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Catholic Charities-Effingham: Diabetic Medical Program

Street:1502 E. Fayette Ave
City:Teutopolis, IL 62467
Web Page:
Phone:217-857-1481 Fax
Operating Agency:Catholic Charities
Agency Type: Private, Non-Profit
Person In Charge: Sister Carol Beckermann
Hours: M-F 8:30am-11:30am, 12:30pm-4:30pm (Closed Holidays)
Fees: N/A
Eligibility: IDHS Maximum Monthly Gross Income; uninsured, underinsured
Area Served: Cumberland, Effingham, Fayette, Jasper and Shelby counties
Ages Served: 18+
Appt. Necessary: Yes- Sr. Kathleen. Once accepted into program- Lisa Gradle 217-994-2737 to set up consultation
Handicapped accessible: Yes
About:Provides financial assistance with diabetic medications. In partnership with HSHS St. Anthony Memorial Hospital, a dietician is available on Mondays and Wednesdays by appointment for diabetic education. Catholic Charities will pay the full amount for diabetic medications as long as the patient remains in need of assistance and regularly attends educations sessions with the dietician.