Community Resources

Updated August 2015

Note: All of the information on this page is subject to change without notice. Please call for the most updated information.


Medical emergency:

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

PoisonControl: 1-800-222-1222

Mental health emergency:

County Crisis Hotline:  916-732-3637

Suicide Prevention Hotline916-368-3111

Domestic violence assistance:  Call 911 if in immediate danger


My Sister House: 916-428-3271

Local Emergency Rooms

  • UCD Medical Center: 916-734-3790
    2315 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95817
  • Sutter General: 916-454-2222
    2801 L St., Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Methodist: 916-423-3000
    7500 Hospital Dr., Sacramento, CA 95823
  • Kaiser South: 916-688-2106
    6600 Bruceville Rd., Sacramento, CA 95823

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, Sacramento, CA 95820
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  by appointment only.

Accepts Molina Medi-Cal.
Will see those without health insurance for no fee up front but will bill later.

Community Clinics & Urgent Care

Sutter Express Care1-800-972-5547

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., Sacramento, CA 95831
  • Natomas: 2751 Del Paso Rd, Sacramento, CA 95835
  • Roseville: 4004 Foothills. Blvd., Roseville, CA 95747

Offers treatments for over 36 common ailments as well as vaccines, sports physicals, preventative health screening and weight loss program.

Cost is $79 flat fee without insurance, $10 discount with student ID if pay cash.

Sacramento Urgent Care916-422-9110
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.

Provides 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, Sacramento916-731-7728
1201 Alhambra Blvd., Suite 230, Sacramento, CA 95816
Mon-Fri 1:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.; Sat-Sun 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Holidays 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Medical care for minor, non-life threatening emergencies.
Walk ins only. Accepts Sutter insurances. If no insurance must 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.

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: 916-451-4580
    1675 Alhambra Blvd., Suite B, Sacramento, CA 95816
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • West Sacramento: 916-373-7575
    3680 Industrial Blvd. Suite 550-H, West Sacramento, CA 95691
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • East Sacramento: 916-364-1733
    9261 Folsom Blvd. Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95826
    Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • North Sacramento: 916-929-6161
    4700 Northgate Blvd. Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95834
    Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

WellSpace Health (The Effort) Medical Clinics916-737-5555

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), Sacramento, CA 95811
    Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Oak Park Community Health Center: 916-233-4910
    3415 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95817
    (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, Sacramento, CA 95828
    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 Molina Medi-Cal.
Fee based on income sliding scale starting at $45 for visit plus the cost of procedures, labs, medications, x-rays, etc..
Call for appointment.

  • Health For All Downtown Community Clinic: 916-448-6553
    923 “V” Street, Sacramento, CA 95818
    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, Sacramento, CA 95815
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1
  • Health for All Freeport Clinic: 916-427-0368
    2118 Meadowview Rd., Sacramento, CA 95832
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1

Spring Medical Clinic
Monday – Friday 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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.

  • Natomas: 4190 Truxel Rd., Suite 101,  Sacramento, CA 95834 916-760-4441
  • West Sacramento: 1355 Halyard Dr., Suite 130, Sacramento, CA 95691 916-371-1930

UC Davis Medical Student Run Clinics

For all clinics: Cost of visit is donation

Bayanihan Clinic at Health for All916-833-1112
1281 North Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95838
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 Tepati916-325-5556
1820 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95817 (in the Effort Clinic)
Saturday only, 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Must arrive at least 30 min prior to 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., Sacramento CA 95817
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

Paul Hom Asian Clinic916-736-3966
6341 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95819
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 Clinic916-441-6008
419 V Street, Suite A, Sacramento, CA 95818
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.

3647 40th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817 at Harm Reduction Services
Saturday 12:00 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 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m..

Davis Community Clinic530-758-2060
2051 John Jones Rd. Davis, CA 95616

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. Accepts Straight Medi-Cal.


Need to find low-cost dental care? Visit the Sacramento District Dental Society’s Directory to Low cost Dental Care in Sacramento

Sacramento City College Dental Hygiene Clinic916-558-2303
3835 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95822

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.

Davis Community Clinic530-757-4667
2051 John Jones Rd., Davis, CA 95616
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Thursday evenings 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

General dental care, x-rays, fillings and extractions.

Sacramento Native American Health Center916-341-0575
2020 J. Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., same day appointments available.

Comprehensive family dental care. 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
7600 Greenhaven Dr. Building B, Suite 301, Sacramento, CA 95831
Monday -Thursday 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., Friday 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
General Family Dental Care. Special: $99 for exam, xray and cleaning if needed. Discount available for Sacramento City College Students.

Dr. Steven Wong, D.D.S916-737-8383
4611 Freeport Blvd., Fegan Way Alley #1 Suite 1, Sacramento, CA 95822
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday,  Friday  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Discount prices for students with a referral from Sacramento City College Health Services.


Dr. Terry Isbill916-927-3773
811 Grand Ave., Suite B, Sacramento, CA 95838
Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Low cost eye exam and glasses with referral from Sacramento City College Health Services. Se habla espanol

California Vision Foundation1-800-877-5738
2415 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95816

Reproductive Health & Family Planning Services

Planned Parenthood

Reproductive Health Care including: birth control, pregnancy testing and services, emergency contraception (morning after pill), abortion, HIV testing, STD testing treatment and vaccines, LGBT services, men’s and women’s general health care.



Sac Valley Pregnancy Clinic916-451-2273
Sacramento Life Center: 916-451-4357
930 Alhambra Blvd, Suite 230, Sacramento, CA 95816

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, emergency contraception (morning after pill), abortion care, adoption services, prenatal referrals, STI and HIV testing, LGBTQI services, pap smears, breast and testicular cancer screenings, . Accepts private insurance, Medi-Cal and private pay based on sliding scale.

