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Can I get help to pay for my Medicare prescription drugs if I have a low income?

En español | Yes. The program that helps people with Medicare who have a low income pay for their prescription drugs is called the Extra Help program. Here's how you can apply for Extra Help:

  • Apply online at
  • Call Social Security at 800-772-1213 (TTY 800-325-0778), to apply over the phone or to request an application
  • Apply at your local Social Security office

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