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Southwest Community Health Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing high quality care that includes medical, dental, and behavioral health services to individuals and families in the Greater Bridgeport area. In addition, Southwest CHC also provides health education, disease prevention programs, community outreach, and enrollment services. We have a variety of finance options available to assure that we accommodate individuals who may not be insured. We strongly believe our clients have the right to a quality of care that meets their own needs regardless of their ability to pay.  Our health care facility maintains a friendly, professional and efficient health care delivery. Located in different areas around Bridgeport, our sites provide different services including:


46 Albion Street

Our newest site in Bridgeport offers a full service that includes internal medicine where a patient can receive urgent care and same day appointments, women’s health, dental, behavioral health, pediatrics, and HIV/AIDS testing and treatment.

  • Internal Medicine
  • OB/GYN
  • Dental
  • Mental Health
  • Pediatrics
  • HIV/AIDS


510 Clinton Avenue

Our Clinton Avenue site specializes in women’s health. Complete gynecological care includes prenatal care, pregnancy testing, management for high-risk pregnancy, and family planning. In addition, patients can receive pap smears, cancer screening, mammography, ultrasounds, and STD prevention and screenings.

  • OB/GYN


1046 Fairfield Avenue

This site concentrates on behavioral health treatment including psychiatric evaluation, treatment, and therapy for children and adults. Clinicians provide individual, family, and group counseling. Patients experiencing substance abuse can participate in the Intensive Substance Abuse and Mental Health program and seek continuing care as well.  

  • Mental Health
  • Substance Abuse Counseling


743 South Avenue

Our Marina facility offers internal medicine and pediatric services, in addition to a Homeless Health Care Program. Homeless patients and families can access all services provided by Southwest with additional programs available to meet the needs of the client. Our clinicians visit license shelter clinics with referrals for specialty care and intensive medical follow-up appointments when necessary.

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Homeless Health Care Program

 

968 Fairfield Avenue

Similar to our newest site, this health center also provides full service which consists of internal medicine, dental, OB/GYN, mental health, pediatrics, and HIV/AIDS testing and treatment.

  • Internal Medicine
  • OB/GYN
  • Dental
  • Mental Health
  • Pediatrics
  • HIV/AIDS


1020 Fairfield Avenue

This site caters to women, infant and children and is known as our WIC program. It provides nutrition education, health care referrals, and breastfeeding promotion and support. A SNAP Outreach worker is accessible and assists clients with SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)/Food Stamps enrollment.

  • Women Infant and Children
  • SNAP/ Food Stamps Enrollment

 

762 Lindley Street - Southwest Family Health Center

The Southwest Family Health Center is located at 762 Lindley Street. The Southwest Family Health Center is a partnership between Southwest Community Health Center and St. Vincent's Hospital which included the acquisition of the Seton's Women's Center. Southwest CHC is proud to bring enhanced services to patients through the integration of a mental health therapist on site along with the continuation of the St. Vincent's Residency Program.

This Family Health Center offers Internal Medicine (adults), Pediatrics (children) and Mental Health (children and adults) in addition to the Women's Center on the lower level. 

Services Available:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Mental Health
  • Women's Health (OB/GYN)
  • Family Practice
  • Podiatry
  • Nutrition