“I Cannot Get to the Doctor”


Many of our readers struggle to get to the doctor because of lack of insurance, transportation, assistance, money, or mobility.

We wish we had really great solutions to this problem. We only have moderately good solutions that work for some people some of the time. We hope something here might work for you:

How to Go to The Doctor When You Can’t Afford to Go to the Doctor

💮 If you do not have insurance or cannot afford medical care.

How to Go To The Doctor Without Crashing

💮 If you have ME/CFS and going to the doctor makes your symptoms worse.

How to Get a Doctor to Come to Your House.

💮 Not always possible. Sometimes possible!

How to Get Free Local Transportation to the Doctor

💮 If you have no transportation to get to the doctor

How to Get Free Long Distance Medical Travel

💮 Planes, Trains, Hotels, etc

How to Get a Caregiver

💮 Some of our readers have home aides who help them get to the doctor

How to Request the Social Security Doctor Come to Your House

💮 Not easy. Not impossible.

How To Explain Why You Haven’t Been to the Doctor

💮 There are certain reasons that Social Security will accept for not going to the doctor

More Free or Discounted Healthcare

This page is part of the free online guides: The Sleepy Girl Guide to Social Security Disability and Everything No One Ever Tells You About Living on Social Security DisabilityArt on this page by Robin Mead and Elizabeth D’Angelo. Page Updated: 8/1/19

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