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Lowering Prescription Costs
Shiawassee United Way offers FamilyWize Prescription Discount Cards to EVERY citizen of Shiawassee County. This card offers price discounts on prescriptions not covered by insurance. Learn More!
211 is also accessible on the internet at www.centralmichigan211.org
The Shiawassee Hunger Network is a collaboration of 16 food pantries throughout Shiawassee County. Learn More!
Do 1 Thing is a 12-month program that makes it easy for you to prepare yourself, your family, and your community for emergencies or disasters. Learn More