Community Resources

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Urban League of Nebraska - Discrimination Consultations

3040 Lake Street - 402-453-9730: A representative from the City of Omaha Human Rights and Relations Department is available for consultation on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Urban League of Nebraska Family Resource Center.  Walk-ins are welcome or call for an appointment.  www.urbanleagueneb.org

Medical - Basic Screening and Immunizations

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Every Woman Matters

(800) 532-2227: Every Woman Matters is a program that can help you pay for your health check-up. The program is for women between the ages of 40 and 74 who meet income eligibilty guidelines.  Services include clinical breast exams, mammograms, pap tests, pelvic exams, blood pressure checks, height/weight checks, lipids/triglycerides checks, and glucose tests.  Call or go online to apply.  http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/Pages/womenshealth_ewm.aspx#Whatis

Planned Parenthood

3105 North 93rd Street - (402) 496-0489: Offers free and reduced cost pregnancy testing, pregnancy planning services, abortion services and referrals, adoption services and referrals, STD testing, treatments, and vaccines, HIV testing, birth control and emergency contraception, LGBT services, men's and women's reproductive healthcare, and women's routine physicals.  www.plannedparenthood.org

Medical - Clinics

All Care Health Center

902 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs - (712) 325-1990: Formerly Council Bluffs Community Health Center.  Provides comprehensive medical services, radiology services, mental health services, and prenatal care on a sliding scale fee basis.  Also provides pharmacy services and access to medication assistance programs for Center patients.  Call to schedule an appointment.  www.allcarehealthcenter.org

Benson Community Health Center

5420 Northwest Radial Highway - (402) 558-9242: The Benson Community Health Center is an initiative of Charles Drew Health Center and is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:30AM to 5:30PM.  The Benson Center provides primary health care services for infants and toddlers, adolescents, adults, and seniors.  They also offer pregnancy care, immunizations, back to school and sports physicals, HIV/STI testing, and chronic disease management.  Call for an appointment.  www.charlesdrewhcomaha.org

Charles Drew Health Center

2915 Grant Street - (402) 451-3553: Offers sliding scale medical services including family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, OB/GYN, radiology, ophthalmology, minor surgery, behavioral health, nutrition, cardiology, and podiatry.  Low cost and free medications available for patients without prescription drug coverage.  www.charlesdrewhcomaha.org

Charles Drew Health Center - Public Housing Health Clinics

Crown Tower: 5904 Henninger Avenue - Florence Tower: 5100 Florence Boulevard - Evans Tower: 3600 North 24th Street - Jackson Tower: 600 South 27th Street - (402) 457-1240

Charles Drew provides health care services to residents and to individuals and families living near Public Housing Health Centers.  Services are available by appointment including pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric care, behavioral health support, and STD and HIV/AIDS testing, counseling, and treatment.  Other services may be accessed through referrals to the Charles Drew Health Center on 29th and Grant.  www.charlesdrewhcomaha.org

Charles Drew Health Center Homeless Satellite Clinics

Catholic Charities Omaha Campus for Hope, 1490 North 16th Street - 402-345-9860 or Siena Francis House Baright Shelter, 1111 North 17th Street - 402-346-8401: The homeless satellite clinics run by Charles Drew Health Center offer free medical services to individuals with documentation of homeless status.  Appointments are required.  www.charlesdrewhcomaha.org

Creighton University Magis Clinic

Located in the Siena Francis House Baright Center, 1111 North 17th Street - (888) 218-4692: The Magis Clinic offers services to anyone in need.  Medical care and medications are provided free of charge.  The clinic is staffed by Creighton medical students and volunteer physicians.  Acute care is provided on a first come first served basis every Saturday from 2:00PM to 6:00PM.  Sexual health clinics are offered twice a month, women's health clinics (by appointment ONLY) once a month, and diabetes education sessions once a month.  More information is available online at medschool.creighton.edu/magis/

