New community partner for the CFC

We send this note to you as a valued member of the Charlottesville Free Clinic (CFC) community, to keep you informed of changes in our local health care landscape. As some of you may have heard, Central Virginia Health Services is planning to open a new health clinic, The Neighborhood Family Health Center, in Charlottesville. […]

Zinburger Benefit Night

Fundraising never tasted so good! Please join the CFC for dinner on Thursday, October 8 at Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar. 20% of sales for the evening will benefit the CFC (alcohol not included). Simply bring the flyer below with you to the restaurant; you can either present a hard copy, or you can show your […]

A new way to give to the CFC

A little hashtag goes a long way! The CFC is partnering with GoodWorld to simplify the online donation process. Are you on social media? Follow us on Facebook and type “#donate” with your donation amount on the CFC page (for example: #donate $25). You can do the same on Twitter with “#donate” to our Twitter […]

Patient Highlight: Stephen

Meet Stephen… Born and raised in Albemarle County, Stephen regularly visited the Charlottesville Free Clinic for 12 years. He worked as a house painter with no health insurance, but suffered from high blood pressure, diabetes, blood clots, and even the initial stages of gangrene. Stephen was unable to afford the high cost of hospital visits. […]

Quit Smoking Charlottesville

The CFC recently launched another edition of Quit Smoking Charlottesville, which runs every Thursday from September 3-October 22, 2015. The program, now in its sixth year, serves as a support group to help smokers stop their habit and learn healthy coping mechanisms as an alternative to smoking. Participation is free and open to everyone, and […]