Community clinics in Franklin County Ohio.

The demand for low cost or free medical care is very high. The health care centers in Franklin County rely heavily on volunteer physicians, nurses, dentists, and other professionals. They also often depend on funding from private and public sectors, including the federal government. In many cases, if the patient has an income they will be billed for their medical care, but more than likely that amount will be based on their income and insurance status, so the rates may be lower..

Some of the services available in Franklin County or the city of Columbus may include general check ups, prescriptions, dental cleanings, immunizations, and physicals. Assistance is for children, seniors, and entire families. If your condition is more complicated then referrals may be offered to the patient and you can learn about other non-profit hospitals and center in the Columbus Ohio area.

Breathing Association - Mobile Medical Unit
(614) 273-2843
It is a mobile center around Franklin County. It provides residents with free access to primary healthcare, laboratory services, spirometry testing, chest x-rays, COPD education, asthma  and medication assistance. Physicals for school and work are offered too. Another location is at 1520 Old Henderson Road, Columbus, OH 43220.

Affordable Care Health Clinic
Address is 104 North Stygler
Columbus, OH 43230
Call (614) 475-2273
Coordinates primary health care and a time-based billing system. The clinic may offer illness and injury treatment, primary care, annual exams, minor procedures; vaccinations, chronic disease management, and lab work.

Asian American Community Services - Free Clinic
2231 North High Street, OSU Rardin Family Practice Center
Columbus, OH 43201
(614) 220-4023 ext. 224
This medical center focuses on the health care needs the Franklin County Ohio Asian community. Volunteer physicians and nurses provide treatment and diagnosis services.




Columbus area Free Community Clinic
2231 North High Street Suite 103
Columbus, Ohio 43201
Main phone (614) 404-8417
They run a free walk-in clinic, including for the uninsured, poor and indigent.

Columbus Neighborhood Health Center For The Homeless
1800 Watermark Drive Suite 420
Columbus, Ohio 43216
For information, call (614) 645-0521
The center works to improve the homeless access to primary medical and dental care, mental health assistance and substance abuse services.

Community Development for All People, United Methodist Free Store
Main address is 946 South Parsons Avenue
Columbus, OH 43206
Call (614) 445-6275 for appointments.

Helping Hands Health and Wellness Center
1421 Morse Road, Haimerl Center
Columbus, Ohio 43229
Phone: (614) 262-5094
Screenings, general physical exams, and basic screenings are available.

LifeCare Alliance Wellness center
1699 West Mound Street
Columbus, OH 43223
(614) 278-3130

Linworth Clinic
5400 Linworth Road
Columbus, OH 43235
(614) 442-5722
Qualified patients may receive low cost or free prescriptions, counseling, blood sugar testing, urine tests or referrals to hospitals or specialty physicians as needed. Other aid on site may be eye and hearing screenings, pharmacy consultations and check ups.

Lower Lights Christian Health Center
The non-profit center has primary care and sick care for women, adults, infants, and children.
1160 West Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43222, (614) 274-1455
777 West State Street Suite 201, Columbus, Ohio 43215, dial (614) 274-1455





Mount Carmel Health, First Church of God
Clinic address: 3480 Refugee Road
Columbus, OH 43232
Intake number is (614) 235-4039

New Life United Methodist Church
25 West Fifth Avenue
Columbus, OH 43201
(614) 294-0134
The uninsured and working poor may get free basic medical services including treatment of common illnesses and blood pressure monitoring.

Noor Community Clinic
Rardin Family Practice 2231 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43201
Telephone - (614) 516-3075
Non emergency care is in Franklin County Ohio. Assistance and staffing is from Muslim physicians and nurses from the local community.

Ohio Latino Health Network - Clinica Latina
Thomas E. Rardin Family Practice Center, 2231 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43201
(614) 293-9906
It is a free community clinic for Spanish speaking families and individuals. As funding allows, it provides on-going comprehensive health care. It is also a dental center and has free dental screenings, simple restorative procedures, preventative sealants, cleanings and check ups.

Physicians Care Connection - Free Medical Clinic Center
240 Parsons Avenue
Columbus, OH 43205
Telephone - (614) 240-7430
Medical assistance is on a walk in basis. The center also links clients and patients to community health centers and government programs such as Medicaid for ongoing care.

Southeast, Inc. Faith Mission
315 East Long Street
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 225-0990

Southeast, Inc.
16 West Long Street
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 225-0990
This is a federally government qualified health care center for those who lack insurance, who live in temporary supported or other eligible housing or are homeless. Programs are annual exams, diabetes and asthma care, blood pressure screenings, EKGs, immunizations, vaccinations and well and sick child check-ups, laboratory services, physicals, treatment for skin conditions, specialist referrals.

Vineyard Church of Columbus, East Fifth Avenue Medical Clinic
171 East Fifth Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43201
(614) 259-5428

Xenos Free Clinics
Providing Free Medical Care to those who fall below the 200% poverty level.

  • On the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month there are free medical and optometry services. The 3rd Monday of the month is Physical Therapy. Address is 1934 North Fourth Street, Columbus, Ohio 43201, (614) 823 6510 ext 1840  Register 6-7pm. No appointment necessary.
  • 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month there are free medical services. Address is 40 Chicago Avenue, Columbus, OH 43222, telephone (614) 823-6510 ext 1840 Register 6-7 pm. No appointment necessary.
  • 1st Monday of the Month, Free medical services 1340 Community Park Drive. Dial 614-823-6510 ext 1840. Register 6-7 pm, and no Appointment necessary.




Vineyard Community Church
15187 Palmer Road
Etna, OH 43018
(740) 927-7729
Medical check ups, vision testing, lab work, X Rays and other services are available. Another site is at 6000 Cooper Road, Westerville, Ohio 43081.

Mount Carmel Health, Reynoldsburg High School
6699 East Livingston Avenue
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Call the center at (614) 367-1255






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