Medical professional at free pharmacy providing a prescription to a patient

A Free Pharmacy for the Uninsured


If you are uninsured and struggling to pay for medications, we may be able to help.

The DuPage Dispensary of Hope is our free pharmacy program. If you are low income and uninsured including Access DuPage members, some or all of your medications may be available for free through our Wheaton based location. The DuPage Health Coalition is partnering with DuPage County to offer this service free of charge to those who qualify. You must have a valid prescription and meet program guidelines to receive medication.

DuPage Dispensary of Hope welcomes Access DuPage members, whose membership qualifies them for this program.
In one year, DuPage Dispensary of Hope supplied 2,815 free medications to 1,028 patients for a total donated value of $202,781.

Do I Qualify?

To qualify, you must meet the following guidelines:

Must be uninsured (cannot currently be enrolled in private or public insurance, including Medicare, Medicaid, employers sponsored, ACA Marketplace)
Must meet program income guidelines (See Chart)

Access DuPage members are prequalified; please present your Access DuPage card when you visit the DuPage Dispensary of Hope.

Maximum Income Guidelines (before taxes)
Family Size Monthly Income Yearly Income
1 $2,127 $25,250
2 $2,873 $34,480
3 $3,617 $43,440
4 $4,367 $52,400
5 $5,113 $61,360
6 $5,860 $70,320
Each additional person $746 $8,960

Curious about how this program works? Watch this video!