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

  • November 13, 2018 05/29/15
    Volunteer Spotlight: Kiwanis Mitchell

    Each month, Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, a free clinic in Charleston, SC, shines a spotlight on one of our many exceptional volunteers. From medical staff to voluntary file clerks, BIFMC is able to provide a warm, caring and expert primary medical home to hundreds of uninsured patients. The residents …

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#GivingTuesday: Help us Fundraise on Facebook! Nov 27

Join us virtually on November 27th - Giving Tuesday - and help us raise funds to support Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic! By starting your own fundraiser on Facebook, you can increase awareness about our free clinic locally, as well as inspire friends and family across the lowcountry to give.

#GivingTuesday: Help us Fundraise on Facebook!

Charleston Cares

  • October 23, 2018 05/29/15
    How You Did It: One Staff Member’s Weight Loss Journey

    Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic regularly treats patients who experience hypertension, Type 2 Diabetes, high blood pressure and other chronic diseases associated with excess weight. Despite the recommendation to lose weight for disease management and better health outcomes, the process of adapting to a new …

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