Fred LeRoy Health and Wellness Center

2602 J Street - Clinic (402) 733-3612 or General Information (402) 734-5275: The Fred LeRoy Health and Wellness Center provides medical, dental, behavioral health, and public health services to American Indians and others eligible for Indian Health Services, including adolescent health care, Certified Diabetes Education, Elder Care, Family Planning, Lead Screening, Lab Services, Midwife Services, Newborn and Well Child Clinics, Outpatient Medical, Physical Therapy, Women Infants and Children Program (WIC), Transportation, Public Health Nursing, Mental Health, Social Services, Substance Abuse Counseling, Youth Services, Dental, and Pharmacy.  http://www.poncatribe-ne.org/OmahaClinic

Heart Ministry Center

2222 Binney Street - 451-2321:  Walk in clinic available on Wednesdays from 9:00AM-1:00PM. A nurse practitioner from Creighton University is available to treat acute health care problems at no cost. www.heartministrycenter.org

Methodist Health System - Renaissance Health Clinic

3612 Cuming Street (In the Salvation Army Lied Renaissance Center) - (402) 354-3198: Nurse practitioners available by appointment or on a first come, first served basis to provide health care services for men, women, and adolescents including physical exams, treatment of minor and chronic health problems, pap smears, breast and pelvic exams, pregnancy testing, menopause, PMS, and osteoporosis treatment and counseling, health education, family planning services, adolescent routine care, STD testing and treatment, school, sports, and camp physicals, and treatment for victims of domestic abuse.  Some services may require a $25 copay.  Sliding scale fees available for individuals without insurance.  Open Monday through Friday.  www.bestcare.org

One World Community Health Center

4920 South 30th Street - (402) 734-4110: Provides annual physicals, primary medical care, education, treatment for chronic diseases, and STD testing and treatment.  Open Monday through Friday.  Open Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 8AM to 5PM, Wednesday from 8AM to 8PM, and Friday from 9AM to 5PM.  Call for an appointment.  www.oneworldomaha.org

One World Community Health Center - Quick Sick Clinic

4920 South 30th Street, 1st Floor - (402) 502-8859: Provides care for minor illnesses on a first come, first served basis.  No appointment necessary.  Open Monday through Saturday.  www.oneworldomaha.org

One World Community Health Centers - Northwest Omaha Clinic

4229 North 90th Street – (402) 401-6000: Opening April 1, 2014.  The newest One World Clinic will offer medical, dental, and behavioral health services for both children and adults.  Walk ins are welcome. www.oneworldomaha.org

One World Community Health Centers - West Omaha Clinic

4101 South 120th Street - (402) 505-3907: Offers services for adult medicine, family medicine, pediatrics & adolescent care, women’s health and prenatal services, dental, behavioral health, and access to affordable medications in both English and Spanish.  Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8AM to 5PM and Wednesdays 8AM to 8PM.  Call for an appointment.  www.oneworldomaha.org

The Healing Gift Free Clinic

2650 Farnam Street - (402) 341-7761: The Healing Gift Clinic operates out of Kountze Memorial Lutheran Church.  Appointments are REQUIRED.  The clinic offers patient's basic services, including treatment for diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, rheumatoid arthritis, stable coronary artery disease and osteoarthritis are being provided. Also, therapy and evaluation is provided for upper respiratory infections, urinary tract infections and related conditions, gastrointestinal disorders, acute sprains, acute dental problems, ear disorders and small lacerations.  www.kmlchurch.org

University of Nebraska Medical Center - GOODLIFE Clinic

5050 Ames Avenue - (402) 595-2280: Addresses the needs of uninsured, low income individuals living with type II diabetes.  Call for information or to schedule an appointment.  www.unmc.edu/sharing/goodlife_clinic.htm

University of Nebraska Medical Center - SHARING Clinic

UNMC Specialty Care Center - 52nd and Leavenworth - (402) 559-2666: Provides primary health care for underprivileged populations.  Call for more information or to schedule an appointment.  www.unmc.edu/sharing/sharing_clinic.htm

Medical - Dental and Vision

All Care Health Center

902 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs - (712) 325-1990: Formerly Council Bluffs Community Health Center.  Offers dental services on a sliding scale fee basis including exams, x-rays, cleaning, extractions, fillings, and crowns.  www.allcarehealthcenter.org

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