By Brian Young
A branch of the Providence Community Health Center (PCHC) is located in the Crossroads Building. The center provides health and dental care to more than 900 patients. Its focus is to bring quality health and dental care to homeless people, whether or not they are insured.
The center also has a prescription assistance program. Last year, the center gave out more than $3 million worth of prescription medications. The center also offers help with mental health problems.
The center has initiated a clothing and coat program for people in need. The center is accepting donations of coats and other clothing. The center, a non-profit organization, is funded by the government.
Anyone who needs health and dental and is homeless or uninsured can visit the clinic. Hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Tuesday, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.