What is Medicare?
For information about applying for Medicare see Below: "What is Medicare"
MEDICARE, administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is a federal insurance program for people 65 and over.
People under 65 who have received Social Security Disability for 24 consecutive months are also eligible for Medicare. People suffering from End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) permanent kidney failure requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant.
How to Apply for MEDICARE?
- Call the Social Security Administration (SSA) at
- A SSA representative will ask for your social security number (may need husband’s if wife never worked) and will arrange an appointment for you at a nearby SSA office to complete an application.
May is Mental Health Month, St Anthony’s joins the mental health community to reaffirm our commitment to building our understanding of mental illness, increasing access to treatment and ensuring those who are struggling to know they are not alone.
September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, we observe World Suicide Prevention Day. It is a time to talk about issues relating to suicide prevention, promote resources and awareness, how you can help others and how to talk about suicide without increasing the risk of harm
October is Mental Illness Awareness Week, St. Anthony’s efforts to raise mental illness awareness. Since then, mental health advocates across the country have joined with others in their communities to sponsor activities, large or small, for public education about mental illness.