Mission Lexington is pleased to announce the receipt of a $5,000 grant from WellCare of South Carolina.

The grant will provide funding necessary to ensure the stabilization of individuals and children in crisis in Lexington County. Mission Lexington provides emergency services to over 21,000 people annually, who receive food, clothing, shelter, financial assistance, to include rent, utility, mortgage/rent, and prescription medication vouchers, at no cost.  Mission Lexington also provides social service referrals to partner organizations when necessary.

Wellcare of South Carolina provides government-sponsored managed care services, primarily through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical needs. The partnership with Mission Lexington provides additional support to over 4,000 residents insured by Wellcare in Lexington County.

For more information on Wellcare, visit wellcare.com/South-Carolina.