15th Annual Benefit Concert/Brandi Carlile’s Guitar

  Exciting news – we will be auctioning off an autographed guitar by Ms. Carlile.  Please email Tina Krall to be notified of the details and stay tuned! We are grateful to all of our supporters and partners who helped make the 15th Annual Benefit Concert a tremendous success!  Darlingside opened up the concert with […]

Want help to stop smoking?

Join the Charlottesville Free Clinic and other community partners for the fall session of Quit Smoking Charlottesville.            

Taking Steps to Prevent Diabetes

“The Free Clinic saved my life” Last August, Tasheda made an appointment with Tish Polgar-Bailey, the Free Clinic’s Nurse Practitioner. Her weight had continued to climb and had gotten as high as 309 pounds. She was experiencing significant pain in her feet and ankles. At her first appointment, she expressed concern about becoming diabetic. Diabetes has affected […]

Young Leaders from Africa Visit the Free Clinic

An impressive group of Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders recently met with Free Clinic’s Executive Director and members of the Philanthropy Team to learn more about our work to expand access to health care for the uninsured in Charlottesville and ideas on fundraising that they could bring back to their respective organizations. The […]

Healthcare Changes for our Neighbors in Need

The Virginia Senate recently approved the expansion of Medicaid. This decision will have a positive impact on the Free Clinic’s ability to expand the health safety net to men and women without access to health care in our community. Over 400 of our current patients will be eligible to transition to Medicaid and enroll in […]