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Free Clinic of Central Virginia provides expert care with superior treatment results to patients at all points in their care from diagnosis to treatment and ongoing wellness.

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Your gift will help provide medical, dental and behavioral health services in our community. Our work is only possible with generous support from those who share our commitment to making health care available to all.

Become a Volunteer

Volunteers keep the “FREE” in The Free Clinic. Volunteer support keeps costs low, enabling us to provide quality medical, dental and behavioral health care for those who might otherwise go without care.


Free Clinic of Central Virginia has a Centralized Call Center (appointment phone line) to find the best day and time for your visit. Your phone call is very important to us.

Medical Care

We do not provide STD testing or treatment, HIV testing or treatment, pregnancy testing, TB screening, or flu shots unless you are receiving ongoing primary care from the Free Clinic.


Eligibility Guidelines

You are most likely eligible if you:

• Are over age 18

• Have household income below 250% of the Federal Poverty Level

• Are not covered by Medicare or private health insurance

• Are currently living in Virginia


If you are not currently a Free Clinic patient, you must first schedule an Eligibility Screening Interview. Call 434-847-5866 to schedule your screening.


Two Locations to Serve You


Free Clinic Main Street

The Free Clinic Main Street is not a walk-in clinic. All services are by appointment. Services are provided by volunteers and are limited by the availability of our volunteer providers.


Monday through Friday — 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Closed everyday between 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm


Phone: 434-847-5866 • Fax: 434-528-2529


Address: 1016 Main Street • Lynchburg, VA 24504


Bus: Greater Lynchburg Transit Company

Route 3A

6:25 am – 9:25 pm

434-455-5080 • 434-455-5099 (paratransit)



Free Clinic Community Health Center  

The Free Clinic Community Health Center services are by appointment or walk-in.


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday — 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday — 8:30 am - 4:00 pm


Phone: 434-847-5866 • Fax: 434-528-2529


Address: 800 5th Street • Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. • Lynchburg, VA 24504


Bus: Greater Lynchburg Transit Company

Route 1A

5:45 am – 9:45 pm

434-455-5080 • 434-455-5099 (paratransit)


If you need medical care, but you don’t have health insurance, you may be eligible to receive medical care at the Free Clinic. If you are a current patient of the Free Clinic and become eligible for Medicaid, we will continue to serve you.


We believe that everyone should have access to high-quality healthcare.


We provide free comprehensive primary care for adults by appointment only including:

• Ongoing care for chronic illnesses such as diabetes, high blood pressure, asthma, allergies,

  thyroid disorders and high cholesterol

• Treatment for minor acute illnesses like bronchitis, sinus infections, influenza and urinary tract


• Preventive medical care like flu shots, physicals, screenings for cancer and diagnostic tests for

  chronic illnesses

• Annual gynecological exams, Pap tests, breast exams, mammograms and some birth control for

  female patients

• Routine lab services


We provide free specialty medical services for adults by appointment only during monthly clinics including:


• Dermatology

• Endocrinology

• Gastroenterology

• Gynecology  

• Hypertension/Kidney Disease care  

• Internal Medicine

• Ophthalmology

• Orthopedics

• Podiatry

• Rhuematology

We also provide referrals to other providers for free or reduced-cost medical specialties including:

• Audiology

• Cardiology

• Chiropractic

• Ear, Nose and Throat  

• Infectious Disease  

• Mammography

• Nephrology

• Oncology

• Physical Therapy

• Urology