Community Resources

Updated  September 2014

*All of the information on this page is subject to change without notice. Please call for the most updated information.* All numbers are 916 area code unless otherwise specified*




Medical emergency:
CALL 911  or go to the nearest hospital (local hospitals listed below)

Poison Control                                                                       1-800-222-1222

Mental health emergency:
COUNTY CRISIS HOTLINE                                                        916-732-3637
SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE                                             916-368-3111

Domestic violence assistance:  Call 911 if in immediate danger
WEAVE                                                                                       916-920-2952
MY SISTERS HOUSE                                                                916-428-3271

Local Emergency Rooms

UCD Medical Center           2315 Stockton Blvd.                  916-734-3790
Sutter General                     2801 L St.                                    916-454-2222
Methodist                             7500 Hospital Dr.                       916-423-3000
Kaiser South                       6600 Bruceville Rd.                     916-688-2106

Sacramento County Health Department Clinics

Services: Primary care, laboratory and pharmacy services, family planning, pregnancy testing, x-rays, dental care.  Must be a Sacramento County Resident and  21 years of age. Call to check your eligibility for these services.
Website: Sac County Clinics

Primary Care Center          916-874-9670
4600 Broadway
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  by appointment only. Accepts Medi-Cal Health Net and Molina. Will see those without health insurance for no fee up front but will bill later.

Community Clinics and Urgent Care

Sutter Express Care           1-800-972-5547
Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
All locations inside Rite Aid Pharmacies:
– Greenhaven: 980 Florin Rd.
– Natomas: 2751 Del Paso Road
– Roseville: 4004 Foothills. Blvd.
Offers treatments for over 36 common ailments as well as vaccines, sports physicals, preventative health screening and weight loss program.
Cost is $75 flat fee without insurance, $10 discount with student ID if pay cash.

Sacramento Urgent Care          916-422-9110
7200 South Land Park, Suite 100 (South Land Park and Florin)
Sacramento, CA 95831
Open every day from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Provide urgent care for illness and minor injuries, physicals,  some immunizations and titers, drug testing,  x-rays, and pharmacy. $100 per visit. X-rays, medications or procedures extra. Accepts most insurances including some MediCal. Does not accept straight MediCal.

Sutter Urgent Care, Sacramento               916-731-7728
2101 Alhambra Blvd., suite 230
Medical care for minor, non-life threatening emergencies. Walk ins only. Accepts most insurances including Straight Medi-Cal. Private pay $100 deposit up front.

Elk Grove Urgent Care           916-479-9110
9045 Bruceville Rd., Suite 100
Elk Grove, CA 95758
Open every day from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Provide urgent care for illness and minor injuries, physicals,  some immunizations and titers, drug testing, and x-rays. $100 per visit. X-rays, medications or procedures extra. Accepts most insurances. Does not accept straight MediCal.

Calvine Corners Urgent Care          916-226-6190
8325 Elk Grove Florin Rd. Suite 800
Sacramento, CA 95829
Open every day including holidays 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Provides urgent care for illness and minor injuries, physicals, x-ray, STD testing, some immunizations, flu shots, onsite lab and pharmacy services. Accepts most insurances. If no insurance: $100 (if pay cash), labs, tests and medications extra. No appointment necessary. Does not accept straight MediCal.

U.S. Health Works
Urgent care services including physicals, immunizations and labs (cash only), chest x-rays, physical therapy etc.. $110 for office visit. Discount for Los Rios Community College students available (be sure to use discount code 171812) Does not accept Straight MediCal.
Several locations:`

Sacramento: 1675 Alhambra Blvd. Suite B                                       916-451-4580
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

West Sacramento: 3680 Industrial Blvd. Suite 550-H                       916-373-7575
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

East Sacramento: 9261 Folsom Blvd. Suite 200                                916-364-1733
Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

North Sacramento: 4700 Northgate Blvd. Suite 100                        916-929-6161
Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

WellSpace Health (The Effort) Medical Clinics          916-737-5555

Provides comprehensive primary care including Family Practice, family planning, well child care, adult immunizations, STI testing and treatment, physical exams, TB testing, premarital blood testing, pregnancy testing, confidential HIV testing and counseling.
Fees on sliding scale based on individual income. Accepts MediCal/MEDICARE at J street location.
Telephone for appointments. No walk ins.

