Shepherd's Center Services

SHIIP  The Shepherd's Center has trained volunteers available to discuss and explain Medicare, Medicare Supplements, Prescription Drug Plans and Medicare Advantage through its Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP). Volunteers are required to complete online training, attend quarterly training and volunteer at least 40 hours annually.  To become a SHIIP volunteer, complete the SHIIP Volunteer Form 

(click here) and send to la.allen@shepherdscharlotte,org

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

Transportation Services  Volunteer drivers provide rides to medical appointments.  Appointments require 5 business days advance scheduling with a Shepherd's Center employee and are not available in all Mecklenburg County zip codes.