Upcoming Events!



Meet with a Benefits Enrollment Specialist for a consultation at no cost.

Currently, due to the COVID-19 situation, all public events

have been postponed.


Phone appointments are available.

To make an appointment,

please call the Council on Aging of Buncombe County

(828) 277-8288

Items to Bring to Your Appointment

  • Proof of identity (for example: driver’s license, passport, Social Security card)

  • Proof of NC residence (for example: utility bills, lease agreement, voter registration card)

  • Birth certificate or other proof of citizenship/alien status

  • Employment and income information (for example: paystubs, W-2 forms, wage and tax statements)

  • Current financial statements from other sources of family income, such as social security, retirement benefits or pensions, veterans benefits, SSI, child support, or other sources

  • Most recent financial statements from financial institutions (such as bank statements)

  • Your Social Security card

  • Your Medicare card

  • Copies of all medical and life insurance policies

  • List of all cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, etc. that you or anyone in your household own, including the year, make, and model for each item

  • A list of all the real property you own

  • For applicants who are not U.S. citizens, proof of residency status

T: (828) 277-8288

F: (828) 277-8299


9:00 AM-4:30 PM


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