J St Community Health Center                                    916-313-8400
1820 “J” Street (at 19th)
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Oak Park Community Health Center                       916-233-4910
3415 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
(Women and children only; inside Oak Park Multiservice Center)
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

South Valley Community Health Center                916-368-3080
8233 E. Stockton Blvd., Suite D
Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Health for All Clinics
Clinics provide primary care, health screening, and physical exams. Accepts straight Medi-Cal, and some insurances. Fee based on income sliding scale starting at $50 for visit plus the cost of procedures, labs, medications, x-rays, etc.. Telephone or walk-in appointments.

Health For All Downtown Community Clinic          916-448-6553
923 “V” Street
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1

Health For All Las Palmas Clinic          916-924-6703
1281 North Ave
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1

Health for All Freeport Clinic          916-427-0368
2118 Meadowview Rd.
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1

Spring Medical Clinic
Offers immunizations on a walk in basis and medical exams for students requiring health clearance. Primarily a weight loss management and travel vaccination clinic. Not an urgent care. Does not accept any insurances.
Monday – Friday 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Natomas: 4190 Truxel Rd., Suite 101                            916-760-4441
West Sacramento: 1355 Halyard Dr., Suite 130          916-371-1930

UC Davis Medical Student Run Clinics
For all clinics: Cost of visit is donation  

Bayanihan Clinic at Health for All           916-833-1112
1281 North Avenue
Appointments preferred. Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Primary care for chronic and acute health conditions. Including but not limited to diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, skin problems and women’s health issues. Referrals for x-rays and labs.

Clinica Tepati                                                         916-325-5556
1820 J Street (in the Effort Clinic)
Saturday only, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Must register before 7:00 a.m.
Primary care, immunizations, physical exams, diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and sexually transmitted diseases, women’s services, lead poisoning screening, chronic disease help etc. Anyone without health insurance eligible.  Walk-in only.

Imani Clinic at South City Health Center            916-475-9582
3415 Martin Luther King Blvd.
Saturday only 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.. New patients need to be there before 7:30 a.m..
Primary care of chronic and acute health issues. Including but not limited to diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, skin problems and women’s health issues.

Paul Hom Asian Clinic           916-736-3966
6341 Folsom Blvd.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Primary care to predominantly Chinese speaking patients. Translation available in Cantonese, Mandarin, and Taishanese.
Cancer screening clinic on the first Sunday of each month (Vietnamese).

Shifa Community Clinic           916-441-6008
419 V Street, Suite A
Sunday  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (new patients must be there at 7:00 a.m.)
Basic health care, health screening, and health education. Translation available in Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Arabic, Bengali, Fijian, Farsi, Bosnian and Russian.  Call and leave a message for an appointment.

JVMC           916-456-4849
2800 Stockton Blvd. at Harm Reduction Services
Saturday 11:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (sign in starts at 12 p.m.)
Basic medical care, flu shots, HIV and STD testing. Specializing in high risk behaviors. Specialty Women’s clinic last Sat of the the month from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m..

Davis Community Clinic          530-758-2060
2051 John Jones Rd. Davis
Call for times and days. Each service is different.
Primary care, pediatrics, women’s health, prenatal and postnatal care, dental, teen clinic, and anonymous HIV testing. Yolo county residents only. Accepts Straight Medi-Cal.

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Directory to Low cost Dental Care in Sacramento

Sacramento City College Dental Hygiene Clinic            916-558-2303
3835 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento
Students and community members may make appointments to have their teeth cleaned at SCC’s Dental Health Clinic. Services include cleaning and polishing teeth, fluoride applications, pit & fissure sealants, and home-care instructions. With a written request from a dentist, dental X-rays can be provided.

Sacramento County Dental Clinic           916-874-8300
4600 Broadway
Services offered: Urgent assessments, extractions, and small dental fillings. For those without health insurance walk ins accepted Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Insurances excepted:  Medi-Cal Health Net and Molina only.

