School-Based and Community Health Program

Providing care to children and young adults during the COVID-19 crisis

Henry Ford Health System’s School-Based and Community Health Program provides primary care and behavioral health services to children ages 5-21 regardless of health insurance coverage or ability to pay. Our clinics are located within more than a dozen schools in Detroit, Lincoln Park, and Macomb County, one community location,as well as a mobile medical unit that travels to various locations.

We do not provide COVID-19 testing or care

Our sites do not provide COVID-19 testing or care for patients with symptoms of the virus. Please visit our COVID-19 webpage for information or what to do if you have been exposed to COVID-19 or have symptoms.

Clinic services available to children and young adults while schools are closed

We continue to provide primary care and behavioral health services at all of our health centers during this health crisis, even while schools are closed. During the COVID-19 health crisis, we are providing walk-in care to both children and young adults, during regular clinic hours. No appointment is needed.

Medical services offered

  • Checkups/wellness exams
  • Immunizations
  • Sick visits
  • Asthma management
  • Sports physicals
  • Hearing and vision screening
  • STI/HIV testing and treatment
  • Pregnancy testing and referral
  • Health education

Behavioral health services offered

  • Individual counseling
  • Group counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Psychiatry

What if I don’t have health insurance?

Our health centers accept all Medicaid and private insurance plans. You will not be turned away if you do not have health insurance coverage or are unable to pay. No patient will ever receive a bill for the services provided at our School-Based Health  and Community Health centers.

For minor patients to obtain general health services at any of our health centers, a signed consent form must be completed by a parent or legal guardian. Additionally, specific services related to behavioral health, sexual health, and substance use treatment are available to minors without parental consent under Michigan’s Minor Consent Laws. Please contact us to learn more.

How to contact us

Contact our School-Based and Community Health centers at [email protected].

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Please call 911 if you have an emergency or urgent medical question.

Already a Henry Ford patient?
For the best experience, existing Henry Ford patients can request and self-schedule appointments through Henry Ford MyChart.

Henry Ford Health System is committed to ensuring our Deaf or hard-of-hearing patients and visitors have equal access to all services. We provide the appropriate auxiliary aids and services, including qualified sign language interpreters, TTYs and other assistive listening devices, at no cost. To request assistance, call 313-916-1896 or email [email protected].

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