25 Years of Creating a Healthier Community Together

This year, we are celebrating the Charlottesville Free Clinic’s 25th anniversary by sharing 25 stories of our patients and the healthcare professionals who contribute time and talent to help us build a healthier community.  Our first story highlights Free Clinic co-founders, Dr. Paul DeMarco and Dr. Mohan Nadkarni. In 1991, Dr. DeMarco met a graduate […]

A Sister’s Commitment to Helping Others with Diabetes

Over the last 25 years, here at CFC we’ve seen a trend – more and more, our patients come to see us for long-term, or chronic disease management, like for diabetes. In fact, 21% of our patients are living with diabetes. However, even with regular check-ups, medication management, and education diabetes still killed nearly 70,000 […]

Providing Diabetic Resources to Patients

Diabetes is a devastating disease, affecting over 12% of the population Virginia alone.  In fact, 1 in 5 patients at the Free Clinic have diabetes. With your help, the Free Clinic provides diabetic patients access to an array of resources including primary care, medications, education and nutritional support – all at no cost. All this […]

CVC 2017 is here!

The 2017 Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign (CVC) has begun! If you are a state employee participating in this campaign, we hope you will consider designating CFC as your charity of choice. See link to view this video where CFC is featured. Your donations are deducted from your paycheck pre-tax and the benefits to your chosen charity […]