Pharmaceutical services began when the Free Health Clinic started, through special arrangements with area pharmacies for patients to obtain their medicines.

The need for medicines is inherent in health-care services, and a pharmacy facility was created in 1996 when the Clinic moved into its first home.

Today, the Clinic’s on-site Sherman Curry Pharmacy is staffed by a part-time pharmacist and full-time coordinator.

Volunteers provide key clerical roles in pharmacy operations.

Pharmacy shifts are held on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

The pharmacy is:

  • Licensed
  • Limited to Clinic patients
  • With its own formulary of medicines, with no controlled substances stocked or distributed

Pharmacy shifts are filled by staff, and volunteer pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.

Pharmaceuticals are acquired by:

  • Purchasing formulary-approved drugs from wholesalers
  • Obtaining samples
  • Accessing free medication programs operated by pharmaceutical companies

Facilities include:

  • Stocked pharmacy room (limited access)
  • Front pharmacy for checking in, tracking and dispensing medicines
  • Patient education area
  • The Clinic’s Medicare Medication Program works independently from the pharmacy to obtain free medicines.


To call in a prescription

Monday, 1 to 4:00 p.m.
Friday, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

To drop off prescription refills

Mondays, 1 to 4 p.m.
Tuesdays, 12 noon to 7 p.m.

To pick up prescriptions

Thursdays, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
$3 donation per prescription

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Pharmacy Coordinator Angie Rich and pharmacy volunteer Mary Barry confer. Angie was named the 2013 Virginia Pharmacy Technician of the year by the Virginia Pharmacist Association.


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Northern Neck Free Health Clinic  51 William B. Graham Court, Kilmarnock Virginia 22482
Telephone: (804) 435-0575 Fax: (804) 435-9017