Have you been recently diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes?
It's not easy to hear you have diabetes. But for millions of Americans, learning about their diabetes is the first step toward feeling better and living a longer, healthier life.
Enroll in the free Living With Type 2 Diabetes Program today and learn the steps you can take to manage your diabetes.
Uninsured and/or low income? These resources can help!
We understand that it's tough out there for people with diabetes. Jobs are hard to come by and sometimes insurance coverage can be iffy. We've put together some resources to help you.
Check out our Resources For Tough Times document. Save it to your computer, print it out and use it whenever you need!
You will find information on the following:
- Prescription Drug Assistance (Online resources and programs)
- Prescription Discount Cards
- Durable Medical Equipment (strips, meters, lancets, etc.)
- Tips for Saving Money
- Community Clinics and Health Centers
- Food and Housing Assistance and Community Advocate Groups
Feel free to give us a call at 503-736-2770 if you need additional assistance.
Oregon Rx Card is a FREE statewide discount prescription assistance program allowing residents to download a FREE card, search drug pricing and locate participating pharmacies by visiting www.OregonRxCard.com.
Healthy Kids Insurance
Does your child need health care? Children in Oregon under the age of 19 are eligible for no-cost or low-cost health insurance through Healthy Kids depending upon the family's income.
Healthy Kids Insurance coverage includes:
- Medical, dental, and vision coverage
- Regular check-ups and preventative care
- Prescription medications and medical equipment
- Covers pre-existing conditions, including diabetes
This insurance is for children only.
For more information, please contact Brittini Allen at the African American Health Coalition at 503-413-1850 or email@example.com.
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