Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers
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- HQ location:
- Milwaukee, WI
Provides primary medical care for people of all ages, including chronic disease management (asthma, diabetes, HIV), mental health outpatient counseling and treatment, supportive social services including health education and parenting skills classes, Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program, lead poisoning prevention. Eligibility and enrollment assistance for BadgerCare and other community support programs. All services can be provided in English, Spanish or Hmong. All services are available to people regardless of insurance status, with a discounted fee scale based on family size and income (with $10 minimum fee) for individuals who are uninsured.
33,233 unduplicated users in 2012, 85% Hispanic 9% white, 3% African American, 3% Asian. 63% with incomes below 100% of poverty, ~ 30% uninsured, 56% Medicaid, 11% commercial insurance, 3% Medicare.
“Because I can make a positive contribution in the life of others.”
“Because I like to work with the community, I feel confortable with my co-workers and my supervisor.”
“My input is valued.”
“I think he is wonderful all around.”