A free informational workshop entitled, “Make Medicare an Easy Step” is planned for Thursday, May 5, at 6pm at Fairmount in Ephrata. Bill Parson, Certified Senior Advisor with Everence, will conduct the workshop, which will be held in the Crest View Gathering Room at 1100 Farm Crest Drive on the east side of the Fairmount campus. The public is cordially invited to attend.

Workshop topics will include: how, when, and where to sign up for Medicare, what Medicare does and does not cover; understanding Medicare parts A, B, C and D; and budgeting for health care costs in retirement.

Guests will have an opportunity to ask questions during this time. While there is no charge to attend, please call 717.394.0769 to reserve a seat.