FREE MEDICAL CARE
for Adults and Children
Important COVID-19 Notice:
Due to current concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19), for the safety of patients and staff, Lighthouse Free Medical Clinic will be temporarily closed, starting on March 18, 2020. Please contact the Lighthouse clinic phone number (716) 222-0805 with any questions. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911.
During this time, we are still working hard to ensure the continuation of your care. We thank you for understanding and hope to resume normal operations as soon as possible. If you are a patient seeking care during our closure, the following are free or low-cost clinics in the Buffalo area, please contact the clinic with questions regarding services available or cost for services:
Good Neighbors Healthcare: 175 Jefferson Ave., Buffalo, NY 14210, (716) 856-2400
Monday 5:30pm-7:30pm - walk-in sick visits (NOT work physicals)
Wednesday 8:30am-11am - walk-in sick visits, dental screenings (NOT work physicals)
Friday 1pm-4:30pm - walk-in sick visits, dental screenings, vision care (NOT work physicals)
Neighborhood Health Center: 155 Lawn Ave., Buffalo, NY 14207, (716) 875-2904
Monday and Wednesday 8am-8pm; Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8am-4:30pm - primary care, OB/GYN, dental screenings, STI testing
(NOT walk-in appointments or PPDs, patients MUST establish primary care at NHC to be evaluated)
Evergreen Health: 206 S. Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, NY 14201, (716) 847-2441
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8am-5pm; Tuesday 8am-7pm - walk-in STI testing, syringe exchange, substance abuse counseling
Evergreen Health: 3297 Bailey Ave., Buffalo, NY 14215, (716) 847-2441
Monday - Friday 8am-5pm - walk-in STI testing
Jesse Nash Health Center: 608 William St., Buffalo, NY 14206, (716) 858-7687
Monday - Friday 8:30am-11:30am, 1pm-3:30pm - walk-in STI testing, appointment only PPDs
If you are concerned that you may have COVID-19, please do NOT present at any of the above clinics as they are currently unable to test for COVID-19. Please refer to the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) for specific updates regarding COVID-19: http://www2.erie.gov/health/index.php?q=frequently-asked-questions-and-answers-about-covid-19-coronavirus
If you are in need of food, please click the following button for a list of currently available Food Pantries in the greater Buffalo area:
The Lighthouse Free Medical Clinic is a student run, free medical clinic whose mission is to provide care to the under- and uninsured in Buffalo, NY. This mission is made possible by our volunteer team, which consists of medical students from the University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine, professional students from a variety of backgrounds including; dentistry, social work, and nutrition, as well as our dedicated area physicians who oversee the care that is provided.
Interested in Donating to Lighthouse?
Lighthouse strives to provide medical care for the underserved and uninsured in the Buffalo community. We provide care free of cost and depend on donations from members of the community to keep our doors open. Please consider donating to Lighthouse Medical Clinic today using the link to our UB Foundations page below: