Insurance Options and Help Understanding Insurance
MassHealth

MassHealth is the state Medicaid program. It serves people with limited income or disabilities.

Learn more about the MassHealth application process, coverage types, and more (opens in new window).

Explore MassHealth plan choices and find a primary care provider (opens in new window).

Medicare

Medicare is a federal health insurance plan for seniors and people with disabilities.

Learn more about Medicare plans choices, find Medicare providers, and more (opens in a new window).

One Care

One Care is a health insurance program that provides enhanced care for people with MassHealth and Medicare In Massachusetts.

Learn more about One Care services and supports (opens in a new window).

Senior Care Options

Senior Care Options (SCO)  is a health insurance program that provides enhanced care for  people over 65 with MassHealth and Medicare In Massachusetts.

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Health Care for All

Health Care for All is a free resource that can answer questions about and troubleshoot issues with health insurance in Massachusetts, especially MassHealth.

Learn more about Health Care for All (opens in a new window).

Supporting the Health Care Needs of Everyone (SHINE)

The Supporting the Health Care Needs of Everyone (SHINE) program helps people understand their Medicare and related options, including One Care, Senior Care Options, and Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly.

Learn more about SHINE and find a SHINE counselor (opens in a new window).

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Massachusetts Family Voices

Massachusetts Family Voices is a state-wide organization helps families make informed choices about care for their child with special health care needs. They offer free, confidential assistance with health care, public benefits, and other health care financing options, as well as referrals to programs designed to help children special health needs remain in the community.

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My Ombudsman

My Ombudsman is an independent program that helps people with MassHealth plans understand their benefits and resolve issues.

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Need more help with insurance?

Contact the NAMI Mass COMPASS Helpline. COMPASS is available Monday through Friday, 9 am – 5 pm. Call us at 617-704-6264 or email us at compass@namimass.org.

Learn more about the NAMI Mass COMPASS Helpline.