Retirement Information

What do I need to do?

There are a lot of decisions to make for retirement and various forms to submit to HR, NHRS, and other agencies. It can be overwhelming. Click on the Retirement Checklist image to make your life easier!


Open Enrollment for Retirees Begins in May 2, 2022
Click here for this important news, or click the link below to read this important update. You must contact HR during the month of May 2022 if you are making any changes to your insurance beginning July 1, 2022.

Click here for the 2022 Open Enrollment Notice

The new rates for July 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023 can be found in the summary of benefits and rates folder

Medicare Part D Creditable Coverage Annual Notice for 2022

October 7, 2021 - Melissa Post

Click the link below to read this important update

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Documents and Correspondence

SAU55 Email Distribution for Hampstead Retirees: Click Here to Sign Up

Additional Resources

Retirement Application Packet for Service/Vested Deferred Retirement

Applications must be completed and submitted to NHRS to apply for retirement. All required forms/copies must be submitted at least 30, but not more than 90 days prior to the effective date of retirement, which is always the first of the month.

Click here for a complete Group I (Employee and Teacher) application packet

Instructional videos:

How to File for Retirement (general overview)

How to Fill Out a Group I Application Packet

Medicare Enrollment forms:

Click here for Application for Enrollment in Part B (CMS-40B) and Request for Employment Information (CMS-L564) for those enrolling during a special enrollment period .

How do I get information on Medicare Part D (prescription drug)?