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United Way of Allegheny County
Description of Program
The Health Care for Homeless People provides access to comprehensive health services through clinics at homeless congregate sites for homeless men, women and children. Health teams comprised of physicians, nurses, nurse practioners, case managers, and outreach workers staff weekly clinics throughout the Pittsburgh area. Some of the services given by the medical team include needs assessment, case management, health education, gynecology, dermatology, podiatry, dentistry, optometry and referrals for additional services. A prescription voucher program is also available to homeless individuals who have no medical assistance for covering prescription costs. Health Care for Homeless People works with multiple agencies and organizations as it seeks to find appropriate resources for its patients. Additional specialty services, outreach services, and substance abuse services are available to homeless individuals each month. Such services include podiatry, OB/GYN, pediatrics, case management, AIDS/HIV testing/counseling, and drug and alcohol abuse services.
Primarily Allegheny County.
Call main office. Services provided at each clinic may differ and clinics do not take appointments.
Fees or Charges
Types of Fees
Hours of Operation
Office: 9:00am-5:00pm, weekdays; service hours vary