There is a day for giving thanks, a couple days for getting those good shopping deals, but what about a day to give back?READ MORE
On October 1, 2013 individuals who are uninsured will have the opportunity to review, enroll and purchase health insurance through health insurance exchanges in states across the country. While there has been much speculation about costs prior to this date, individuals and their families can review true costs starting Tuesday by visiting www.healthcare.gov
Also, on this website there is information on where people can get local and in-person help to make this process easier.READ MORE
The NAFC is excited to share a great article from the front page of today's Washington Post. This important piece highlights the plight and future of our patients, clinics and volunteers as the Affordable Care Act continues implementation. The NAFC thanks the Washington Post for continuing to tell the story of the NAFC, of our member clinics such as the one highlighted in this article - the Arlington Free Clinic, and of our patients who continue to battle with the need for access to medical care.READ MORE
Congratulations to the NAFC Executive Director Nicole Lamoureux for being honored and recognized in the Non Profit Times 2013 Power and Influence Top 50 Honorees list. The staff and board are very proud of Nicole for this well-deserved recognition.
Below are the excerpts from the article:READ MORE
Every day in America, there are approximately 1,200 Free and Charitable Clinics providing quality health care to the Nation’s medically underserved. These clinics rely on the generosity of volunteers and donors to help provide the medical services that so many in our country need.READ MORE
The NAFC Board of Directors and staff are happy to announce that on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, we will be holding another one-day free health clinic for the medically underserved.READ MORE
The NAFC is excited to hold the 2013 Annual Summit in Baltimore, Maryland at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel. This year’s meeting will be held October 27-29th and promises to be a meeting every clinic executive, staff member and volunteer should attend.READ MORE
During this National Volunteer Appreciation week, we would like to thank our incredible volunteers who support the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) and our member clinics.
We at the NAFC believe that health care should be a right and not a privilege, and that in the interest of public health everyone should have access to affordable, quality health care.READ MORE