Care that Comes to You

FOR PEOPLE EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS OR LOW INCOMES

Health Care for Homeless, Mobile Medical ClinicHealth care can be hard to get to if you are homeless, don’t have stable housing, or don’t have money. Families First offers easy-to-access health care at several places in the Seacoast. We bring medical and social work services to convenient places like shelters, soup kitchens and public housing. To find out when the clinics will be near you, call 1-888-922-0005 or click the button below.

Our mobile health clinics are temporarily suspended during the COVID-19 outbreak, but we still offer phone visits. Please call (603) 766-9220 if you have health care questions or need medication refills.

Who Can Come to These Clinics?

Our doors are open for people in situations such as:

  • Living in a shelter, rooming house or winter rental
  • Couch surfing (staying with family or friends)
  • Camping, living outdoors, living in a car
  • Doing seasonal work
  • Living at Margeson Apartments in Portsmouth
  • Using the St. Vincent DePaul Community Assistance Center in Exeter

Easy to Use, Easy to Afford

No appointments needed. Simply check out our schedule and come on by!

If you have insurance, we’ll take it:

  • Medicaid (NH and Maine)
  • Medicare
  • Most other insurance plans

If you are uninsured, no problem!

  • We’ll help you get insurance if possible.
  • If not, services are charged based on your ability to pay.

Because this service is part of Families First Health Center, all patients get:

  • 24/7 access to a nurse on call for medical advice
  • continuous care through a single electronic health record
  • access to many other health and family services at Families First

 What You Can Get

    • Preventive health screenings
    • Sick visits
    • Chronic disease management
    • Referrals to dental care
    • Access to medications
    • Substance misuse and mental health counseling
    • Family support
    • Referrals to specialty care
    • Labs and diagnostic testing
    • Help applying for housing, food stamps, WIC, TANF, disability benefits, Medicare, Medicaid, other health insurance, veterans benefits and more

Click here for a printable schedule (2-page PDF), or see below for site listings by location and day. Occasionally we need to cancel a clinic, so please call 1-888-922-0005 to hear a recorded schedule that is updated each week.

Schedule by Location
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Schedule by Day
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Portsmouth clinics

  • Seacoast Community Church, 397 Lafayette Rd.: Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Cross Roads House, 600 Lafayette Road
    – Mondays, 2-4:30 p.m.
    – Thursdays, 8:30-11 a.m.
  • St. John’s Episcopal Church, 101 Chapel Street: Thursdays, 11:45 a.m-2 p.m.
  • Margeson Apartments, 245 Middle Street: Fridays, 1-3:30 p.m.

Dover clinics

Strafford County Courthouse, 259 County Farm Road (side parking lot): Mondays, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Community Action Partnership, 577 Central Avenue (the Van is parked in the back): Wednesdays, 3-5 p.m.

Exeter clinic

  • St. Vincent de Paul Society, 53 Lincoln Street: Wednesdays, 12-2 p.m CANCELED FROM 3/18/2020 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Rochester clinics

Health Care Team

  • Salvation Army, 10 Olde Farm Lane: Wednesdays, noon to 2 p.m.

Seabrook clinics

Tuesdays, 3-5 p.m. Trinity Church Parish House, 29 Main St., Seabrook

Monday clinics

Health Care Team

  • 8:30-12:30 p.m. Strafford County Court, 259 County Farm Rd., Dover
  • 2-4:30 p.m.: Cross Roads House, 600 Lafayette Rd., Portsmouth

Tuesday clinics

11 a.m.-1 p.m. Seacoast Community Church, 397 Lafayette Rd., Portsmouth

3-5 p.m. Trinity Church Parish House, 29 Main St., Seabrook

Wednesday clinics

Health Care Team

12-2 p.m. St. Vincent dePaul, 53 Lincoln St., Exeter CANCELED FROM 3/18/2020 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

12-2 p.m. Salvation Army, 10 Olde Farm Lane, Rochester

3-5 p.m. Community Action Partnership (Van is parked in the back), 577 Central Avenue, Dover

Thursday clinics

Health Care Team

  • 8:30-11 a.m. Cross Roads House, 600 Lafayette Rd., Portsmouth
  • 11:45 a.m.-2 p.m. St. John’s Church, 101 Chapel St., Portsmouth

Friday clinics

  • 1-3:30 p.m. Margeson Apartments, 245 Middle St., Portsmouth