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Prescription Assistance Programs

Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC)

Caddo Council on Aging
1700 Buckner St, Suite 240
Shreveport, LA 71101
    Contact:    Irene Jackson
    Phone:      318-676-7900  x254
    Fax:           318-676-7911
    Email:        ijackson@caddocoa.org
    Website:   www.louisianaseniorrx.org
Notes:    If you have the burden of high prescription drug cost, the new Louisiana SenioRx program can help you obtain free or reduced
medications through drug companies.

 

Martin Luther King Health Center
827 Margaret Pl, Suite 201
Shreveport, LA 71101
    Contact:   Janet Mentesane
    Phone:      318-227-2912
    Fax:           318-227-8105
    Email:       mlkhealthcenter@bluebirdwireless.com
Notes:    Center offers free medical service and medicines for individuals managing chronic illnesses. Appointnments are required.

 

Northwest Louisiana Interfaith Pharmacy
909 Olive
Shreveport, LA 71104
Contact:  Janet Martin, Executive Director 
Phone:    318-425-3553
Email:      nlip@bellsouth.net
Notes:    Offers life sustaining medicines for those that have no other acces to free medicines on a first-come first-serve basis to needy
residents of ten Northwest LA Parishes.

 

The Pool of Siloam Medical Minisrty
4140  Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71109
    Contact:   Georgeann Luxion
    Phone:     318-631-2212
    Email:      thepoolofsiloam@bellsouth.net

    Website:  poolofsiloam.org

Notes:    Offers life sustaining medicines for those that have no other acces to free medicines on a first-come first-serve basis to needy residents of ten Northwest LA Parishes.

 

Chronic Disease Fund, Inc.
Phone:      877-968-7233
Website:   www.cdfund.org

Health Well Foundation
Phone:      800-675-8416
Website:   www.healthwellfoundation.com

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)
Phone:      800-955-4572
Website:   www.leukemia-lymphoma.org

 

My Medicare Matters
Phone: 1-800-MEDICARE (633-4227)
Website: www.mymedicarematters.org

National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
Phone:          203-744-0100
Vmail Only:  800 999-6673
Website: www.rarediseases.org

NeedyMeds, Inc.
P.O. Box 219
Gloucester, MA 01931
Website:  www.needymeds.org
Notes:    NeedyMeds is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit with the mission of helping people who cannot afford medicine or health care costs. The information at NeedyMeds is available anonymously and free of charge.

Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPARx)
Phone:      888-4PPA-NOW (477-2669)
Website:   www.pparx.org
Notes:     Celgene provides financial support to PPARx-an organization that helps patients who don't have a prescription drug plan and cannot afford their medicine. 

Patient Access Network Foundation (PANF)
Phone:      866-316-PANF (316-7263)
Website:  
www.panfoundation.org
Notes:     Helps thousands of underinsured patients afford the copayments for their cancer or chronic disease medications.  Patients or their advocates can apply for assistance by calling 1-866-316-7263 or start the application process online

Patient Advocate Foundation, Co-Pay Relief
Phone:       866-512-3861
Website:    www.copays.org
Notes:     The Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) Co-Pay Relief Program (CPR) currently provides direct financial support to insured patients, including Medicare Part D beneficiaries, who must financially and medically qualify to access pharmaceutical co-payment assistance. The program offers personal service to all patients through the use of call counselors; personally guiding patients through the enrollment process.

Patient Services Incorporated (PSI)
Phone:       800-366-7741
Website:     www.uneedpsi.org
Notes:    Patient Services is the ground breaking premium and co-payment assistance foundation for the chronically ill.  Patient Services offers bilingual services.

RxAssist
Phone:       401-729-3284
Website:   www.rxassit.org
Notes:     Patient assistance programs are run by pharmaceutical companies to provide free medications to people who cannot afford to buy their medicine.  RxAssist offers a comprehensive database of these patient assistance programs, as well as practical tools, news, and articles so that health care professionals and patients can find the information they need. All in one place.