Sponsored Services

Through the generosity of our donors we are able to provide our lifesaving services through sponsored My MedicAlert services for individuals who may be facing financial hardship.

Eligibility Requirements

  • A completed MedicAlert enrollment form

  • A brief statement from the individual requesting the sponsorship, or one of the following, attesting to your inability to afford the service fees so we can make an informed decision.
    - Doctor (physician’s prescription pad is acceptable)
    - Nurse or school nurse
    - Social or case worker
    - Homeless shelter   

  • ONE of the following proofs of hardship/income:

    State or federal government public assistance program such as:
    - Copy of your Medicaid Card
    - Copy of your MediCal Card (if California based)
    - Copy of your food stamp program assistance
    - Copy of your SSD (Social Security Disability) or SSI (Supplemental Security Income)

Please mail to Sponsored Services, c/o MedicAlert® Foundation
2323 Colorado Ave., Turlock, CA  95382 or use our secured fax at 209-417-3762

Program Limitations: As a nonprofit organization, MedicAlert Foundation reserves the right to modify this program to assure fairness in its implementation as well as adequate annual funding.  Although MedicAlert Foundation’s intent is to extend sponsored services to anyone who needs our emergency medical information service but cannot afford it, the number of memberships sponsored annually must be limited to the resources available from donations received on behalf of this program.