The Prescription Assistance Program, sponsored by the Middle Georgia Community Action Network and Heart of Georgia Commuity Action Council can help obtain prescription medications free of charge for uninsured residents who qualify. Counties served through Middle Georgia Action include: Houston, Jones, Lamar, Monroe, Peach, Twiggs and Upson. Through Heart of Georgia: Bleckley, Dodge, Laurens, Pulaski, Telfair, Treutlen, Wheeler and Wilcox.
A release states the program is for long-term medications only and not an immediate needs program. For guidelines and and more information, call 478-328-0333 or 1-800-422-9063 and ask for Ponda Bell or Amanda Farmer.