Check back regularly for the most updated list of upcoming Charleston-area free health care events.

Limited Time:

October 1st, 2018 – February 7, 2019, M-F 4:30 – 7:00pm: Free Dental Screenings at James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine. Senior students at the College of Dental Medicine will perform limited dental screenings to find patients for a dental licensing exam. If your needs match the exam requirements, you may receive free dental work at no cost. No appointments necessary, free parking at 29 Bee Street. For more information, call 843-876-1964 or e-mail


Roper St. Francis Research and Innovation Center: Free memory assessments as an Alzheimer’s disease research initiative. Schedule a free memory assessment at Roper St. Francis by calling 843-724-2302.

Roper St. Francis Free Health Classes: Click here for upcoming programs.

Palmetto Community Care: Free, confidential testing for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis) at their North Charleston office. Results can be delivered in 20 minutes. Testing hours are 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday with extended testing hours until 6 p.m. on Wednesday. No appointment necessary. Learn more here.

Pet Health Care: Pet health is important, too! Learn more about no or low-cost pet health care events via Pawmetto Lifeline or the Charleston Animal Society.

Need a Charleston area free primary care clinic? Find out if you are eligible at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic or Check Additional listings here.

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic is a free clinic in Charleston, SC, that provides free medical care to eligible patients, just like any family practitioner or internist. The Free Clinic serves uninsured adults living at or below 200 % of the Federal poverty level who live or work on Johns, Wadmalaw or James Islands. You can follow us on FacebookTwitterInstagram and YouTube.