Valley Community Clinic San Fernando Valley
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Valley Community Clinic (VCC) is a non-profit health clinic located in the San Fernando Valley. VCC is federally funded by a combination of county, state, federal fund foundations and donations. Being federally funded allows the VCC to provide medical services to individuals from little, to no-cost. The clinic is a provider of Medi-Cal and assists low-income and uninsured individuals. VCC’s primary mission is to “enhance the well-being of the community by providing high quality, culturally sensitive, primary medical care and related healthcare services to those in need regardless of their ability to pay.”
Valley Community Health Clinic provides a wide array of services to patients, some of which include:
- General medical care services
- Cancer screenings
- Dental care
- Pre-natal/women’s health care
- HIV/AIDS care/prevention
Other educational services include nutritional and exercise counseling, mental healthcare, including anger management for adults and teens and optometry. VCC is considered a family practice and is able to assist men women and children of all ages. In addition, VCC also provides preventive care services on a broad scale to ensure health maintenance of all patients under their care. Emergency health services are also provided by VCC in case of a serious medical emergency.
Some of the major corporate and foundation donors include but are not limited to:
- Kaiser Permanente
- Blue Shield
- The Weingart Foundation
- Public Grants
- The California Wellness Foundation
- The Karl Kirchgessner Foundation
- Strauss Foundation
- United Way and many more.
For more information about the services Valley Community Clinic has to offer, or to schedule an appointment call (818) 763-8836 or visit the Valley Community Clinic webpage at www.valleycommunityclinic.org
VCC Current Locations:
Valley Community Clinic (Main Location)
6801 Coldwater Canyon Avenue, Ste. 1B
North Hollywood, CA 91605
Kennedy High School – LAUSD /VCC School Based Clinic
11254 Gothic Avenue
Granada Hills, CA 91344
VCC plans to open clinics at Lawrence Middle School in Chatsworth, Calif. and at Columbus Middle School in Canoga Park, Calif.
Publicado el octubre 10, 2012 en Recursos para la comunidad / Resources, Salud / Health, Salud y educación y etiquetado en "health clinic", "low income healthcare", “Healing and Wellness”, doctor, emergency room, healthy families, Medi-Cal, Medical, nutritional counseling, preventative care. Guarda el enlace permanente. 1 comentario.