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Medical / Medication Assistance Programs

Information from NAMI National on Free or low-cost medications provided by pharmaceutical companies patient prescription drug assistance programs.


The Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA) has helped more than three million Americans nationwide find programs that provide prescription medicines for free or nearly free. The PPA, sponsored by America's pharmaceutical research companies, is the largest private-sector effort connecting low-income, uninsured and underinsured patients to more than 475 public and private patient assistance programs, including more than 180 programs offered by pharmaceutical companies.


The Mecklenburg County Medical Society (MCMS), in the Charlotte, NC, area, founded in 1903. is a nonprofit professional society of almost 1,400 physician-members.


The Mecklenburg County Medical Society's Physicians Reach Out Program is the community physicians' response to the barriers to health care that keep Mecklenburg County's low income, uninsured residents from receiving replica rolex the best possible health care. It is based on a fair and equitable distribution of patients to volunteer physicians and other health care professionals.

The mission of Physicians Reach Out is to assure that all Mecklenburg County residents have access to efficient and effective health care.


NeedyMeds.com is a source of directory information about programs for people who need help with the cost of swiss replica watches medicine and other healthcare expenses


RxAssist offers a comprehensive database of pharmaceutical companies patient assistance programs, as well as practical tools, news, and articles so that health care professionals and patients can find the information they need.

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Online Directories


North Carolina Medical Board (NCMB)

NCMB Website www.ncmedboard.org
Look Up a Physician, Physician Assistant, or Nurse Practitioner fake watches or Nurse Practitioner">www.ncmedboard.org/find.htm

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

SAMHSA Website www.samhsa.gov
SAMHSA National Mental Health Information Center www.mentalhealth.org
State Mental Health Resources for North Carolina www.mentalhealth.org/databases/kdata.aspx?state=NC

USCITY.NET (National Website Link Directory)

uscity.net Website uscity.net
North Carolina Mental Health Directory north-carolina.uscity.net/Mental_Health

US National Library of Medicine (NLM) / National Institutes of Health (NIH)

NLM Website www.nlm.nih.gov
MedlinePlus (Health Information) www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus
MedlinePlus Directories www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/directories.html
MedlinePlus: Mental Health www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/mentalhealth.html
MedlinePlus: Child mental Health www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/childmentalhealth.html
MedlinePlus: Teen mental Health www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/teenmentalhealth.html
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The Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare www.medicare.gov
Participating Physician Directory www3.medicare.gov/Physician/Search/PhysicianSearch.asp

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Professional Organizations

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is the leading national professional medical association dedicated to treating and improving the quality of life for children, adolescents, and families affected by these disorders..


The American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. With more than 150,000 members, APA is the largest association of psychologists worldwide.

APA Website www.apa.org
APA Consumer Help Center Website helping.apa.org

The North Carolina Psychological Association (NCPA) is a professional organization designed to serve the interests of psychologists in North Carolina. NCPA advocates for psychology as a science, a profession, and a means of promoting human welfare. It provides an organized voice for psychologists and promotes high standards for the profession.


The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is a medical specialty society recognized world-wide. Its over 35,000 U.S. and international member physicians work together to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorder, including mental retardation and substance-related disorders. It is the voice and conscience of modern psychiatry. Its vision is a society that has available, accessible quality psychiatric diagnosis and treatment.


The North Carolina Psychiatric Association (NCPA) is a District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association that supports and promotes access to and delivery of quality psychiatric services to the citizens of North Carolina. It provides information about the psychiatric profession and mental illness, and it provides referrals through an 800 telephone number.

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