JABA's Insurance Counseling Team is here to help.

JABA's Insurance Counseling Team is here to help.

Become a Volunteer Insurance Counselor

Would you like to dig into the complexities of Medicare in order to help seniors get the insurance plan that best meets their needs – and probably save them money in the process?

Join JABA’s dynamic team of insurance counseling volunteers as they share their expertise with adults who are often unfamiliar with the complexities of Medicare or the Affordable Care Act. Training and ongoing support are provided. Review some of your choices below, then call 434.817.5226 to learn more about becoming a JABA volunteer.

Year-Round Medicare Counselor

Provide one-on-one assistance to help people navigate Medicare and related health insurance programs. Training for new volunteers occurs in February and March.

Medicare Open Enrollment Counselor

Offer unbiased one-on-one counseling to help seniors choose the right Medicare prescription drug plan for them during Open Enrollment (October 15 – December 7). Training for new volunteers occurs in August and September.

Affordable Care Act Counselor

Provide one-on-one assistance to help people navigate health insurance plans in the ACA Marketplace (Healthcare.gov) during Open Enrollment and Special Enrollment periods.

Administrative Support

Use your administrative skills to schedule appointments, enter data and perform other clerical duties. The greatest need is during Medicare Open Enrollment (October 15 – December 7). Training occurs in September.