September 10, 2020

If you need to make a telephone appointment with one of our SHIP Medicare volunteers, please call

970-243-9839, OPTION 1.


If you need to speak with Volunteer and Handyman Project Manager Diane Barger, please call

970-243-9839, option 5.

For the Executive Director, please email

For Office and Senior Scholar Manager Maggie Sanders, please email

Additional Medicare phone numbers: 303-894-2946 or 1-800-Medicare.
Please see our COVID-19 Resources for Volunteers and the Public page for ways to help Mesa County and for messages from our partners and others. 
HopeWest & Hospice has URGENT NEED of face masks with the following specs:

Needed : Ear Loop Surgical Masks Latex Free

Ideally ASTM Level 3 – Filtration Efficiency of BFE 98%+

People can drop them off to HopeWest Hospice Care Center, 3050 N. 12th Street, Grand Junction Monday -Friday 8am-5pm 

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SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Assistance Project) – Are you on Medicare? Get free help with all your Medicare questions. Handyman Project – Are you elderly and/or disabled and low-income? We can help with minor home repairs. Senior Scholar Project – Do you want help children learn math, science or reading? You can tutor children in schools and other educational centers.
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Medicare Assistance:

Walk-ins welcome
on Thursday mornings
from 9 AM to 12 PM
970-243-9839 ext. 1
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for a SHIP Volunteer
Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8 AM - 4 PM
422 White Ave, Suite 090
Basement of US Bank
PO Box 1077
Grand Junction, CO 81502
Phone 970-243-9839
Fax 970-245-4808
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