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Lyon County


Medicare Open Enrollment - Fall 2023

Medicare open enrollment occurs between October 15 and December 7 each year. For the 2023 open enrollment season, appointments will be in-person at the Lyon County Extension office.

All appointments will take place in the Extension Office Meeting Room. To access the meeting room, please use the door on the east side of the Extension Office. If you are unable to attend an in-person appointment, please contact Melody Garcia or Travis Carmichael to discuss alternative options.

To schedule an appointment with a SHICK Counselor, please call the Lyon County Extension Office at (620) 341-3220

Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas (SHICK) Partner

K-State Research and Extension partners with the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services to bring free, confidential, unbiased assistance to Medicare beneficiaries and their families.

SHICK Counselors


Travis Carmichael
Horticulture & Community Development
Extension Agent
Email: trcarmic@ksu.edu
PH: (620) 341-3220


Melody Garcia
Family and Community Wellness
Extension Agent
Email: melodyg@ksu.edu 
PH: (620) 341-3220