Here's a sample of our volunteer opportunities:VIEW AS
Our Mission is to ensure that there are no closed doors for those seeking primary healthcare at our clinic in Orange County.
With no county hospital or public primary health care system in Orange County, Lestonnac Free Clinic is acutely aware of how critical the shortage of affordable health service is. We recognize that low-income patients are often forced to make the difficult choice between paying a $10 healthcare co-payment or applying the money toward rent, food, and other necessities.
Our 30 year history of providing free healthcare service to those in need both alleviate the patient's stress of having to make this kind of decision and increases the efficiency of local hospitals. For this reason, the clinic continues to expand our volunteer pool.
1. Primary Health Care Program
2. Type II Diabetes Care Program:
Provides monthly provider visits, medications, dental visits, eye exams and glasses, foot exams, blood panels (1, 6 and 12 months in addition to routine lab visits) pap smears, EKG's, Glucometers and finger sticks. This program also includes exercise and cooking education, including free educational materials, pre and post-testing and graduation awards upon completion of classes.
3. Precious Care for Precious Lives Program:
Provides first trimester medical care and education, including onsite provider and case manager, allowing up to three medical visits per patient. The goal of this program is to reduce the amount of preterm births, low birth weight and birth defects among newborns in Orange County. 4. Specialty Care Program:
Provides specialty care in the following areas:
5. Target Store Pharmacy Prescription Drug Program:
Provides patients with the opportunity to obtain prescription drugs at no cost or a shared cost of $4.00. Medical Services
- Diabetes - Type II
- Flu Vaccinations
- Lab Services
- Prenatal Care
- Primary Care
- Ear, Nose, and Throat
- Internal Medicine
- OB / GYN
- Comprehensive Primary Dental Care
- Diabetic Periodontal Clinic
- ESL Classes
- Diabetes Prevention and Education
- Nutrition and Cooking Classes
- Smoking Cessation
- Weekly Food Bank