Lynne A. Valenti
Cabinet Secretary

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January 8, 2016

New Eastern Region Office Location for SHIINE

PIERRE, S.D. – The Senior Health Information and Insurance Education (SHIINE) program has moved to a new location at 3801 S. Western Ave., Ste. 105.

Appointments for individualized counseling sessions are available, as are presentations to groups and service organizations throughout South Dakota. To contact the SHIINE program for the Eastern Region, please call toll-free at 1-800-536-8197 or 605-333-3314.

The mission of SHIINE is to advocate for, inform, educate and assist people with Medicare’s services to meet their needs. SHIINE recruits and trains volunteers in each county to provide local resources and counseling to all South Dakotans about Medicare and related insurances.

SHIINE is federally funded and is operated under contract with the South Dakota Department of Social Services’ Division of Adult Services and Aging. All of SHIINE’s services are provided at no cost.

For more information on SHIINE, please visit

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