Low-Cost Health Services and Resources

The following agencies provide low-cost medical/dental referrals or services to families. Bilingual. Additional resources can be found by calling 211 health lines for LA and OC, or visiting www.211LA.org or www.211OC.org.
 
Boys and Girls Club ARCHES (714) 532-7940
Variety of health and family services.
www.bgcgg.org/programs/arches.html
 
The Children’s Clinic (844) 822-4646
Medical, dental/orthodontic, optometric/ophthalmic and behavioral/mental health services. Call center open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Seven locations in Long Beach and Bellflower. www.thechildrensclinic.org
 
Children’s Dental Health Clinic (562) 933-3141
Dental services for economically disadvantaged children (infant-21). www.cdhc.org
 
CHOC Children’s Clinics (714) 509-8887
Medical services, including a variety of specialties. Five locations: Costa Mesa, Garden Grove, Newport Beach, Orange and Santa Ana. www.choc.org/community-education
 
Cypress Community
College Dental Clinic (714) 484-7299
Low-cost teeth cleaning and oral disease exam performed by student hygienists. 9200 Valley View St., Cypress. www.tinyurl.com/cypresscollegedentalservices
 
Immunization Referrals
Locate free to low-cost immunizations for infants and kids. Long Beach only, (562) 570-SHOT, www.longbeach.gov/health; Orange County, (800) 564-8448, www.tinyurl.com/OCfamilyhealth; Los Angeles County, 211, www.tinyurl.com/LAimmunizations.
 
Smile Line OC (714) 638-7637
Referrals for low-cost pediatric dentistry in Orange County. Also offers Smile Clinic, which caters to children with physical and developmental special needs. www.healthysmilesoc.org
 
University Eye Center at Ketchum Health (714) 463-7500
Low-cost exams. 5460 E. La Palma Ave., Anaheim. www.sccoeyecare.com
 
For free and low-cost medical clinics in Orange County, visit www.tinyurl.com/oclowcosthealth; and for Los Angeles County, visit www.tinyurl.com/LAhealthservices