Medical, Healthcare, Insurance, Pharmacy

 


Medicare Savings Plan

Agency of Aging - Choices Program

One Long Wharf Drive

New Haven, CT  06511

(203) 785-8533

Program that pays for your Medicare Part B premium and depending on one’s income, will pay for your copays to doctors, labs, hospital, and low income prescription program.

 

Connecticut Dental Health Partnerships

1-866-420-2924

Getting dental care with your gray CONNECT card.

 

CT Mission of Mercy

Free Dental Clinic

(860) 863-5940

www.cfdo.org

Clinics that provide free dental care to the underserved and uninsured.

 

Yale New Haven Shoreline Medical Center

111 Goose Lane

Guilford, CT 06437

(203) 453-7123

www.ynhh.org/shoreline

Satellite Emergency Services

 

Wal-Mart Pharmacy

Wal-Mart Pharmacy offers an extensive list of generic medications available for $4.00 each. The list is available on line at www.walmart.com, once on the main page, click on the pharmacy link.

 

Target Pharmacy

Target Pharmacy offers an extensive list of generic medications available for $4.00 each. The list is available online at www.target.com, once on the main page, click on the pharmacy link.

 

Disabled Children’s Relief Fund

(516) 377-1605

www.dcrf.com

Provides eligible disabled children with equipment, prosthesis and rehabilitative services. Preference given to applicants that benefit physically.

 

Cancer Care

Co-pay Assistance

1-866-552-6729

www.cancercare.org

Copay assistance helps people afford (---) copays for chemo therapy medications.

 

CancerCare

Counseling

1-800-813-HOPE (4673)

www.cancercare.org

Counseling Professional social workers to help cope with the loss of a loved one to cancer. Free counseling and support groups.

 

 

CancerCare

Wig Assistance

(203) 854-9911

1-800-813-HOPE

www.cancercare.org

Wigs provided free of charge for women in cancer treatment.

 

State of Connecticut

Department of Social Service

50 Humphrey Street

New Haven, CT  06511-1002

1-855-578-4515

www.ct.gov/dss

State agency that administer programs such as:

·         Food Stamps

·         Child Care

·         Rehabilitation Services

·         Title 19

·         Child Support Enforcement

·         Services to the Elderly

·         Husky

·         Housing Programs

·         Financial Assistance

(Applicants must meet income and asset guidelines)

You must apply online at www.connect.ct.gov or Through Access Health by calling 1-855-805-4325

 

 

Katie Beckett Waiver Program-DSS

25 Sigourney Street

Hartford, CT  06105

1-500-445-5394

(860) 424-4904

Waiver designed to provide access to Medicaid coverage for children with disabilities or complex medical needs whose family are (---) for Medicaid.

 

Home Care Program for Elders

1-800-445-5394

State of Connecticut - Department of Social Service

www.dss.state.ct.us/svc/chcpe/eligibility.htm

Program that provides services to assist individuals to stay at home instead of going into a Nursing Homes. Applicant must meet guidelines.

 

Center of Medicare Advocacy– 1-800-262-4414

 

Medicare

1-800-633-4227

www.medicare.gov

 

Family and Medical Leave Act

www.dol.gov

 

Safe Haven Act for Newborns

1-800-842-2288 or INFOline 2-1-1

A program that allows a parent to voluntarily give up custody of an infant, age 31 days or younger, to the Nursing Staff at any Emergency Room.

 

Medicare Savings Program

 

New Dates for Medicare Open Enrollment

 

Every year you have a chance to change your choice of Medicare Advantage or Medicare Prescription Drug coverage for the following year.

 

The dates have been changed to allow for changes before the holiday season. The new dates are October 15 to December 7.

 Should you need assistance in choosing a plan, please contact the Agency on Aging at (203) 785-8533 and speak with a Choice Counselor.

 

Connecticut Statewide Respite Care Program

1-800-356-5502 or 1-800-994-9422

Offering day or overnight relief for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s or related Dementia. Pays up to variable amounts per family per year.

 

Area Agency of Aging

Choices Program

One Long Wharf Drive

New Haven, CT  06511

(203) 785-8533

www.aoapartnerships.org

Assist elderly persons with Medicare coverage and healthcare options, community outreach, information and referral. Services address Adult Day Centers, Housing, Transportation, Elder Abuse and Exploitation, Nutrition, and Legal Matters.

 

Yale-New Haven Hospital Dental Services

For Appointments:

Adult Dental Center:  (203) 688-2464

Pediatric Dental Center: (203) 688-3000

 

Hamden Dental Center

Adults: (203) 230-3431

Pediatrics: (203) 230-3434

 

Lipitor $4.00 Monthly Copay Coupon

To help you stay on track with LIPITOR, Pfizer has developed Lipitor For You. By signing up for the program, eligible patients may get the LIPITOR $4 Co-Pay Card to save on LIPITOR at a local participating pharmacy or choose to receive direct delivery of their prescription at no additional cost. Terms and conditions apply. Find out if you are eligible - click here  

 

Shoreline Collaborative for Youth