SFCHC News & Updates

Seek the Care You Need, Even in the Pandemic's Latest Surge

With COVID-19 cases surging across the nation, the number of intensive care unit and emergency room beds is diminishing at many hospitals. A high level of virus-related admissions is causing certain elective surgeries to be canceled or delayed.

Sep 20th, 2021
Without Immunizations, Their Backpacks Might as Well Be Empty

Kids’ needs are like their clothes: as soon as they have what fits, they grow and need something different.  This is also true for immunizations, but SFCHC can help keep your child on schedule and protected from illness – and you from missing work.

Sep 19th, 2021
Holy Cross Medical Center awards $150,000 grant to SFCHC

Providence Holy Cross Medical Center presented a $150,000 grant to the San Fernando Community Health Center (SFCHC) to provide state-of-the-art healthcare services, prevention, and education to patients in its under-served San Fernando Valley service area.

Sep 13th, 2021
How Do We Love Our Patients?  Let Us Count the Ways

National Health Center Week is an annual event spreading awareness about the mission and achievements of health centers across the country.  San Fernando Community Health Center participates this August with a Patient Appreciation Day on Wednesday the 11th

Aug 11th, 2021
Fall 2021: Getting Students Back to School Safely

As California schools plan to reopen in August, many are concerned about how to best protect the health and safety of students and their families. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) considers in-person learning a high priority...

Jul 28th, 2021
Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.

Dec 23rd, 2020
FCC grant information:

San Fernando Community Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) serving the Northeast San Fernando Valley is pleased to announce that we have received notice on July 21, 2020 that the Health Center was awarded an FCC grant of $112,244.00.

Aug 10th, 2020
Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month El mes de octubre es el mes de concientización sobre el cáncer de mama

Oct 17th, 2019
Smile, It is Time to Shine

October is oral health month. Here are some simple things you can do to make your smile shine. Octubre es el mes de la salud buccal. Estas son unas cosas que puedes hacer para que tu sonrisa brille.

Oct 7th, 2019
Reducing Obesity Rates in Children

Healthy eating and plenty of exercise can ensure that a child has a long, healthy life. Una alimentación saludable y mucho ejercicio pueden garantizar que un niño tenga una vida larga y saludable.

Oct 2nd, 2019
Flu Season is Here, Get Vaccinated

Flu season is from October to February and there are a few things that you can do to protect yourself and your family, but first, it is important to know about the flu. LA TEMPORADA DE GRIPE ESTÁ AQUÍ, VACÚNESE Aprenda mas sobre la gripe.

Sep 25th, 2019
SFCHC Oral Health Award

SFCHC is the proud recipient of funding from the Department of Health and Human Services to expand our oral health care!

Mar 20th, 2019
Welcome!

Welcome to our community blog! Home of our news, events, and updates in our community and health center.

Jun 20th, 2016