Basics on retirement planning and pension benefits such as how Social Security works, retiring from the civil service and managing a private pension.
Allows users to apply for retirement benefits like Social Security and Medicare, return to a saved application, and check the application status. Provides a Social Security calculator that identifies spousal and retirement benefits.
Provides accurate and useful information to help people reach their retirement goals.
Directs older adults and their families to information on key Medicare-related topics, including where to sign up for Medicare, how to change plans, the benefits of Medicare drug coverage, and where to find Medicare forms for claims and appeals. Provides a searchable database of medical providers who take Medicare.
Provides FREE, objective, confidential help to New Jersey Medicare beneficiaries who have problems with, or questions about, Medicare, Medigap, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicare Part D and Long-Term Care insurance.
What Medicaid Covers for Medicare enrollees.
Searchable database allows consumers to compare information on nursing homes.
Work and Volunteer Opportunities
Articles focus on all aspects of career and work after the age of 55, including changing jobs, opening your own business, and staying competitive. Can be searched by job location and interests.
Delivers job training to low-income people who are older. Provides a free career-match tool, a list of field offices searchable by state, and a community message board.
Work-based job training program for Americans 55 or older who have a family income of no more than 125% of the federal poverty level and are unemployed. Focuses on community service activities at nonprofit and public facilities in an employee’s local area. Enrollment priority is given to veterans.
Lifetime pass to national parks for seniors.
Provides seniors with financial help to pay rent. Lists HUD Multifamily Offices by state and includes information for applicants and tenants on eligibility requirements and how to apply.