Upcoming Events!



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

To make an appointment, please call the Council on Aging of Buncombe County

(828) 277-8288

Goodwill Training Center

1616 Patton Avenue, Asheville

Wednesdays, January 8, 15, 22, & 29

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Weaverville First Baptist Church

63 North Main Street, Weaverville

Thursday, January 9

9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Senior Opportunity Center

36 Grove Street, Asheville

Wednesday, January 15

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

YMCA - Ferguson

31 Westridge Market Place, Candler

Thursday, January 16

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Disability Partners

108 New Leicester Highway, Asheville

Friday, January 24

2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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

Call us:

(828) 277-8288


9:00 AM-4:30 PM

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