Access to health care is vital for children to grow and develop and for adults to live a full and productive life.
By providing access to primary care, mental health services and medication and by aligning community-wide goals with expertise from our network of partners, we help individuals and families achieve optimal health and live independently and productively in our community.
Providing comprehensive medical and mental health care to those with insufficient coverage goes beyond a doctor’s visit. It means helping people prevent, manage and treat all aspects of their health. It means giving them the information and resources needed to make healthy choices for their families.
Matthews Free Medical Clinic provides free high-quality health care, case management and educational services to low-income, uninsured patients in Mecklenburg and Union counties.
HealthReach Community Clinic provides free health care services and medications, helping to reduce health disparities and strengthen the well-being of Iredell County residents.
For residents like Ms. Moore, eating well and accessing healthy, affordable groceries on a consistent basis are challenging when living in a lower-income, food insecure community.
Lanitta got pregnant with her daughter at age 13 and soon felt overwhelmed without people or a place she could turn to for support.
Brody was born with a one-of-a-kind chromosomal defect. There was no roadmap for how to help him. His mother turned to United Way.
We partner with local agencies focused specifically on the unique health needs of individuals to foster lasting change where it matters most: where we live.View Our Partners
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