Financial Literacy

Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance (HIICAP):

The Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance Program (HIICAP) sponsored in part by Family and Children’s Association (FCA) provides seniors with free, current and objective information, counseling and advocacy services concerning healthcare coverage.  Their hotline and volunteer counselors, provide information on all aspects of health insurance including Medicare Parts A, B, C & D and EPIC. 

For further information, contact HIICAP at (516) 485-3754


Senior Financial Counseling:

The Senior Financial Counseling Program sponsored in part by Family and Children’s Association (FCA) provides seniors with information, assistance, guidance and advocacy to help older adults continue to manage their finances and maintain their independence.  Regular visits and meetings are scheduled with clients to ensure that their financial well-being is maintained allowing them to remain in their homes.  Staff and volunteers can assist with: organizing and paying bills, HUD certified reverse mortgage counseling, debt counseling and tax preparation.

For further information, contact Senior Financial Counseling at (516) 485-3425


Reverse Mortgages:

Please review the Nassau County Department of Human Services, Office for the Aging reference on Reverse Mortgages.