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ACTIVE SINCE: 2022

Advancing access to mental health care for uninsured and underserved patients in United States

The program promotes access to mental health care for patients in need suffering from depression and anxiety in California, Florida and New Jersey. The program included products donation as well as grant funding for innovative programs that advance health equity at qualified free and charitable clinics, which know the needs of these patients' best.
SGDS CONTRIBUTING TO:
MEMBER COMPANIES:
Donation of quality medicines and funding for the grants
Global NGOs 1
Local NGOs 1
Objectives

Increase the number of patients treated and as a result, improving the patients’ quality of life and survival rate.

Teva has committed to a three-year long partnership to provide medicines for the patients in the program.

In partnership with Direct Relief and the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics, Teva launched a program to advance access to mental health care for uninsured and underserved patients suffering from depression and anxiety in California, Florida and New Jersey.

Teva donated generic medicines and $2 million in grant funding over two years for innovative programs that advance health equity at qualified free and charitable clinics, which know the needs of these patients’ best.

Results and milestones

In 2022, Teva announced the first round of eleven grant recipients and donated 3,177,960 doses of medicine (valued at USD $1.7 M). In 2023, Teva donated 17,700,000 doses valued at $11.3M reaching more than 21,000 patients.

Geographic Reach
  • Americas
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Disease Area
  • Non-communicable diseases
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Target Population
  • People with low incomes
SGDs the partnership contributes to
SDG 3: Good health and well-being
  1. 3.8: Achieve universal health coverage
SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals 
Partner organizations
Global NGOs
Direct
Relief

Full supply and distribution chain support, in accordance with high standards and regulation

Local NGOs
The National Association of Free & Charitable
Clinics

The formulation of the program and its ongoing management