Mission and About Us

an image of a doctor sitting next to his patient in an examination roomAbout CommuniCare Health Centers

CommuniCare Health Centers is a Federally Qualified Health Center providing health care to those in need since 1972. CommuniCare provides comprehensive health care services delivered by a dedicated team of providers and support staff through our clinic sites and outreach programs. Our goal is to develop and maintain a long-term, healing partnership with each of our patients, while ensuring the best possible health outcomes. Serving communities throughout the Yolo County region, CommuniCare provides health services for one in every nine residents of the area. Our services include primary medical and dental health care, behavioral health services, substance abuse treatment, health education and support services.

CommuniCare Health Centers, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. CommuniCare Health Centers is licensed by the State of California, led by an independent board of directors and is a Federally Qualified Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b. All providers are deemed federal employees, with resultant coverage under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) for actions within the scope of deemed employment, pursuant to 42 U.S.C 233(g)-(n).

Our Mission

CommuniCare Health Centers’ mission is to provide comprehensive and high quality health care to anyone in our community regardless of insurance status or ability to pay.

Our mission is characterized by the following commitments:

  • We deliver health care in a supportive, safe environment emphasizing patient partnership, wellness and preventive health in all of our services.
  • We value the importance of a teaching and learning environment at all levels of the organization.
  • We are committed to the underlying philosophy that health care is a right, not a privilege.