plans.
Free Web Seminars:
- Illinois Senior Health Insurance Program, Illinois Dept. of Insurance
- National Center for Benefits Outreach and Enrollment NCBOE
- National Medicare Training Program (NMTP)