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Drug Assistance Program

Supervisor: Barbara Rahiem, R.N., B.S.N.

The Drug Assistance Program is a program designed to help citizens get the prescription drugs needed to sustain active life. The program offers aid to citizens who have no insurance, are not covered by Medicaid and are not covered by Medicare D.

The Marion County Drug Assistance Program helps more than 4,000 clients a month and receives drugs from more than 50 different drug manufacturers.


  • Be a client of the Marion County Health Department

  • Be referred by a department physician

  • Meet annual income criteria of: $19,000 (Single) or $31,000 (Family)

How to Apply:

  • For application information call (352) 629-0137 Ext. 2023


  • Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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