FREE OR LOW-COST MEDICAL CARE IN ALACHUA COUNTY*
*Please Note: All information should be confirmed by contacting the relevant agency; click here or scroll down for list of dental services.
Equal AccessÂ Clinic:Â FREE health care on Mondays, Tuesday, & Thursdays
Contact:Â (352) 327-8005
Services:Â Primary care and referrals, psychological and social work consults; run by medical students; medical staff present
Mondays 6-9 PM:Â First 10 patients are seen at the Mobile Outreach Clinic (Tower Road Library- 3020 SW 75th Street).
Tuesdays 5:30 PM:Â First 5-8 patients are seen at Gainesville Community Ministries (238 SW 4th Ave).
ThursdaysÂ 5:30 -9:30 PM:Â First 15 patients are seen at the Family ClinicÂ (1702 N. Main Street).
Mobile Outreach Clinic: Health care offered on a sliding scale price; schedule varies
Contact:Â (352) 262-0162 or (352) 273-5329
Services:Â Â Primary care and referrals. This is a mobile clinic (bus) that travels to under-served neighborhoods in Gainesville and High Springs.Â No insurance needed. Operated by University of Florida physicians
See this month’s schedule below. For the Spanish version, Page 1- click here.
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Helping Hands Clinic: Free health care on Mondays at 5 PM
Contact:Â (352) 372-8523
Services: Â Primary medical and psychiatric mare and social work services for homeless without insurance. Referrals and funding for eye exams and glasses; psychiatric care alternateÂ 2nd and 4th Mondays and 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month.
Mondays 5:00-7:00 PMÂ Â Epworth Hall at First United Methodist Church (419 NE 1stÂ St).Â Medical Services for men and women
Thursdays 3:00-7:00 PM:Â Â Women’s Health Clinic. Showers and meals provided that day for women only.
RAHMA (Relief and Assistance for Humanity by Muslim Americans):Â Free health care on Saturdays for the uninsuredÂ
Contact:Â (352) 792-8324
Services:Â Primary and preventive care; must be uninsured with income level below 200% of the Federal Poverty Line
Saturdays 9:00 AM â€“ 1:00 PM: Â 5220 SW 13th St.
UF Shands Eastside Community Practice:Â Follow up health care on weekdays for people without medical insurance
Contact:Â Â (352) 265â€“7020
Services:Â Â Primary and preventive followup care for people without medical insurance.
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM â€“ 5:00 PM:Â Â 410 NE Waldo Rd.
Alachua County Health Department:Â Reduced-price health care weekdays in Gainesville & Alachua; fees & eligibility depend on service
Contact:Â Gainesville, (352) 334-7900;Â Alachua, (352) 385-2772
Services:Â Primary adult and pediatric care at sliding fee prices; screenings and immunizations, Free STD, HIV, Family Planning Services, TB services
Gainesville, Monday-Friday 7:30 AMÂ – 4:00 PM:Â Located at 224 SE 24th Street, Gainesville, FL 32641
Alachua, M,T,Th,F 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM:Â Â 15530 NW Rte 441, Alachua (Hitchcockâ€™s Shopping Ctr)
We Care Network:Â Specialist care by volunteer physicians; must be referred (except for dental)Â
Contact:Â (352) 334-7926/ by appointment (352) 334-7900
Services:Â Specialist care for low-income & uninsured people; must be referred (except for dental)
Located at the Alachua County Health Department (224 SE 24th Street, Gainesville) & operated byÂ AC Medical Society and ACHD.
Mondays- Fridays 8:00AM-5:00 PM:Â Â First United Methodist Church (419 NE 1stÂ St)
4th Avenue Medical Family:Â Free clinic for people without medical insurance
Contact:Â Â Â (352) 392-6771
Services:Â Primary medical services for low income people without insurance.
Mondays- Fridays 8:00 AM-5:00 PM:Â Â 625 SW 4th Avenue, Gainesville
ACORN Clinic (Alachua County Organization for Rural Needs); Health care offered weekdays at sliding scale prices in Alachua, Bradford, and Columbia Counties
Contact:Â Main, (352) 485-1133; Dental, (352) 485-2772
Services:Â Various, offered by volunteer physicians (including some specialists), nurses, pharmacists and counselors.
Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, and some Tuesday evenings
Headquarter: 23320 N. State Rd. 235Â Brooker, FL 32622