Most kids can still be covered through the Children’s Health Insurance Program / CHIP. For details, check your Medicaid notice or call 800-324-8680 for more information.
(Formerly known as Columbus Neighborhood Health Center, Inc.)Franklin County residents only. Low cost dental care. Fillings, exams, cleanings and extraction (no wisdom teeth).
Medicaid and private insurance accepted. Sliding Fee Scale based on household income. To qualify for the sliding fee, you must bring 2 current pay stubs (within the last 30 days) or Social Security award letter. Call for a complete list of acceptable proof. You must also bring a current electric, gas or home phone bill and a picture ID. If you have any questions, please contact the clinic.
Address: West Side Health Center Dental Clinic, 2300 West Broad Street, Second Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43204-3783
Telephone: (614) 859-1830 for appointment
Hours: Monday 7:45 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Wednesdays 7:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; and Fridays 7:45 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Emergency walk in available. Bring household income, proof of residency and ID. Fees start at $40 with proof, $279 without proof.PrimaryOne Health(Formerly known as Columbus Neighborhood Health Center, Inc.)
Lowest eye exam charge, based on sliding fee, is $35. Lowest cost for glasses is $30.
You may bring your own frame and we will price the lenses accordingly. Some insurances are accepted.
We accept cash or credit card.
Address: West Side Health Center Vision Clinic, 2300 West Broad Street, Second Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43204.
Telephone: (614) 645-5500 and press #1 to schedule an appointment
Hours: Monday 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., by appointment only.Vision USA
Free eye exam and glasses ($20.00 administrative fee for glasses) to children and adults who qualify.
This includes having a job or living in a household with one working member, having no vision insurance, having an income below an established level based on household income and not having had an eye exam in 2 years. Application in English and Spanish is available online at http// www.aoa.org/x5607.xml or application can be done by phone.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ESTOhio Optometric Association
The OOA has multiple programs and services. They provide SWCSD with vouchers for free eye exams, glasses for those without insurance, and in school fun educational programs for students.
Address: 250 East Wilson Bridge Road, Suite 240, Worthington, Ohio 43085
Telephone: (614) 781-0708
Website: www.ooa.orgOSU School of Optometry / Prevent Blindness Ohio
Address: 1500 West Third Avenue, Suite 200, Columbus, Ohio 43212
Telephone: (614) 464-2020 or (800) 301-2020 (outside of the 614 area code)
Free eye exams and eyeglasses to qualified individuals. Services provided in connection with social service agencies, located throughout the Columbus area that submit referrals to the Vision Care Outreach Program. Ask a social service agency you are currently working with to see if they are a partnering agency with Prevent Blindness.Neighborhood Pride Centers
Pride Centers are one-stop shops for city services.Westside Pride Center
Address: 1186 West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43222
Telephone: (614) 645-5224 (Social Worker number) or (614) 645-0176 (Main number)Social Work Help Line
Telephone: (614) 645-6807Charitable Pharmacy of Central Ohio
Located at Lower Lights Christian Health Center
1160 West Broad Street
Monday - Friday 8 am - 5:30 pm, Saturday 8 am - 12 (noon)
Telephone: (614) 274-1455ADAMH
Addiction and mental health information & resourceswww.adamhfranklin.org
Resources for pregnant moms and infants
(614) 645-1717MOBILE Disability Resources Center
Deaf Equipment, Wheelchair Ramps, Peer Support