Medical Bill Assistance


Local Help with Medical Bills

Most of us know that local organizations

are normally able to offer help with medical bills. Contacting them for their assistance may make you feel more comfortable than someone out of state. They also are more familiar with local resources that you might be entitled to.

Some programs are sponsored by nonprofit organizations that have a charitable mission in your community. Other programs are provided by churches through local health clinics.

See what resources are available in your state:

Alabama Montana
Alaska Nebraska
Arizona Nevada
Arkansas New Hampshire
California New Jersey
Colorado New Mexico
Connecticut New York
Delaware North Carolina
District of Columbia North Dakota
Florida Ohio
Georgia Oklahoma
Hawaii Oregon
Idaho Pennsylvania
Illinois Rhode Island
Indiana South Carolina
Iowa South Dakota
Kansas Tennessee
Kentucky Texas
Louisiana Utah
Maine Vermont
Maryland Virginia
Massachusetts Washington
Michigan West Virginia
Minnesota Wisconsin
Mississippi Wyoming

Help with medical bills is often a local program of nonprofit organizations and human services agencies operated by the county or local municipality. There are multiple ways that you can receive assistance.

For one, you just might be able to receive some financial assistance. It is foolish to think that a government grant or some other bailout will cover all of your medical bills. There are however potential dollars available to help you cover some of your expenses.

Some local governments provide financial help with medical bills through nonprofit organizations that serve the poor. These organizations employ counselors that help you evaluate your financial needs and determine whether you qualify for financial assistance.

To begin the process, see what agencies serve your state. Since funding is limited and on a first-come, first served basis in most cases, you should make sure that you contact them without delay.