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ST. JOHN'S WELL CHILD & FAMILY CENTERST. JOHN'S WELL CHILD & FAMILY CENTER
St. John's Well Child and Family Center's mission is to improve and maintain the health of children and their families regardless of their ability to pay, and enhance the community' access to health care, by providing a medical home offering preventi... Read more
St. John's Well Child and Family Center's mission is to improve and maintain the health of children and their families regardless of their ability to pay, and enhance the community' access to health care, by providing a medical home offering preventive and primary medical, dental and mental health treatment for underserved, uninsured and economically disadvantaged persons.
Now celebrating our 40th year of uninterrupted service to the Los Angeles community, St. John's Well Child and Family Center provides services to over 60,000 patients annually. Over the last year, St. John's has seen tremendous growth in the scope and reach of our services. We operate five sites in downtown, south central and east Los Angeles and have developed a School Readiness Child and Family Resource and Development Center in one of L.A.'s poorest communities, offering childcare and early childhood education and development services, resources and community linkages for parents and children in need of social services, parent education classes and job training, environmental health case management and care and a large community health center