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Help is never more than one phone call away. To simplify the process of getting help, United Way and the State of Connecticut support a free, statewide helpline. 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember 3-digit toll-free phone number that connects you to vital resources and services in your community. Professional caseworkers are available to answer questions, provide information, and direct you to the help you need 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The United Way 2-1-1 database can also be searched online at www.211ct.org.

Prescription Assistance

FamilyWize Prescription Drug Discount cards are available to help people afford their medications. These cards are similar to insurance in that they are shown to a pharmacist who then offers a discount. The card is good for several years and an entire family can use it, even if members have different last names.

Click here to download your free FamilyWize Discount Prescription Card.

Follow these EASY steps to start saving on your prescriptions today.

  1. Print your card and take it to any local participating pharmacy. (See list below)
  2. Present your card with your valid prescription.
  3. The pharmacist will apply the discount.

No Printer? No Problem!

Contact your local United Way of Greater Waterbury by calling 203.757.9855. Or write down the following information, present it to your pharmacist and the discounts will be applied.

Member ID: 080109
Group ID: 39600
BIN: 610194
Pharmacy Phone Number: 877-HELP-977
Members: 866-810-3784

Prescription Drug Savings Plan

It's Free

This is a free resource from the FamilyWize community service partnership. Use this FamilyWize card to start saving money on your prescription drugs today.

It's Easy

Simply present your card and prescription to a participating pharmacy to obtain the discounted price. You always receive the lower of the discounted price or pharmacy's retail price.

How Much You Save

This card can save you and your family an average of up to 30% or more on 8 out of 10 prescriptions. Visit www.familywize.org to see the discounted price of medications using this card.

No Restrictions

Use your card as often as you need, for any prescription, for everyone in your family. There is no income limit, age requirement, eligibility or registration required.

$100 Million in Savings

The goal of this community partnership is to reduce the cost of medicine for children, families and individuals with no prescription drug coverage by $100. FamilyWize cards are being distributed free of charge nationwide by participating United Ways, community and faith-based organizations, county agencies, doctors, businesses, some pharmacies, and individuals like you. The discounts and savings are provided voluntarily by the more than 53,000 participating.

This Is Not Health Insurance

Discounts are provided by and available only at participating pharmacies. For a complete list of participating pharmacies, visit www.familywize.org.

Below is a list of participating pharmacies in the 10-town United Way of Greater Waterbury Service area. Additional local pharmacies are coming on board daily so we encourage you to check with your local pharmacy if you do not find them on this list. (Feel free to let us know if your pharmacy is participating & you do not find them here!)

Canfield Corner Pharmacy
Woodbury, CT

Costco Pharmacy

CVS Pharmacy
Cheshire, CT (all locations) / Prospect, CT / Southbury, CT / Waterbury, CT

Della Pietra Pharmacy
Waterbury, CT

Rite Aid Pharmacy
Cheshire, CT / Waterbury, CT (all locations) / Watertown, CT / Wolcott, CT

ShopRite Pharmacy
Waterbury, CT

Stop & Shop Pharmacy
Cheshire, CT / Waterbury, CT (all locations) / Watertown, CT

Target Pharmacy
Waterbury, CT

Walgreens Pharmacy
Southbury, CT / Waterbury, CT (all locations) Waterbury Pharmacy, Waterbury, CT

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