Free walk-in clinic
Open Sundays 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
For all children, teens, and adults
The Shalom Free Clinic is located in the Education Building next to the New Vision, United Church of Christ (formerly Congregational Church of Chico - UCC) at 1190 E. First Avenue, Chico, CA 95926.
A buffet luncheon is served each Sunday afternoon during clinic hours.
Call 9-1-1 if you have a stroke or TIA, chest pain, or severe shortness of breath.
The Shalom Free Clinic is NOT able to treat: fractures, unstable vital signs, acute low back pain, irritable bowel disease, Crohn's disease, diverticulitis, cholecystitis, lacerations, cellulitis that requires an IV/antibiotics, OB/GYN problems, Worker's Compensation injuries, insurance physicals, or sports physicals.
The Shalom Free Clinic will see patients for sore throat, ear ache, colds and flu, chronic headaches, minor trauma (if a fracture is suspected you will be referred to the Emergency Room), gastroenteritis, chronic low back pain (but not severe pain that could be due to a severe underlying problem), urinary tract infections, asthma and bronchitis, and cellulitis if it can be treated as an outpatient. Referrals will be provided, as needed.
The Shalom Free Clinic also provides the following services: smoking cessation, medication management, blood pressure control, health screenings, health education, primary care interventions, drug and alcohol interventions, mental/behavioral health counseling, prescriptions and medications.
Other walk-in services are available: Nutrition counseling every Sunday; Acupuncture on the 1st Sunday of the month. Reiki is offered 2nd & 4th Sundays; Energy balancing available every 2nd Sunday of the month with Gayle Kimball..
Some services are offered by appointment only, please call 530-518-8422 for Hypnosis by appointment.
Volunteer at the Shalom Free Clinic
Please call Nancy at 530-518-8422 and offer your time and talents to help the Shalom Free Clinic continue to serve the uninsured and under-insured of our community.
Nutrition counseling every Sunday
Energy balancing on the 2nd Sunday of the month
Hypnosis offered on the 3rd Sunday by appointment
Acupuncture on the 1st Sunday
Reiki is offered 2nd & 4th Sundays
Call Nancy at 518-8422 for questions or to make an appointment
The Shalom Free Clinic will:
Provide under insured and uninsured children and adults with health screening, primary care interventions, health service, and education including physical and mental/behavioral health services free of charge.
Welcome and accept people of all sexual orientations, races, genders, nationalities, economic standings, marital status, family configurations, ages, and different mental and physical abilities.