Sen. Wilcox to host virtual Medicare 101 events

McHenry, IL. – Medicare can be a complex and confusing program, but help navigating the program for those 65 years of age and older is the aim of two internet seminars hosted by State Sen. Craig Wilcox. 

“The online seminars offer a lot of important information to help Medicare eligible citizens navigate the program, answer questions and provide details about how the federal program works,” said Wilcox (R-McHenry). “And because the events are available by computer, you can participate in the comfort of your home.” 

Medicare 101 Virtual Events

Thursday, August 13th
10 am – 11:30 am

with experts from AARP

Tuesday, September 29th
10 am – 11:30 am

with experts from the Area Agency on Aging for Northeastern Illinois​ 

“The online seminars are a great opportunity to learn about Medicare, and all of its health insurance plans and coverages,” said Wilcox. 

A link and password to participate will be posted on the front page of Sen. Wilcox’ legislative website at ( on the mornings of August 13th and September 29th. Click on the link 10 minutes before the program starts, and enter the password. You will be on hold for a few minutes before the event begins. 


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