Health

You can’t do it alone. The Christian life was not meant to be lived on your own. We need a community around us who knows us on a personal level.We believe in joining together to encourage each other when we have seasons of health issues.

Antone Tannehill Good Samaritan Free Clinic

420 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-844-3733

Fax: 662-844-3453

Serves Lee County residents, birth-65yrs, who need primary health care, who are employed or temporarily unemployed, and who do not have or can’t afford health insurance/do not receive VA/ or disability benefits.

CATCH Kids

P.O. Box 796, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-377-2194

Fax: 662-377-2374

Makes comprehensive high quality health care accessible and available to children, birth-18yrs., who have barriers getting needed care. Treatment of acute and chronic illness and prevention.

NMMC – Diabetes Assistance Fund

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801 662-377-2194

1-800-THE-DESK Fax: 662-377-2069

Provides supplies and self-management training for persons with diabetes who have inadequate financial resources to improve their quality of life and decreases preventable hospital admissions for the service area.

NMMC – Hospice Patient Assistance Fund

422A President Ave.,, Tupelo, MS 38801 662-377-3612

1-800-852-1610

Provides a specialized program of care emphasizing the management of pain and other symptoms associated with terminal illness. Work with the family as well as the patient to help each person live each day as fully and meaningfully as possible.

NMMC – Camp Breathe Ezzze

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801

Teaches in a camp setting children with asthma how to manage their condition and reduce hospitalization and improve school attendance.

NMMC – Cancer Patient Fund

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801

Provides help with medications, transportation, and nutritional supplements to indigent cancer patients in need.

NMMC – Heart Patient Fund 662-377-3158

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801 Fax: 662-377-3460

Provides assistance to NMMC heart patients and their families. These needs may include medication, clothing, and/or medical supplies for those who are uninsured.

NMMC – Social Work Fund 662-377-3158

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801 Fax: 662-377-3460

Provides assistance to NMMC patients and their families whose needs can’t be met by other patient care funds or by community resources. These needs may include medication, clothing, and/or medical supplies for those who are uninsured.

Regional Rehabilitation Center 662-842-1891

615 Pegram Drive, Tupelo, MS 38801 Fax: 662-840-0941

A long-term outpatient, therapeutic rehabilitation center that provides speech/language therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, audio logical services and early intervention services to the pediatric and geriatric population. Services are provided until maximum benefit is received at no charge to the client or his insurance company.

Women First 662-842-5725

215 North Gloster, Suite D, Tupelo, MS 38804 Fax: 662-842-5739

With a commitment to educate, inform, and empower women’s lives, this organization offers support groups for breast cancer and fibromyalgia patients, community awareness programs, a casserole ministry, and resource library