  • Sacramento
    1442 Ethan Way, Suite 100, Sacramento 95825
    M, T, W, F  9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m., Thur 12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
  • Rancho Cordova
    10665 Coloma Rd. Room C and D, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
    Thursdays walk ins only  9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Center for Community Health and Well-Being
The Birthing Project Clinic: 916-558-4800
1900 T Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Tuesday – Friday 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Well women’s health care including mammograms and pap smears, birth control, pregnancy testing, prenatal and postpartum care, 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.

FPA Women’s Health: 916-483-2885
2322 Butano Dr. #205, Sacramento, CA 95825
M-F 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Provides Women’s health care such as annual exams, Pap smear, and STD screening; Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Family Planning.  On-site, same-day enrollment for financial assistance through Family PACT and PE Medi-Cal, private pay $70 for office visit plus cost of any procedures, tests or medications.

HIV/STD Testing

(All of the Reproductive Health resources above as well as most urgent cares also offer HIV/STD testing)

Sacramento County Alternative Test Sites: 916-875-6022

Cares Community Health: 916-443-3299
1500 21st Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
M, T, F 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m., W 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Th 9:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Free rapid HIV and STD testing by walkin or by appointment.

Breaking Barriers 916-447-2437
2210 21st. Street, Sacramento, CA 95818
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 760, Sacramento, CA 95823
M-F 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Free confidential HIV rapid test and chlamydia/gonorrhea testing.
Call for appointment or walk in.

Harm Reduction Services916-456-4849
2800 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95817
Mon-Fri 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Free confidential HIV & STD testing.  Overdose training: Includes prevention, recognition, and response training.

I know: 916-875-5669
Free chlamydia and gonorrhea home test kits for women under age 25.

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., Sacramento, CA 95811 (other locations available)

Provides counseling, psychiatry and medication management, mental health evaluation, employee assistance programs.  Private pay $10-$50 per visit (sliding scale based on income), If you do not qualify for sliding scale it is $120 per visit. Accepts  Straight Medi-Cal and Medi-Cal plans designated to WellSpace.

Center for Counseling and Diagnostic Center: 916-278-6252
California State University Sacramento
6000 “J” Street, Sacramento, CA 95819, Eureka Hall Rm 421
M, W, F 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
T,Th 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

$100 flat fee for a semester (max 14 sessions)

WEAVE Counseling Center
Crisis Line: 916-920-2952
Office: 916-448-2321
1900 “K” Street, Sacramento, CA 95811 or 7600 Hospital Dr., Suite I, Sacramento, CA 95823

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: 916-288-0342
8001 Bruceville Rd., Sacramento, CA 95823

Free 45 min. mental health assessment and referral if needed. Provide inpatient and intensive outpatient psychiatric services for adolescents and adults. Private pay, private insurance or Medi-Care. No Medi-Cal.

Windows of Hope: 916-932-8124
Individual, couple and family counseling services. Fees based on sliding scale starting at $30 per hour.

  • Sacramento:  2011 P Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Roseville: 212 Judah Street, Roseville, CA 95678


General Referrence site for additional Mental Health Counseling Services in Sacramento

Sacramento Native American Health Center: 916-341-0575
2020 J St., Sacramento, CA 95811
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Mental health, domestic violence,and substance abuse counseling. You do not need to be Native American to get services.
Accepts Straight Medi-Cal or Medi-Cal with a  referral from 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, Sacramento, CA 95822
M – F 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Providing assistance translating for mental health appointments. Translation available in Bosnian, Cambodian, Chinese, Hmong, Lao, Mien, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.

Support Groups in Sacramento

NAMI: National Alliance of Mental Illness

Psychology Today

SACPROS: directory of support groups in Sacramento

Consumers Self Help Center

Substance Abuse

Self-Assessment Tools for alcohol, tobacco and other drugs


Rethinking Drinking

Cocktail content calculator

Marijuana Problem Screening Quiz

Am I Drug Addicted?


Help with drug and alcohol addiction 1-844-202-1456

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. 1-844-772-3231

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: 1-877-671-7087
Provides information on addictions to alcohol, tobacco, illicit and prescription drugs. Specific help for college students. Counselors can help you make connections with hundreds of treatment centers across the United States so you can put your life back together.

Information site for addictions common to college students. 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.

C.O.R.E. Medical Clinic : 916-442-1029
Outpatient treatment center for opiate addiction. $285 per month sliding scale. Medi-Cal accepted for methadone program.

Veterans Services

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255

Sacramento Vet Center
Phone: 916-566-7430
Location: 1111 Howe Ave., Sacramento, CA 95825

Sacramento VA Medical Center
Health Care: 1-877-222-8387
Benefits: 1-800-827-1000
Location: 10535 Hospital Way, Mather, CA 95655

Sacramento City College Veterans Affairs
Phone: 916-558-2591
Location: 3835 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95822, Rodda North Rm 159, window #5

SCC Veterans Resource Center
Location: Student Center, STC 103

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

Low Cost Prescription Resources

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

Walgreens Prescriptions Savings Club Phone: 1-866-922-7312
For those with no insurance or not enough coverage. Discounts on thousands of brand-name and generic medications.

Target $4 Prescription Plan

Needy Meds : 1-800-503-6897
Discount card, coupons and offers for prescription and non-prescription meds.

RX Outreach Provides affordable medications for people in need. Raleys Pharmacy

Other Health Directories

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

Call 211 Sacramento: 211