Choosing Medicare and related health care coverage can be challenging. That’s why SHIIP offers confidential, one-on-one counseling throughout Iowa from trained volunteers who have been in your shoes. And it’s free. Type the name of the county in the search form to find counselors near you. Then call and set up an appointment. Click here to find SHIPs in Other States.

Effective 11/24/2020 @ 4 p.m. the Iowa SHIIP-SMP Program is full for OEP. If you are still in need of a comparison please call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227).

CountySHIIP Sponsor SitePhone Number
PottawattamieConnections Area Agency on Aging, Council Bluffs(800) 432-9209
Poweshiek UnityPoint Health Regional Medical Center Grinnell, Grinnell, Effective 12/21/2020 through January 4, 2021 site is unavailable. (800) 351-4664
RinggoldRinggold County Senior Citizens Activity Center, Mount Ayr(641) 464-8970
SacLoring Hospital, Sac City(712) 662-6371
ScottCenter for Active Seniors, Inc. (CASI), Davenport(563) 386-7477 Ext 221
ScottGenesis Medical Center, Davenport(563) 421-1096
ScottMilestones AAA, Davenport(855) 410-6222
ShelbyHarlan Senior Center, Harlan(712) 755-2757
SiouxSioux Center Health, Sioux Center(712) 722-8309
StoryGreen Hills Retirement Community, Ames(515) 357-5000
StoryMary Greeley Medical Center, Ames(515) 239-2322
Tama At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Marshall County.
Taylor At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Page, Ringgold or Union Counties.
UnionGreater Regional Medical Center, Creston(641) 782-3848
Van BurenVan Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua(800) 873-8224 or (319) 293-3171
WapelloMilestones AAA, Ottumwa(855) 410-6222
WarrenIndianola Activity Center, Indianola(515) 962-5375
WashingtonWashington County Hospitals & Clinics, Washington(319) 863-2185
WayneWayne County Hospital, Corydon(641) 872-2260
WebsterCommunity Health Center, Fort Dodge(515) 576-6500 extension 1067
Webster Friendship Haven, Fort Dodge, Effective 07/09/2019 until further notice site is unavailable. (800) 351-4664
WinnebagoForest City Public Library, Forest City(641) 585-4542
WinneshiekWinneshiek Medical Center, Decorah(563) 387-3036
WoodburyConnections Area Agency on Aging, Sioux City(712) 279-6900
Woodbury Siouxland Center for Active Generations, Sioux City, Effective 03/18/2020 until further notice site is unavailable. (800) 351-4664
Worth At this time we do not have an active SHIIP--SMP Counselor in this county. Refer to Cerro Gordo, Mitchell, or Winnebago Counties.
WrightIowa Specialty Hospital, Belmond(641) 444-5681
WrightIowa Specialty Hospital - The Meadows, Clarion(641) 444-5681