Free Clinic Eligibility

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic (BIFMC), a free clinic in Charleston, SC, is a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization that provides continuing primary health care to uninsured adults who live or work on Johns, James & Wadmalaw Island or Folly Beach. To determine income eligibility, an example would be a single person household with an annual income of $35,055 or less (the gross income level increases by $11,930 per each additional family member.) To qualify for our free healthcare, you must:

Documents You Will Need to Provide Us

To establish yourself as a patient, you will need to provide The Free Clinic with the following information:

Prepare for Your Visit

Before you schedule an appointment, you will need to Download and Complete Our Patient Application and bring it with you to the free clinic:

  • New Patient Instructions
  • Medical History Form
  • Consent for Treatment
  • Patient Application

If we determine you are not eligible for our free healthcare services, we can direct you to other free patient care clinics throughout the Charleston area. For a national Volunteers In Medicine directory, click here.

Download and Complete Our Patient Application