Health

People have opportunities

to achieve optimal health

United Way invests in programs that ensure your neighbors have the opportunity to achieve optimal health. Your support provides access to quality healthcare, access to dental programs and nutritious food for those who do not know where they will get their next meal from.

Prescription Savings Card Program

United Way of Broward County in partnership with FamilyWize offers a FREE prescription discount program that is available to everyone. There are no age restrictions, income restrictions or limit on use. It can be used by people who do not have health insurance and for medications that are not covered by insurance plans.

Nearly 700 local pharmacies accept the FamilyWize Prescription Drug Discount Card. On average, consumers save 45% on prescriptions. 

Click here to download the discount card and utilize the widget here to see the best available prices for generic and brand name prescription drugs in real time. 

 

Health Impact

supported by United Way programs

 

 

94%

of program participants were able to access needed medical services

85.6%

special needs adults increased their healthy eating

95%

of medically needy children made progress on their health goals

Featured Success Story

Emily and Jessica

Tears streamed down Emily’s face as she hugged her mom. She was hungry, scared and confused and her mom, Jessica, was just as scared.

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