Our Mission: Quality & Compassion.

We provide free health care and continuing medical services to uninsured adults who live or work on Johns, James or Wadmalaw Island, who make at or below $24,280 a year for a single person household (see Eligibility Guidelines for family household sizes.)

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Patients Served
Since 2008


Volunteer Doctors,
Nurses & Support


Million Given in
In-Kind Services


Patient Visits
Each Month

Recent News

  • October 11, 2018 05/29/15
    Clinic Expands Patient Outreach; How You Can Help

    Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic is poised to meet the demands of many more without health insurance in our community. The catch? Catching them. Engaging in an outreach effort to educate potential patients about BIFMC's free services, Volunteer Cynthia Cronk hits the streets. The past two …

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Upcoming Event

Fashion For A Cause Nov 9

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic will hold its first annual 'Fashion For A Cause' fundraiser, in conjunction with select boutiques and brands from Freshfields Village, including modeled designs by Lilly Pulitzer, J. McLaughlin, and Scout & Molly's Boutique. The runway event will take place on Friday, November 9th from 11 to 2 pm at The River Course at Kiawah Island Club.

Fashion For A Cause

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  • September 25, 2018 05/29/15
    How To Quit Smoking

    A recent study by the American Cancer Society found that almost half of all cancer deaths were attributed to modifiable risk factors, such as smoking. Smoking cigarettes kills more Americans than alcohol, car accidents, HIV, guns, and illegal drugs combined. While you may already know …

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