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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides a website and information helpline with resources for people who are unable to afford medicine or health care costs.
MissionNeedyMeds educates and empowers those seeking affordable healthcare. was founded in 1997 by a physician and social worker when they learned that many health care consumers had no way to pay for their medicine and were not covered by public or private insurance. NeedyMeds was designated an IRS 501(c)3 non-profit corporation in 2003.
LocationOut of State
Geographic AreaNationwide, Statewide
Facility/ADA AccessNo
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website to search for programs and download or print any application forms.
Intake RequirementsA valid prescription may be required to provide income and physician authorization.
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPeople who are uninsured, under-insured, ineligible for public benefits, or cannot afford their medications.
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Helpline; EST)
Contact Information
Contact's NameAlanna Flanagan
Contact's PositionOffice Manager and Fulfillment
Contact's Phone(978) 281-6666
Physical Site Address 150 Whittemore St
Physical Site City, State, ZipGloucester, MA 01931
Mailing Address 1PO Box 219
Mailing City, State, ZipGloucester, MA 01931
Main Phone1-800-503-6897 (Toll-Free Helpline)
Fax(206) 260-8850
Director Information
Director's NameDr. Richard Sagall, MD
Director's PositionPresident
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered12/19/2005
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: NeedyMeds
Affiliated Programs: NeedyMeds
Affiliated Services: Prescription Assistance - NeedyMeds