Davis Community Clinic          530-757-4667
2051 John Jones, Davis
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
General dental care, x-rays, fillings and extractions.

Sacramento Native American Health Center          916-341-0575
Comprehensive family dental care
2020 J. Street, Sacramento
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Can do emergency walk in for $35 if registered with them previously. Full mouth exam is $65 without insurance. All other procedure costs are sliding scale based on income. Accepts straight Medi-Cal and some insurances.

Dr. Novan Nguyen, D.D.S.            916-422-3991
General Family Dental Care
7600 Greenhaven Dr. Building B, Suite 301
Mon-Thur 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Fri 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Dr. Steven Wong, D.D.S          916-737-8383
4611 Freeport Blvd., Suite 1
M, T, Th, F 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Discount prices for students with a referral from SCC Health Services

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Dr. Terry Isbill           916-927-3773
811 Grand Ave., Suite B
Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Low cost eye exam and glasses with referral from SCC Health Services. Se habla espanol

California Vision Foundation          1-800-877-5738
2415 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95816

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Reproductive Health & Family Planning Services

Planned Parenthood 

Fruitridge Health Center: 5385 Franklin Blvd., #A-D          916-452-7305
Capital Plaza Health Center: 1125 10th Street                    916-444-7966
B Street Health Center: 201 29th Street                                  916-446-6921

Sacramento Life Center    / Sac Valley Pregnancy Clinic                  916-451-2273
930 Alhambra Blvd, Suite 230
Pregnancy testing, STD testing and treatment, Well Women exams (PAP), non-diagnostic ultrasound to confirm pregnancy, resources and referrals to community organizations, assistance for men and women suffering from the pain of a past abortion. No abortions done here. Assistance with prenatal vitamins and baby items.
All services are FREE and confidential.

Women’s Health Specialists (men’s services also)                               916-451-0621
Provides well woman health care, birth control, pregnancy testing, STI and HIV testing, LGBTQI services. Accepts private insurance, Medi-Cal and private pay based on sliding scale.

1442 Ethan Way, Suite 100, Sacramento 95825
M, T. W, F 9a.m.- 4p.m., Thur 12-6:30 p.m.

10665 Coloma Rd. Room C and D                        
Thursdays walk ins only  9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Center for Community Health and Well-Being
The Birthing Project Clinic                                           916-558-4800
1900 T Street
Tuesday – Friday 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Well women’s care and prenatal care, mammograms, pap smears and pregnancy, TB and STD testing (TB and STD testing for both women and men).  Accepts Straight Medi-Cal. No private pay but some services are free and there is assistance with insurance.

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HIV Testing

(All of the Reproductive Health resources above also offer HIV testing)

Sacramento County Alternative Test Sites

See below locations or go to the Sac County HIV/STD Testing website

Center for AIDS Research C.A.R.E.S.           916-443-3299
1500 21st Street
M, T, W, F 9:00 a.m. -4:30 p.m, Th 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Free rapid HIV and STD testing by walkin or by appointment.

Breaking Barriers           916-447-2437
2210 21st. Street
M-F 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Free confidential HIV and Hep C testing.

Golden Rule Services           916-427-4653
4433 Florin Rd., Suite 820
Free confidential HIV rapid test and chlamydia/gonorrhea testing.
Call for appointment or walk in.

Harm Reduction Services           916-456-4849
2800 Stockton Blvd.
Free confidential HIV & STD testing.  Overdose training: Includes prevention, recognition, and response training.
Mon-Fri 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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Mental Health/Counseling Services

*If in crisis go to the nearest emergency room or call:

County Crisis Hotline                    916-732-3637
Suicide Crisis Line                         916-368-3111

Sacramento County Mental Health/Counseling Resources  

Adult ACCESS (Sacramento County Mental Health)          916-875-1055

Child ACCESS (Sacramento County Mental Health)           916-875-9980
Up to age 18 or 21 if you have MediCal.

