HealthQuest is a licensed non-profit pharmacy that provides free prescriptions to residents of Union, Anson, Stanly, Lancaster and Chesterfield counties who cannot afford prescriptions for their chronic medical conditions.

What we do

HealthQuest helps people without prescription insurance or other reimbursement and who are without funds to buy maintenance medications. HealthQuest provides monthly medications for conditions such as high blood pressure, depression, high cholesterol, diabetes and many others. Controlled substances and narcotics are not available

771,000 Prescriptions – $113 Million

Since opening in 1999, HealthQuest has distributed more than 771,000 prescriptions with a retail value of more than $110 million. Last year, HealthQuest distributed more than 37,000 prescriptions valued at over $8.8 million.

Our Clients

Clients receive an average of 4.8 prescriptions each month with a value of $745 and pay only a $20 administrative fee, regardless of the cost of their prescriptions.
HealthQuest screens potential clients by appointment, and registered pharmacists dispense medications one evening each week.


Adults in Union, Anson and Stanly counties in North Carolina and Lancaster and Chesterfield counties in South Carolina with no prescription coverage are eligible for HealthQuest services. Household income must be less than 200 percent of the federal poverty level, and potential clients must complete an eligibility application prior to acceptance.

Please call for an eligibility screening appointment at (704) 226-2050 Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Walk-ins are not accepted. Prescription pickups are on Monday from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

37,704 Prescriptions

We filled over 37,000 prescriptions during 2018.

$8.8 Million

We dispensed over 8 million dollars worth of medication in 2018 to people who need it most.

9,836 Client Visits

In 2018 HealthQuest had 9,836 client visits and helped them get the care and medicine they needed.


You can help HealthQuest all throughout the year by  donating to or volunteering in our cause. We rely on our volunteers to help make a difference in the lives of residents. All donations are tax-deductible! Your contributions allow HealthQuest to purchase much needed medications for our clients.

HealthQuest is able to leverage each $1.00 in contributions to $18.76 of medications!


We’re always listening.
Fill out the form or use the contact info below to get in touch with us.


Race forms, donations, and/or contributions can be mailed to:

415 E. Franklin Street
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 226-2050 Phone
(704) 226-0712 Fax
Email: [email protected]

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Heather L. Horne

Executive Director

Jackie Gaskins

Administrative Assistant