About Financial Assistance
This office offers Financial Assistance for permanent Vermont residents through two routes: Homestead/Renter Rebate, and Financial Hardship. These cover in-office Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Treatments only (Adult and Pediatric). Eligibility must be confirmed PRIOR to your scheduling. See below for qualification information.
HOMESTEAD / RENTER REBATE DISCOUNT
This is a standard discount that applies to many Vermonters - both homeowners and renters! Eligibility requirements are simple: a copy of the most recent property tax bill showing the Homestead Discount OR approved Renter Rebate Claim, and proof of identification with address (Drivers License, etc.).
FINANCIAL HARDSHIP DISCOUNT
To qualify for Financial Hardship eligibility, you must:
1) already be approved for an assistance program through a Vermont State agency, Federal program, and / or area hospital (such as Fuel Assistance, 3Squares, Medicaid/Dr. Dynosaur, WIC),
- AND -
2) NOT have insurance or other 3rd party coverage for Acupuncture or Chinese Medicine treatments, such as through Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, or another provider.
Eligibility requirements are simple: a copy of a letter, certificate, or other material from the approving program dated within the past 6 months, and proof of identification with address (Drivers License, etc.).
CURRENT DISCOUNT RATES - ADULTS:
Comprehensive First Visit: Interview & Treatment $ 120.00 - 170.00
Regular Appointments: one modality 70.00
Regular Appointments: two modalities 100.00
• Eligibility must be confirmed PRIOR to scheduling.
• All members of a household requesting discounted fees must qualify individually.