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United Way Celebrates $165k in Prescription Savings for 1163 Rutland County Residents through SingleCare

Partnership with SingleCare delivers significant savings on prescription medications through its free, easy to use prescription savings card

(Rutland County, VT) – January 10, 2022 – United Way of Rutland County (UWRC) today highlighted that 1163 unique Rutland County residents saved a total of $165,025.20 on their prescription medications in 2021, thanks to SingleCare, the prescription savings service that is helping millions of people lead healthier lives by providing access to lower prices on prescriptions.

For 15 years, SingleCare’s sister brand FamilyWize, has partnered with United Way Worldwide to help people learn how to reduce the cost of their prescription medications. The free SingleCare savings card can help people immediately save up to 80% on prescription medications and can be used with or without insurance. SingleCare partners with the country’s leading pharmacy brands, covering 35,000 pharmacies nationwide. There is no eligibility or registration required.

“During these challenging times, no one should ever have to choose between putting food on the table or taking their prescription medication,” said Ashley Bride of UWRC. “That’s why United Way formed a partnership with SingleCare. Their free prescription savings card can reduce the cost of prescriptions for anyone who uses it. It’s an extremely valuable resource for everyone, regardless of their financial situation.”

“Now more than ever, it’s critical for people to be able to access affordable prescription medications without feeling the financial burden of the high cost of medicine,” said Vilmarie Gilliam, Vice President of Partnerships at SingleCare. “SingleCare is committed to helping people access savings so they can continue to afford, and adhere to, their prescription medications.”

To take advantage of the savings that SingleCare offers, Rutland County residents can pick up a card at one our partner agencies (LINK), print a card from SingleCare.com, request a card be mailed to them from [email protected] or 802-773-7477, or download the free SingleCare app. For other types of help and additional resources, consumers can call their local 211 or visit 211.org.

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About SingleCare

SingleCare is a free prescription savings service that provides consistently low prices to improve access and adherence to medication. It handles hundreds of thousands of prescriptions per day and is helping millions of people across the U.S. save a significant amount of money on their prescriptions. Through a combination of innovative technology and direct contracts with pharmacies, SingleCare allows consumers to access prescription savings at pharmacies near them via the mobile app or discount cards available on SingleCare.com. SingleCare partners with the country’s leading pharmacy brands, covering 35,000 pharmacies nationwide. SingleCare is headquartered in Boston with offices in New York City, greater Philadelphia and West Palm Beach, Fla. For more information, visit singlecare.com or download SingleCare on iOS or Android.