Venice Family Clinic

Amount: 
$20,000
Year: 
2009
Field of Interest: 
Emergency Assistance for Basic Needs
Program Name: 
Mental Health Services & Early Head Start
Grant Type: 
General Community
Organization 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.

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.