Venice Family Clinic

Venice Family Clinic
Program Name: 
Mental Health Services & Early Head Start
Grant Year: 
2009
Grant Type: 
General Community
Grant Amount: 
$20,000
Interest Area: 
Emergency Assistance for Basic Needs
Grant Purpose: 

The Mental Health Services and Early Head Start programs provide uninsured, low-income and homeless families with rental assistance, car repair assistance, transportation vouchers and clothing vouchers.

Description: 

Founded in 1970, Venice Family Clinic (VFC) was founded provides free, quality health care to people in need and has grown into the largest free clinic in the nation.  It provides comprehensive primary health care, dental care, mental health services, health education and child development services, as well as public insurance enrollment. It provides 100,000 visits for more than 23,000 patients, including 5,800 children, annually.