Programs Info

Type 1 Diabetes Awareness

Raising awareness for Type 1 Diabetes, correcting misconceptions, & bringing unity to the type 1 community

 

Patient Assistance Programs 

*Make sure you know the manufacturer of your insulin, there are several programs.  Click on the name and you will be automatically redirected to the webpage.

*If anyone knows of more Patient Assistance Programs that are not listed here, if a link no longer works, or if a program listed here does not help, please use the Contact tab at the top & let us know.

I have come across many websites with a list of programs that provide assistance but many of the links no longer work or are outdated.  This list is up-to-date and if applicable, there is directions next to the link which will give specific directions how to get the product/assistance.  As mentioned earlier, if a link no longer works, or if a program listed does not help, please use the Contact tab at the top & let us know so this page can be updated accordingly. 

Patient Assistance Programs for Insulin

Lilly  

Sanofiaventis 

Novo Nordisk

Apidra

 

Patient Assistant Programs for Supplies

The BD Insulin Syringe Assist Program 

 

Inexpensive Blood Glucose Meters & Test Strips

Walmart ReliOn Prime Blood Glucose Meter $16.24  

Walmart ReliOn Prime Blood Glucose Test Strip, 50ct $9.00

ReliOn Diabetes Products ~ Inexpensive Diabetes Products available at Walmart 

 

Free Blood Glucose and/or Ketone Meter

Abbott Precision Xtra Blood Glucose & Ketone Monitoring System ~ Free by calling 888-522-5226 & say “other”.  Please note one type of test strip is needed for blood glucose testing & another type of test strip is needed for ketone testing.  Sometimes a pharmacy may not have the Abbott Precision Xtra Blood KETONE Test Strips in stock but they may be able to order them.  To order them tell the pharmacy this number – NDC # 57599-0745-01 (NDC = National Drug Code).  To find out where to get Abbott products click here.

Nova Max Blood Glucose & Ketone Monitoring System ~ Sometimes a pharmacy may not have the Nova Max Blood KETONE Test Strips in stock but they may be able to order them.  To order them tell the pharmacy this number – NDC # 08548048607 (NDC = National Drug Code)

 

Programs for those with Insulin Pumps

Medtronic Financial Assistance Program ~ Click on Financial Assistance.

 

Free Blood Glucose Meter and/or Test Strips

FreeStyle Meter & Test Strips 

 

Test Strip Programs

FreeStyle Promise Program

Accu-Chek Patient Assistance Program ~ You must be a qualified, registered patient at one of the identified clinics in order to receive the products.  Click the link to find a clinic location.

 

Lancets

Walmart ReliOn 33G Micro Thin Lancets, 100ct $3.74

 

Pharmacy Discount Cards/Prescription Drug Coupons

FreeDrugCard.us – Diabetes Prescription Drug Coupons

 

Software

Accu-Check Connect tool kit ~ $15 max co-pay with insurance (not valid with Medicare/Medicaid, $15 max co-pay with insurance does not apply if you live in MA, for CASH PAYING customers you will get $20 off a box of 50 test strips or $40 off a box of 100 test strips regardless of the state you live in)

 

Type 1 Information ~ The toolkits come via electronic copy unless you email JDRF and ask for a hard copy.

Adult Type 1 Toolkit

Adult Type 1 Toolkit Newly Diagnosed