For over two decades, the Downtown Clinic has provided primary and specialty healthcare services to residents and homeless individuals of Albany County, Wyoming. With three full-time and five part-time staff members, and over 80 community volunteers, the Downtown Clinic provides free healthcare to nearly 500 individuals each year living at the margins. All clinic clients are low-income (<200% of the Federal Poverty Level) and without health insurance. The Clinic raises most of its funding from local sources (more than 75%) and spends over 95 cents of every dollar locally. The Clinic was built upon the fundamental belief that all should have access to high-quality healthcare and in its 24 years of existence, the Clinic has cared for over 11,000 families in need.
Every dollar you donate equals $14 worth of care!
With the help of donors and the local community, we provided 1.345 million dollars worth of community services including medication, social work, primary visits, specialist visits, and vaccinations to the Albany county community. in 2022. We provided 390 individuals with over 2480 appointments.
The lack of Medicaid expansion in Wyoming has emphasized the need for a facility like ours. We thank you for your support over the years and the expanding possibilities you have helped us create!
Reports state 23% of individuals in Albany county, Wyoming earn income at or below the poverty line. We believe there are more individuals out there that need our help. We are ready to serve and support them! Increasing our full-time staff this year and developing a mobile health unit, we will go mobile with mental health, preventative care, and home visits this year.
- that everyone in our community is valuable.
- that all deserve high-quality healthcare.
- that strong, vibrant communities are composed of healthy individuals and families
- that we all have a role to play in the health of our community and that together we can build a more just and equitable community-based healthcare system that is effective and innovative.
Let's Create Hope in 2023! Will you support us?