Panama City Beach
Prescription Assistance Program


What is the Prescription Assistance Program (PAP)?

  • The PAP is a program that helps you get your prescription medications when you can’t afford to purchase them.
  • The PAP helps you find out if you qualify for free medicine and then helps you submit the correct forms to pharmaceutical companies.

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Who can qualify for the Prescription Assistance Program?

  • Anyone with a valid prescription written by his or her physician.
  • Anyone who meets the income requirements of the pharmaceutical company that makes the medication.

PAP Office

How can I find out if I qualify?          

  • Patients are seen by appointment only.
  • Call the program office to schedule an interview appointment at:

               St. Andrews - (850) 215-0616                     Deerpoint Lake - (850) 265-8266

What will I need to bring to my appointment?

  • Valid current written prescription from your medical provider
  • Administrative fee (cash or check)
  • Picture ID
  • Proof of income documents (IRS Tax Return, Pay Stubs)

What are the Prescription Assistance Program administrative fees?

  • $9 charge for each individual prescription up to a $35 maximum fee for prescriptions brought in on the same day

What kind of payment is accepted?

  • Cash, Personal Check or Money Order
  • No credit cards

Cash, money order and check

Where is the Prescription Assistance Program Located?

Visit us by appointment only at:

  1. St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church - 1608 Baker Court, Panama City, Florida
  2. Deerpoint Lake Assembly of God Church - 3317 New Church Rd., Panama City, Florida
  3. Bay County Health Department After Hours Clinic - 597 West 11th Street, Panama City, Florida 

The Prescription Assistance Program is brought to you through a partnership of the Bay County Health Department After Hours Clinic, Knology, the St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church and the Deerpoint Lake Assembly of God.

BCHD, Knology, S.T. Andrews Episcopal Church, Deerpoint Lake Assembly of God

These links are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the Florida Department of Health of any of the products, services or opinions of the corporation or organization or individual. The Florida Department of Health bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links. Contact the external site for answers to questions regarding its content.

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Discount drug card information:

Florida Discount Drug Card Link (Opens in a new window)

Florida Discount Drug Card

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Information on Prescription Assistance Programs:

Needy Meds Link (Opens in a new window)


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Low Cost or Free Medication Programs:

Walmart Pharmacy Link (Opens in a new window)

$4 Generic Medications – 30 day supply

Target Pharmacy Link (Opens in a new window

$4 Generic Medications – 30 day supply

Publix Pharmacy Link (Opens in a new window)

Free Antibiotic Medication

KMart Pharmacy Link (Opens in a new window)

90 Supply of Low Cost, Generic Medications

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