Service Name: Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program

Organization Name: Council on Aging Southern California

Location

Location Name: Stanton Parks and Recreation Senior Services - HICAP Location

  • Accessibility: Yes
  • Physical Address: 7800 Katella Avenue, Stanton, CA, 90680
  • Mailing Address: 2 Executive Circle, Suite 175, Irvine, CA, 92614
  • Description: Provides education and advocacy to older adults in regards to Medicare and other health related insurance topics. HICAP counselors can help individuals with:
    • Benefits and enrollment
    • Prescription drug assistance
    • Medicare advantage plans
    • Supplemental policies (medigap)
    • Employee and retiree coverage 
    • Medicare limited income assistance programs 
    • Long-term care insurance 
    • Assistance with Medicare appeals and administrative hearings 
    • Help in recognizing and combating medical fraud and abuse 
    Locations offering HICAP: 
    Site Name Hours Phone Number
    Anaheim Senior Citizens Center 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Second and fourth Monday of the month 714-765-4510
    Anaheim Social Security Office 9:00 am-12:00 pm Second Tuesday of the month 866-657-3133
    Brea Senior Center 9:30 am-12:30 pm Second and fourth Wednesday of the month 714-990-7750
    Buena Park Senior Center 10:00 am-12:00 pm Second Tuesday of the month 714-236-3870
    Corona Del Mar Oasis Senior Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm First and third Tuesday of the month 949-644-3244
    Costa Mesa Senior Center 9:30 am-12:00 pm First and third Thursday of the month 714-327-7550
    County Community Service Center 9:45 am-12:45 pm Third Wednesday of the month (Vietnamese-speaking counselor available) 714-889-4105
    Cypress Senior Center 9:30 am-12:15 pm Second Tuesday of the month 714-229-2005
    Dana Point Senior Center 10:00 am-1:00 pm Last Monday of the month 949-496-4252
    Florence Sylvester Senior Center 9:00 am-1:00 pm Second, third, and fourth Monday of the month 949-380-0155
    Fountain Valley Senior Center 9:30 am-12:30 pm Second and fourth Thursday of the month 714-593-4446
    Fullerton Community Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm (Korean-speaking counselor available); 12:30 pm-3:00 pm First and third Monday of the month 714-738-6305
    714-560-0424 ext 452 (Korean only)
    H. Louis Lake Senior Center 9:30 am-12:30 pm First Thursday of the month
    9:00 am-12:00 pm Second and third Thursday of the month (Vietnamese only)
    714-741-5253
    La Habra Community Services Department 9:30 am-12:30 pm Second Tuesday of the month 562-905-9746
    Laguna Woods Community Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm Thursday (must be resident of Laguna Woods)
    Counselor specializing in long-term care insurance policies available
    949-268-2337
    Lake Forest Community Center 9:30 am-12:30 pm Second Tuesday of the month 949-461-3408
    Lakeview Senior Center 9:30 am-11:45 am Wednesday
    1:00 pm-4:00 pm Second Tuesday of the month (Chinese-speaking counselor available)
    949-724-6900
    Los Alamitos Community Center 10:00 am-12:00 pm Second Monday of the month 562-430-1073
    Main Office 8:00 am-4:00 pm Monday-Friday (via telephone)
    Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Korean, and Farsi-speaking counselors available
    Counselor specializing in long-term care insurance policies available
    714-560-0424
    800-434-0222 (toll free)
    Melinda Hoag Smith Center for Health Living 12:30 pm-3:30 pm Third Wednesday of the month 949-764-6551
    Merage Jewish Community Center 12:00 pm-3:00 pm First Tuesday of the month 949-435-3400
    Mission Viejo Social Security Office  9:00 am-12:00 pm First and third Wednesday of the month
    Counselor specializing in long-term care insurance policies available
    888-306-9878
    Norman P. Murray Community Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm Third Wednesday and third Friday of the month 949-470-3062
    Orange Senior Citizen Community Center 1:00 pm-4:00 pm First and third Tuesday of the month 714-538-9633
    San Clemente Senior Center 9:00 am-2:30 pm Third Monday of the month
    Counselor specializing in long-term care insurance policies available
    949-498-3322
    San Juan Capistrano Community Center 9:00 am-3:00 pm Second Monday of the month
    Counselor specializing in long-term care insurance policies available
    949-493-5911
    Santa Ana Senior Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm First Wednesday of the month (Spanish-speaking counselor available)
    9:00 am-12:00 pm Second Thursday of the month (Chinese-speaking counselor available)
    714-647-6540
    Santa Ana Social Security Office  9:30 am-12:30 pm Fourth Tuesday of the month (Spanish-speaking counselor available) 888-452-7964
    Sea Country Senior Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm First Monday of the month 949-425-5151
    Senior Center in Central Park 9:30 am-12:00 pm Friday (except last Friday of the month) 714-536-5600
    Southwest Senior Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm First Tuesday of the month (Spanish-speaking counselor available) 714-647-5306
    Stanton Parks and Recreation Senior Services 10:00 am-12:00 pm Third Thursday of the month 714-379-9222
    Susie Q Senior Center 9:00 am-1:00 pm First Monday of the month
    Counselor specializing in long-term care insurance policies available
    949-464-6645
    Tustin Senior Center 9:30 am-11:30 am First and third Thursday of the month 714-573-3340
    Westminster Senior Center 9:00 am-12:00 pm Third Monday of the month 714-895-2878
    Yorba Linda Community Center 10:00 am-1:00 pm First and third Monday of the month 714-961-7181
  • Website: https://www.coasc.org
  • Phone(s): (714) 560-0424, (800) 434-0222
  • Eligibility: - Any person receiving Medicare or any person who will soon be medicare eligible
  • Requirements: None required
  • Areas Served:
    • Orange United States
  • Categories:
  • Contacts:
    • Linda Cardoza - See update notes before verification , HICAP Program Manager