The Columbus Free Clinic provides both long-term care and urgent care.
We do not offer immunizations, TB/STD testing, dentistry or prenatal care.
Types of Illness managed by our primary care team:
The Columbus Free Clinic has an onsite laboratory that provides the following services:
We are also able to obtain free x-rays and ultrasounds through Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.
If you have questions about your lab results, please call (614) 404-8417 between 5PM and 9PM on Thursdays
Our team of pharmacists and pharmacy students will help explain medications and answer any questions that you may have.
Our social work team is available to speak with every client. We can also connect interested clients with Southeast, Inc for additional counseling and case management.
For clients below 200% of the federal poverty line and without insurance, we are also able to provide free and ongoing mental health counseling.
Specialist appointments with Orthopedics, Cardiology, and Dermatology specialists are available for return clients. We can also help clients make outside appointments for specialty care.
Please ask about our women's health, physical & occupation therapy, and flu shot clinics!
On the first and third Thursday of the month, the Columbus Free Clinic also offers acupuncture services. The 5-point ear acupuncture offered is particularly effective for anxiety and pain relief, but all guests at the free clinic are encouraged to try this service, offered free of charge!
Netcare Access provides 24 hour mental health and substance abuse crisis intervention, stabilization and assessment for Franklin County, Ohio residents
Maryhaven provides helps persons with drug and alcohol addiction/abuse
Parent Connection Hotline at Children's Hospital Center for Child Abuse Prevention
For parents under stress
Franklin County Children Services (24-hr Line)
To report child abuse or neglect
CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence (24-hr Line)
Choices offers temporary shelter, counseling, advocacy and outreach
BRAVO (Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization)
Offers support for gay, lesbian and transgendered people experiencing intimate partner abuse, sexual assault or stalking
FIRSTLINK (24-hr line)
211 or 614-221-2255
FIRSTLINK helps Central Ohio residents connect to critical community resources available in Franklin County, whatever the need may be
A list of resources offering free and low cost healthcare in the state of Ohio is available at: Ohio Association of Free Clinics.
You can also visit our health map to see other health resources in the Columbus area! Click here.
The Columbus Cancer Clinic can provide cancer screening and support for those affected by cancer.
Senior Suicide Hotline:
Teen Suicide Hotline:
Alcohol Abuse Hotline:
National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: