all regular and imaginable disclaimers apply
When I was uninsured and working around nutty horses I used to give more than passing thought to a marriage of convenience: path to citizenship in exchange for tech company healthcare plan. Now for some reason I've been able to continue coverage from an office job but am working with horses full-time. I pay for it, but I'm terrified to lose it. One of my concussions occurred while riding a bad actor when I had no coverage. Not fun.
Definitely don't be afraid to ask for help high and low. You never know where help might come from. You probably know a number of people who take prescription migraine medication. Find out who they are and talk to them.
I think there are generic triptans now. Ergotamine is an older drug that is quite effective and should be dirt cheap. Be careful of prophylactic meds that could confound your other symptoms - confusion, fatigue, dizziness.
Frozen peas. Time.
This is not your life from now on. Just for now. This is what accidents do.
I'll be rooting for ya.