Welcome to RSVP Suffolk!
RSVP's mission is to provide diverse volunteer opportunities for people 55 and older. RSVP supports Older Americans who wish to remain active and make a difference in their communities.
The Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance Program offers help to seniors confused by their Medicare benefits. To speak to a HIICAP counselor, please call 631-979-9490, extension 18. These very knowledgeable volunteers will be very happy to assist you.
HIICAP can help you:
- Understand the Medicare prescription drug benefit (Medicare Part D) and how to select the best plan.
- Understand low-income subsidy programs, including "Extra Help" and Medicare Savings Programs (MSP's).
- Understand and apply for Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC).
Suffolk County Office for the Aging will begin processing applications for the 2015/2016 Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) on November 16, 2015. HEAP is a federally funded program that assists low-income New Yorkers with the cost of heating their homes. HEAP also offers an emergency benefit for households in a heat or heat-related energy emergency. For more information, please contact RSVP at 631-979-9490, ext. 10.
Are you an adult 55 or older with an on-going health condition?
Do you live with or care for someone with a chronic illness?
Consider signing up for a
(Developed by Stanford University)
Chronic conditions include diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, heart disease, anxiety, depression, multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia and many others.
Join a free2 ½ hour Living Healthy Workshop, held once a week for six weeks.
Learn from trained volunteer leaders with health conditions themselves.
Set your own goals and make a step-by-step plan to improve your health—and your life!
Educational materials and refreshments provided at no cost.
For more information, contact RSVP Living Healthy Coordinator
Janet DeMarzo at
(631) 979-9490 ext. 16
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