Health Care

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Albuquerque Healthcare for the Homeless

Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless (AHCH) provides comprehensive health and supportive services, linking people who are homeless to individual and collective solutions. The student will provide administrative help in the medical clinic, create art with clients at ArtStreet, go on outreach with its Harm Reduction program, and provide assistance in the Resource Center with AHCH's client advocates.


Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center

Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center is a nonprofit health facility that provides free medical and dental care to individuals living at or below 250% of the Federal Poverty Line who struggle with barriers to health care. As a vital part of Western Pennsylvania's health care safety net, and rooted in the Gospel and social teachings of the Catholic Church, our mission is to provide free, comprehensive care to these underserved individuals, welcoming all with dignity, regardless of religious affiliation.


The Center in Asbury Park, Inc

The Center in Asbury Park provides support services to people living with HIV/AIDS. Our services include providing a hot lunch Monday - Friday to approx. 50 people per day.
The people who come in use The Drop in Center as a place to gather throughout the day. They may also be accessing other services through the Director of Client and Resident Services or receiving their emergency food and hygiene supplies. We also house 25 individuals living with HIV/AIDS who are formerly chronically homeless.


Higher Ground - St. Paul Respite Care Clinic

The Respite Care Clinic is a new mission for the (also new) Higher Ground-St. Paul Center, formerly known as the Dorothy Cay Center. It will care for vulnerable patients who are ready to be released from inpatient hospital care, but who do not have a stable home to go to. RNs, Behavioral Health Specialists, and Community Health Workers at the Respite Clinic will assist patients in stabilizing their immediate medical conditions and in formulating plans for navigating their continued health care.


Casa Juan Diego

Casa Juan Diego (CJD) is a Catholic Worker House of Hospitality serving undocumented immigrant women, mainly from South and Central America. CJD provides room and board, assists in finding jobs, distributes food and clothing, and provides free medical and dental care. Students assist guests with their daily needs, participate in household duties, offer their skills to the community through Spanish and English lessons, and generally provide love and support to the women.


Volunteers In Medicine Clinic Hilton Head Island

Volunteers In Medicine Clinic provides free medical, dental, wellness, and mental health care to individuals who live or work on Hilton Head and Daufuskie Islands. To receive care individuals should have income of less than 200% of the federal poverty level (approx $1,945 per month for a single adult). VIM is staffed by 580 volunteer physicians, nurses, dentists, counselors, pharmacists, and lay volunteers. VIM has a census of approximately 11,000 patients who receive over 33,000 patient visits per year. VIM is a private, non-profit charitable organization.


Sto-Rox Family Health Center

The Sto-Rox Family Health Center in McKees Rocks and the Hilltop Community Health Center in the Mt.Washington/Beltzhooer areas are two outpatient health centers operated by the Sto-Rox Neighborhood Health Council, Inc. These are federally qualified health centers offering care in underserved areas. The Centers are committed to providing quality healthcare to local residents with or without insurance. Sliding fee scales are available for those without insurance as well as counseling for those seeking insurance coverage. Both sites offer adult and pediatric care.

Holy Angels

Holy Angels is a residential setting for children and adults with intellectual developmental disabilities and/or physical disabilities ranging from mild/moderate to severe/profound. Medical attention is provided around the clock. Many of the residents are wheelchair bound and non-verbal. Holy Angels offers a wide range of activities for the residents assisting each resident in reaching his or her full potential.

Care Alliance

Care Alliance Health Center provides medical care, dental care, behavioral health care, and supportive services to those whom need it most, including individuals experiencing homelessness and individuals living in our around public housing. Care Alliance has specialized HIV/AIDS and diabetes treatment programs and makes outreach trips to area shelters and community outreach in the public housing setting.