Access to Health Care and Community Services
Advocates often work with individuals in identifying possible resources that may be available to a client who does not have insurance or resources. The individual may need a physician, a therapist, a caseworker, a hospital bed or medication. Individuals may be referred to sliding fee clinics. They may be eligible for a public insurance program. An affordable path to obtain needed medication may be identified. The advocates will talk with individuals and offer options that meet the expressed needs.