Private Pay Counseling

WellSpace- J st. Community Health Center          916-313-8400
1820 J St. (other locations available)
Can diagnose and prescribe medications. Private pay $10-$50 per visit (sliding scale based on income).  Accepts  Straight MediCal.`

Center for Counseling and Diagnostic Center           916-278-6252
California State University
6000 “J” Street, Eureka Hall Rm 421
$100 flat fee for a semester (max 14 sessions)

Sacramento Counseling and Family Service Center  (private)          916-427-5208
95 Quinta Ct.  (near corner of Mack Rd. and Stockton Blvd.)
Counseling and support groups. After hours and weekend availability. Private pay only. Sliding scale based on income. $25 minimum per session. No prescribing

WEAVE Counseling Center            916-920-2952   Crisis Line
1900 “K” Street   or                         916-448-2321   Office
7600 Hospital Dr., Suite I
Women escaping a violent environment. Provide assessment of danger of individual situations,  individual and group counseling, a support person, safe housing, legal assistance etc..

Sierra Vista Hospital          916-288-0300
8001 Bruceville Rd.
Full range of inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services for adolescents and adults. Private pay, private insurance or Medi-Care. No Medi-Cal.  Free mental health assessments by appointment.

SACPROS     General Referrence site for additional Mental Health Counseling Services in Sacramento

Sacramento Native American Health Center          916-341-0575
2020 J St.
Mental health, domestic violence,and substance abuse counseling. You do not need to be Native American to get services.
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Accepts Straight Medi-Cal or Anthem/Blue Cross Medi-Cal (must be referred by their regular doctors). Also private pay based on sliding scale from $20-$50 per session.

Bereavement Resource Directory

Southeast Asian Assistance Center           916-421-1036
5625 24th Street
Providing assistance translating for mental health appointments. Translation available in Cambodian, Chinese, Hmong, Lao, Mien, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.


NAMI        National Alliance of Mental Illness

Psychology Today

SACPROS  directory of support groups in Sacramento

Consumers Self Help Center

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Substance Abuse Help          1-866-766-8243
Nonprofit drug and alcohol rehab referral and placement service. Providing assistance finding local reputable alcohol or drug rehab facilities that meet your needs and budget. Free of charge.           1-888-299-7166
Explanation of the recovery process for drug and alcohol addiction. Lists and placement for treatment in the Sacramento area.

Clean and Sober Sacramento          916-961-2691
Alcohol and drug residential recovery program. Provides homeless and disadvantaged men and women the opportunity to attempt and achieve sobriety. No one is turned away because he or she lacks financial resources. Sliding scale.
Detox             916-990-0190
Recovery           916-990-0190
Sober Living          916-961-2691

Drug Rehab Services (DRS) Sacramento           1-800-304-2219
List of addiction treatment  services in Sacramento. Free assistance with appropriate placement.

Addiction Center                            1-877-655-5116
Provides information on addictions to alcohol, tobacco, illicit and prescription drugs. Counselors can help you make connections with hundreds of treatment centers across the United States so you can put your life back together.

This organization is an awareness group that aims to educate the public about prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, and medical devices that have the potential to cause patients serious harm. The above link is to information specifically for addictions common to college students.

Low Cost Prescription Resources

Wal Mart $4 Prescription Program 
Generic, over the counter, and women specific medications.

Walgreens Prescriptions Savings Club            1-866-922-7312

Target $4 Prescription Plan     

Needy Meds
Discount card, coupons and offers for prescription and non-prescription meds.

RX Outreach
Provides affordable medications for people in need.

Raleys Pharmacy
Prescriptions from $3.99

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Veteran Services

Sacramento Vet Center           916-566-7430
1111 Howe Ave., Suite 390

Sacramento VA Medical Center
Health Care             1-877-222-8387
Benefits                    1-800-827-1000

10535 Hospital Way
Mather, CA 95655

Sacramento City College Veterans Affairs           916-558-2591
Rodda North Rm 159  window #5

SCC Veterans Resource Center
Student Center, STC 103

The Soldiers Project           916-792-3728
Free confidential mental health services for Veterans and their loved ones.

Other Health Directories

2014 Sacramento Community Resource Directory
This is a directory of community service programs in Sacramento.

Call 211 Sacramento.

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