Health & Insurance Information

Health & Insurance Information

Senior Resources

Several resources are available to assist you with questions about Medicare and other senior benefits. Some include benefit enrollment help.

Senior Benefits Individual Counseling Services are available from Westchester Library System. When calling, please leave a message with your name, phone number and the town where you live. A counselor will set up a phone or online meeting, or meet you in person at a local library. The helpline is 914-417-9102.

Other senior resources can be found HERE.

Understanding Medicare

April 5, June 7, August 2, October 4, & December 6
11:00 am


This 60-90 minute program will offer accurate and practical information about Medicare. The presenters explain the complexities of Medicare in an easy-to-understand manner. Assistance is offered in navigating the ins and outs of signing up and choosing plans best suited to your needs. For more information, please call 914-939-6710 and press 5.

Health Insurance Navigation Help

Tuesdays, 9:00 am-3:00 pm by appointment

The Westchester County Department of Health offers free help at the library. Questions and requests will be kept confidential.


To make an appointment, call 914-995-6350 or email

Se habla espanol.

Free Blood Pressure Screening

by Community Health of Fairchester

On the third Wednesday of each month, a nurse provides free blood pressure screenings from 10:30 am-11:30 am. No appointment is necessary.