Local Resources

Local Resources

Free & Charitable Clinics

The Outreach Clinic is an integral part of the healthcare system in the greater Brandon community. Our clinic was started in 1989 with the goal of promoting health and wellness by providing quality healthcare services, at no charge, to people without access to basic care.

 

The BRIDGE Healthcare Clinic is a student-run free clinic located at the University of South Florida right next to the University Area Community. BRIDGE stands for Building Relationships and Initiatives Dedicated to Gaining Equality. Our goal is to create a health facility where patients are treated compassionately and cared for through the collaboration of medicine, physical therapy, social work, public health, and pharmacy providers. We believe a healthy community is a prosperous community, and we will work alongside the people of the University Area Community to improve their well being.

 

The Clearwater Free Clinic has provided problem-oriented health care to low-income uninsured residents of upper Pinellas County by means of office visits, medications, lab work, x-rays, and specialty referrals. The Clinic, a volunteer driven non-profit, non-government medical facility, provides primary health care at no cost to those who do not qualify for government assistance and who cannot afford private medical care.

 

The St. Pete Free Clinic is a multi-service, independent, not-for-profit human services agency providing our community neighbors assistance with food, shelter and health care. We have been caring for the underserved facing temporary emergency needs throughout Pinellas County since 1970.

The Free Clinic is comprised of eight programs that are a beacon of hope for families and individuals who fall through the crack of existing systems and services.

 

The Willa Carson Health and Wellness Center (WCHWC), a not for profit healthcare clinic located in the heart of Clearwater.  The Center is your source for better health delivering basic, high-quality medical services in a friendly caring environment to the uninsured and low-income. The Center serves all of Pinellas County with North Greenwood being our primary focus.

 

The Specialty Center at Health Park is a multi-disciplinary outpatient clinic serving Hillsborough County. The 24 specialty clinics provide follow-up care and evaluations on physician referrals from inpatient discharges, emergency room visits, and other primary care clinics and private physicians. Appointments are necessary and a referral from a Primary Care Physician is required.

 

The Judeo Christian Health Clinic holds the belief that we should do justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with our God, The Judeo Christian Health Clinic provides free, quality, timely and compassionate health care to medically indigent residents of the Tampa Bay area who have no other resources for their health care needs.

 

 

 

Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)

Community Health Centers of Pinellas i a not-for-profit health care organization, has been providing affordable, quality primary health care services to the residents of Pinellas County for nearly 30 years.  Our services include:  Family Practice, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Dental Care. Community Health Centers of Pinellas, Inc. operates nine (9) primary care centers throughout Pinellas County and offers affordable healthcare to a wide range of individuals and families that would not otherwise have access to medical care. Community Health Centers of Pinellas offers quality, affordable healthcare. We accept most major insurances and offer discounts based on household income.

 

Tampa Family Health Centers (TFHC) is so much more than a walk-in clinic or regular doctor’s office. We want to be your “medical home,” a one-stop shop for all of your health care needs. Whether it is the common cold or continued care of a chronic illness, we are here for you. Our teams of caring doctors and staff focuses on helping you achieve your health goals quickly and easily.

 

Premier Community HealthCare Group, Inc., was founded in 1979 as a Community Health Center, under the leadership of a community driven Board of Directors. All of our offices are staffed with health care professionals providing comprehensive, high quality, cost efficient medical care. Our care team includes board certified and board eligible physicians, advanced registered nurse practitioners, certified nurse practitioners, and physician assistants complimented by a wide variety of support staff.

Premier Community Healthcare has provided comprehensive primary health care in East Pasco and has expanded our services countywide to include: Behavioral Health, Dental, Family Medicine, Pediatrics and Women’s Health. We also offer wellness programs that include diabetes management and smoking cessation.

 

Suncoast Health Centers Inc.  is a premier health center serving the residents of Hillsborough County, FL, and Polk Counties, FL. We are dedicated to offering quality care from experienced healthcare professionals who are licensed physicians and dentists. At our health clinic, you and your family members will be attended to with compassion, personalized service, and the highest levels of care. Since 1977, our medical clinic has been providing the best care for our patients and we strive to remain one of the leading community health centers in the area.

 

Information Referral Lines

The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay brings help, hope and healing to people facing serious life challenges or trauma resulting from sexual assault, suicidal thoughts, domestic violence, financial distress or emotional or situational problems.

 

211 Tampa Bay Cares has a goal to have a community that is connected and informed regarding critical health & human service information for those who need help & those who are willing to volunteer or donate their time to local community agencies.

 

General

The Greater Tampa Bay Oral Health Coalition is a private, non-profit organization, 501c3, now 4 years strong, with a mission is to improve the oral health of residents living in the Greater Tampa Bay Area. Our vision is to advocate and account for evidence based oral health practices, increase oral health literacy and to provide support for direct dental services.

 

The Healthy Start Coalition of Hillsborough is here to improve the health and well-being of pregnant women, children and families.

 

The Healthy Start Coalition of Pinellas is a program that offers pregnant women, infants, and young children services that promote healthy pregnancies and healthy babies. Most Healthy Start services are provided at no cost to families. Healthy Start services are provided in the comfort of a family’s home and at some obstetric offices. These services include: care coordination, home visiting services, breastfeeding education and support, childbirth education, parenting support, smoking cessation, nutritional care and other services. The Healthy Start Coalition of Pinellas is one of thirty-one coalitions throughout Florida. It is a community based, private, non-profit organization focused on improving the health and well being of pregnant women, their children and families.

 

The Hillsborough County Health Plan  provides residents living at or below the poverty level access to health care through the award-winning Hillsborough County Health Care Plan (HCHCP or Hillsborough Health Care.)

 

The Pinellas County Health Program will work with you to maintain a healthy lifestyle and coordinate health services. The professionals working in your Medical Home care about you and look forward to helping you live a healthier life. In addition, your Medical Home provides easy access to medical staff through same-day office appointments and some locations are open in the evening or on Saturdays.

 

Tampa Bay Oral Health Coalitions have a mission is to positively impact the lives of residents in these counties by connecting the community with resources to increase access to care, improve oral health education, and increase public awareness through local advocacy.