Local and National Programs
The Local Programs at World Medical Relief are for low-income, uninsured, and under-insured people living in the state of Michigan. The National Programs are for organizations who need help in the United States. We would love to try and get you the help you need. Please download the application you need and follow the instructions carefully. After you complete the application, please email your application to GetHelpLocal@worldmedicalrelief.org
Organizations requesting assistance locally and nationally may apply with Application C. Click on the PDF symbol to get started.
Affordable Prescription Program (for eligible low-income people in Michigan)
Established in 1966, this program provides prescription medicines to financially qualified individuals, age 18 and older living in Michigan. The program is for people who are uninsured or under-insured. After an application process, eligible clients can receive prescriptions through our state-licensed pharmacy. Prescriptions are then either sent directly to their home or picked up in person. There is a handling fee of $8.30 per prescription, plus $4.50 postage* if mailed to the home. Call us for more information: (313)866-5333 (see below for the flyers).
* Actual shipping fee depends on your location - call to receive your exact shipping fee
Medical Supply Service (for individual clients in Metro Detroit)
By working closely with other non-profits in our community, we are able to provide a variety of medical supplies to people in need. These supplies include dressings, kerlix bandages, gloves, and liquid nutritional supplements. We also have adult diapers, pull-ups, and bed-pads available. There is a small handling fee for the service.
Durable Medical Equipment Program (for individual clients in Metro Detroit)
This program enables low-income clients to obtain items such as canes, walkers, hospital beds, over-the-bed tables, and tub benches. To take part in the program, clients must have the ability to pick up their medical equipment from our Southfield warehouse. There is a handling fee for DME.
Blanket Relief Program (Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb County)
Working with over 60 homeless shelters and agencies assisting families in need, we distribute free twin size blankets, hygiene kits, and baby blankets. The blanket program runs prior to the winter season in November and December. Hygiene kits are available year-round. Agencies interested in the program may contact World Medical Relief's local program manager at GetHelpLocal@worldmedicalrelief.org.
Affordable Diabetes Program (for eligible low-income people in Michigan)
The Diabetes Program is a subset of the Affordable Prescriptions Program. The program provides low-cost diabetes prescriptions, diabetes supplies, and education to help clients with their diabetes. After an application process, eligible clients can receive prescriptions through our state-licensed pharmacy. If you have any questions about the program, please reach out to GetHelpLocal@worldmedicalrelief.org.