A training event for professionals who work with older adults and persons with disabilities was held today at the Oxford Civic Center. The Legal, Public Benefits, and Health Insurance Issues seminar was sponsored by the Alabama Department of Senior Services. It was one of nine events across the state addressing Medicaid and Medicare legal issues that older adults and people with disabilities might be confronted with. Area on Aging’s Director, Randall Frost said the people he serves are an important population. If you need assistance with Medicare and other health insurance issues, call the agency’s statewide hotline at 1-800-AGE-LINE. That’s 1-800-243-5463.