Gunn Memorial Library in Washington will present a program, “Understanding Medicare Basics,” Sept. 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Licensed health insurance professional Margaret Foran Ackley will lead the program at the Wykeham Road library.

The program is designed to help individuals learn the basics of Medicare and aid in making informed health insurance decisions.

It will detail different parts of the program, eligibility requirements and enrollment windows.

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about coverage options and finding coverage that best meets their health and financial needs.

The program is appropriate for those applying for the first time or for members considering their current coverage.

Attendees will receive a copy an easy-to-use reference guide for understanding Medicare options and Medicare frequently used language.