Community Resources

Updated September 2014

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

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 & 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.
  • 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 Care916-422-9110
Open every day from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
7200 South Land Park, Suite 100 (South Land Park and Florin), Sacramento, CA 95831

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
Open every day from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
9045 Bruceville Rd., Suite 100, Elk Grove, CA 95758

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 Care916-226-6190
Open every day including holidays 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
8325 Elk Grove Florin Rd. Suite 800. Sacramento, CA 95829

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:

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
    Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    1820 “J” Street (at 19th)
  • Oak Park Community Health Center: 916-233-4910
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
    3415 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
    (Women and children only; inside Oak Park Multiservice Center)
  • South Valley Community Health Center: 916-368-3080
    Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    8233 E. Stockton Blvd., Suite D

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
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1
    923 “V” Street
  • Health For All Las Palmas Clinic: 916-924-6703
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1
    1281 North Ave
  • Health for All Freeport Clinic: 916-427-0368
    Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. closed 12-1
    2118 Meadowview Rd.

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.

UC Davis Medical Student Run Clinics

For all clinics: Cost of visit is donation

Bayanihan Clinic at Health for All916-833-1112
Appointments preferred. Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
1281 North Avenue

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
Saturday only, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Must register before 7:00 a.m.
1820 J Street (in the Effort Clinic)

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
Saturday only 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. New patients need to be there before 7:30 a.m.
3415 Martin Luther King Blvd.

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
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
6341 Folsom Blvd.

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
Sunday  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (new patients must be there at 7:00 a.m.)
419 V Street, Suite A

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.

Saturday 11:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (sign in starts at 12 p.m.)
2800 Stockton Blvd. at Harm Reduction Services

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 Clinic530-758-2060
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


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

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 Clinic916-874-8300
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 Clinic530-757-4667
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2051 John Jones, Davis

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

Sacramento Native American Health Center916-341-0575
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2020 J. Street, Sacramento

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
General Family Dental Care
Monday -Thursday 8 am- 5 pm, Fri day 8 am – 2 pm
7600 Greenhaven Dr. Building B, Suite 301

Dr. Steven Wong, D.D.S916-737-8383
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday,  Friday  9 am – 5 pm
4611 Freeport Blvd., Suite 1

Discount prices for students with a referral from SCC Health Services


Dr. Terry Isbill916-927-3773
Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
811 Grand Ave., Suite B

Low cost eye exam and glasses with referral from SCC Health Services. Se habla espanol

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

Reproductive Health & Family Planning Services

Planned Parenthood

Fruitridge Health Center916-452-7305
5385 Franklin Blvd., #A-D

Capital Plaza Health Center916-444-7966
1125 10th Street

B Street Health Center916-446-6921
201 29th Street

Sacramento Life Center / Sac Valley Pregnancy Clinic916-451-2273
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 formen 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

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.

FPA Women’s Health: 916-483-2885
2322 Butano Dr. #205, Sacramento, CA 95825
M-F 8am-5pm
Provides Women’s health care such as annual exams, STD screening etc., Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Family Planning.  On-site, same-day enrollment for financial assistance through Family PACT and PE Medi-Cal.

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 Services916-456-4849
2800 Stockton Blvd.
Mon-Fri 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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

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
Crisis Line: 916-920-2952
Office: 916-448-2321
1900 “K” Street or 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.


General Referrence site for additional Mental Health Counseling Services in Sacramento

Sacramento Native American Health Center: 916-341-0575
2020 J St.
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 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.

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 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.

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.

Veterans Services

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

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: 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

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

Other Health Directories

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

Call 211 Sacramento