Shepherd's Center Services

Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) 

The Shepherd's Center has trained volunteers available to discuss and explain Medicare, Medicare Supplements, Prescription Drug Plans and Medicare Advantage through its SHIIP. Volunteers are required to complete online training, attend quarterly training and volunteer at least 40 hours annually.  To become a SHIIP volunteer, call us 704-365-1995 or email at 

Tax Filing Assistance Program: 

Shepherd's Center partners with AARP from February to April annually to provide tax filing assistance.

Please call to make an appointment - 704-365-1995.

Essential Transportation Services: 

Volunteer drivers provide rides to medical appointments and other essential needs.  Transportation is available within all Mecklenburg County zip codes. For more information, call 704-365.1995.