Department of Aging and Disability Services (ADS) field offices are closed to the public as of March 18, 2020 as a protective measure for the safety of our staff and the public. Staff are working and the agency continues to provide needed core services. In the interest of the health and safety of our staff and those we serve, we may not be able to provide certain services that do not allow for appropriate social distancing at this time. For more information on available services, please use this website or call toll-free 800-537-2549.

CHOICES (Connecticut’s program for Health insurance assistance, Outreach, Information and referral, Counseling, Eligibility Screening)

CHOICES helps Connecticut’s older adults and persons with disabilities with Medicare understand their Medicare coverage and healthcare options.
Call CHOICES at 1-800-994-9422 to speak with a counselor in your area. (This link will bring you to a list of Area Agencies on Aging as well as a map of service areas)

General information


CHOICES Program Information Sheet


CHOICES Statewide Open Enrollment Flyer – Managing thru COVID-19


Open Enrollment/Part D Resources


2021 CHOICES Enrollment Guide


2020 CHOICES Open Enrollment Events – Statewide



Medicare Savings Program/Extra Help Resources


Please call CHOICES at 1-800-994-9422 for information and assistance enrolling in the Medicare Savings Program!


The current monthly gross income limits (effective until March 1, 2021) are:

2,617.44 single

3,535,02 couple


MSP Brochure – English



Medicare Supplement (“MediGap”) Resources:


CHOICES MediGap Rate and Benefit Chart - 10.14.2020- ENGLISH

 CHOICES MediGap Rate and Benefit Chart - 10.14.2020 – SPANISH


    CHOICES MediGap Rate and Benefit Chart - 10.14.20 – FRENCH

CHOICES Counselor Tools


SHIP TA Center – COVID-19 Toolkit


MSP Disclaimer for CHOICES - October 20, 2020


Benefits Quick Guide - Revised Oct 2020

Benefits Quick Guide without color - Revised Oct 2020

Benefits Quick Guide and Supplement Accessible Version - Revised Oct 2020

This project was supported, in part by grant number 90SAPG0068, from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.