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Eligibility

Eligibility

  • Applicant must be a Hall County resident.
  • Household income must be at or below 150% of the federal poverty level.
  • Cannot have insurance or be eligible for Medicare, Medicaid or PeachCare.
  • Individuals with Medicare or other insurance and without dental insurance can qualify for services at the dental clinic if income and residency requirements are met.

Application Process

Applications are accepted Monday-Thursday mornings at 8:30 a.m.

Applications may be completed at Good News upon arrival or can be downloaded and printed by clicking here (medical) or here (dental).

Those applying should come in person and provide the following necessary documents:

  • Proof of Hall County residency (a bill showing name and address, etc.)
  • Proof of household income (paycheck stub for last four pay periods, unemployment income letter, DFCS letter or certified letter from person providing assistance with living expenses)
  • A picture ID
  • **Those who are homeless or living with someone who provides financial support should click here to complete the “letter of support” and have it notarized (free notaries can be found at the local library).

Obtaining an Appointment

After approval of eligibility, usually that same day if all information is provided, the individual will receive an appointment for the patient orientation class, usually within 2 weeks.

At that class the patient receives an appointment for a medical or dental visit. Immediate needs are evaluated by medical/dental staff and appointments are scheduled as available.

Patients are seen by appointment only.