rFREE 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.
While we work for a health care system that covers everyone, these clinics may help people find necessary medical care in our broken system.
Equal Access Clinic: FREE health care on Mondays, Tuesday, & Thursdays
Contact: (352) 327-8005
Services: Primary care and referrals, psychological and social work consults; run by medical students; medical staff present
Mondays 6-9 PM: First 10 patients are seen at the Mobile Outreach Clinic (Tower Road Library- 3020 SW 75th Street).
Tuesdays 5:30 PM: First 5-8 patients are seen at Gainesville Community Ministries (238 SW 4th Ave).
Thursdays 5:30 -9:30 PM: First 15 patients are seen at the Family Clinic (1702 N. Main Street).
Mobile Outreach Clinic: Health care offered on a sliding scale price; schedule varies
Contact: (352) 262-0162 or (352) 273-5329
Services: Primary care and referrals. This is a mobile clinic that travels to under-served neighborhoods in Gainesville and High Springs.
See this month’s schedule below:
Helping Hands Clinic for Homeless: Free health care on Mondays at 5 PM
Contact: Randy Stacey, Clinic Director (352) 519-5542
Services: Primary medical and social work services. Referrals and funding for eye exams and glasses; psychiatric care alternate Mondays
Mondays 5:00 PM: First United Methodist Church (419 NE 1st St)
Thursdays 3:00-7:00 PM: 2603 NW 13th Street. #306
RAHMA (Relief and Assistance for Humanity by Muslim Americans): Free health care on Saturdays for the uninsured
Contact: (352) 792-8324
Services: Primary and preventive care; must be uninsured with income level below 200% of the Federal Poverty Line
Saturdays 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM: 5220 SW 13th St.
Alachua County Health Department: Reduced-price health care weekdays in Gainesville & Alachua; fees & eligibility depend on service
Contact: Gainesville, (352) 334-7910; Alachua, (352) 385-2772
Services: Primary adult and pediatric care; screenings and immunizations
Gainesville, Monday-Friday 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM: Located at 224 SE 24th Street, Gainesville
Alachua, M,T,Th,F 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM: 15530 NW Rte 441, Alachua (Hitchcock’s Shopping Ctr)
We Care Network: Specialist care by volunteer physicians; must be referred (except for dental)
Contact: (352) 334-7926/ by appointment (352) 334-7900
Services: 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 by AC Medical Society and ACHD.
Mondays- Fridays 8:00am – 5:00 PM: First United Methodist Church (419 NE 1st St)
ACORN (Alachua County Organization for Rural Needs); Health care offered weekdays at sliding scale prices in Alachua, Bradford, and Columbia Counties
Contact: Main, (352) 485-1133; Dental, (352) 485-2772
Services: Various, offered by volunteer physicians (including some specialists), nurses, pharmacists and counselors.
Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, and some Tuesday evenings
Headquarters at 23320 N. State Rd. 235, Booker