AGE of Central Texas will host the free caregiver support seminar “Understanding Medicare” on Wednesday, October 10th.  Part of the on-going workshop series to help family members effectively care for an older loved one, the free seminar will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at The AGE Building, located at 3710 Cedar Street in Austin.


Sergio Garcia from ANKH Financial + Health will discuss:

  • Anticipated Medicare changes in 2019
  • The difference between traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans
  • Factors that should be considered when deciding between Medicare and Medicare Advantage
  • Medicare Savings Programs: Who is eligible for them, and how to apply for them


Registration for the caregiver seminar is free, but space is limited.  Participants can register by calling (512) 600-9275, or online at


Free senior adult respite will also be available during the seminar at AGE’s Austin Adult Day Health Center, and can be reserved during registration.  For more information on the programs and resources provided by AGE of Central Texas, visit or call (512) 451-4611.