AHS Family Health Center, Inc. - East Building - Chicago Community Health Center
2424 W Peterson Ave
Chicago IL, 60659
Contact Phone:(773) 761-0300
Clinic Details:At the federally funded AHS Family Health Center, we offer comprehensive services for individuals in all stages of life. We emphasize maternal health, pediatric services, women’s health, adolescent care, internal medicine for adult men and women and services for senior citizens.
Services:Baby Vaccine Shots; Well Child Visits; School Physicals; Immigration Physical; Women’s Health; Prenatal Care; Breast/Cervical Cancer Screening; TB Tests; Cancer Screening; Adult Medical Care; Blood Pressure/Diabetes Tests/Treatment; Dental Services
Dental Services:Exams and Diagnostic Services, Digital Radiology, Cleanings, Fillings, Basic Restorative Dental Care, Extractions, Removable Partial Dentures, Sealants, Oral Health Outreach and Education
Details: The Indian American Medical Association (IL) Charitable Foundation (IAMACF), is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit primary care healthcare community clinic located at 2645 W. Peterson Avenue, in the heart of Chicago's West Ridge community. The West Ridge community is home to one of the most culturally diverse communities, as it is a gateway to numerous immigrant and refugee populations in Chicago. The clinic serves over 3000 people annually with operating hours on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Registration for patients opens one hour prior to opening on the weekends (9:00 AM). Patients are seen on a first come first served basis and does have the ability to take appointments. It is run by volunteer physicians, including members of the Indian American Medical Association of Illinois, and medical students coordinated by New Life Volunteer Services. The free clinic serves low-income populations, who are uninsured and underserved in that have no affordable or culturally competent medical facility for their healthcare need. The IAMACF community clinic provides a culturally appropriate environment, with volunteer physicians and volunteers who also extend free (limited) pharmacy and lab services to walk-in clients. The IAMACF is also a teaching clinic for medical students from six of our area's medical schools, including the Chicago Medical School, Loyola University, Northwestern University, Rush University, University of Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago. In addition to our primary healthy clinic, the IAMACF also has the following health services:
Details: The New Life Volunteering Society free health clinic serves as a comprehensive medical care facility dedicated to serving the uninsured of Chicago in primary and secondary prevention of chronic medical conditions and in the training of future health care professionals by providing an educational setting to learn and practice clinical skills.
Details: Mercy to Mankind Clinic, NFP, is a volunteer-driven neighborhood clinic that partners with our providers and other organizations in an effort to address the health needs of our community. Guidance for our healthcare ministry is fulfilled though Rahmat E Alam Foundation, providing spiritual support for the community.
Details: Our Dental Services provide comprehensive dental treatment and restorative services. We help patients achieve optimum oral health, enhance their appearance and increase their confidence. The Dental Services Program helps homeless individuals maintain or attain dental wellness through free dental services provided by volunteer dentists and hygienists. There are very few sources of dental care available to people who are homeless. Exhibiting good dental hygiene and being pain free are essential to becoming employed and maintaining stable employment. Through our partnership with University of Illinois at Chicago-College of Dentistry, we have established a nationally-recognized, first ever Student-Run Dental Clinic. Our Dental Clinic provides a hands-on experience in the field of public health dentistry to over 200 students in the last three academic years. We have provided treatment to over 2500 homeless adults. We restore their oral health and free them of mouth pain. Our services have provided them with the tools and the knowledge needed to properly maintain their oral health as well as instruct their family in the future.
Details: At the federally funded AHS Family Health Center, we offer comprehensive services for individuals in all stages of life. We emphasize maternal health, pediatric services, women’s health, adolescent care, internal medicine for adult men and women and services for senior citizens.
Details: Hayat Clinic was founded in September 2003 under its parent organization AM-RESCH Foundation. Our mission is to provide free healthcare to the uninsured and underinsured by all-volunteer Muslim physician staff and treat patients regardless of their ability to pay.
Details: Erie Foster Avenue Health Center is Erie’s first location on a hospital campus. Located at the corner of Foster and California, Erie Foster Avenue offers all new equipment in a state-of-the-art, beautiful environment. We offer primary medical care for children, adults and older adults, prenatal care and women’s health services, behavioral health services, chronic disease management, vaccines and flu shots, STI testing and treatment. It also hosts a Lending Hands for Life satellite clinic, which provides care for patients with HIV/AIDS. Erie Foster Avenue also has a five-chair, state-of-the-art dental facility that provides comprehensive oral health services - from cleanings and fluoride treatments to crowns and root canals - to children and pregnant women. Adult dental patients also must be medical patients of Erie Family Health Center. As Erie’s first location on a hospital campus, Erie Foster Avenue patients will also have access to the on-site specialty care services provided by Swedish Covenant Hospital.
Details: Erie Amundsen School Based Health Center is dedicated exclusively to adolescents in the Chicagoland area. At Erie, we know that being a teenager isn’t always easy so we are here to help you with a wide variety of issues - from school and sports physicals to low-cost contraception to pregnancy tests. Our services are friendly, respectful and confidential, so you’ll never have to worry about seeking out the care or help you need.
Details: Our Lincoln Square community health center opened its doors in the spring of 2009. We provide a medical home to some 4,000 patients in the Lincoln Square, Albany Park and Irving Park community areas.