Frequently Asked Question

¿Dónde está Clara’s House?


Clara’s House se encuentra en el Segundo piso de Pioneer Congregational Church en la calle L Street. Estamos en la sección del edificio detrás del patio a la derecha de la capilla. Por favor toque el timbre a la derecha de la Puerta para dejarse entrar. Nuestra dirección es 2700 L Street, Sacramento CA 95816. Se ve direcciones aquí.




¿Dónde puedo estacionarme?


Parquímetros se encuentren en frente de la clínica en la calle “L” y la Avenida Capitol. Los parquímentros cobran $1.75 por hora, y aceptan las monedas y las tarjetas de crédito. Estacionamiento gratis de 2 horas se encuentra en la calle “N”; las calles 27 y 26 entre las calles “K” y “J”; cerca de la esquina de las calles 25 y “L”; y en las calles 25, 26 y 27 entre las calles “N” y “O”. Estacionamiento gratis de 4 horas se encuentra en la calle 28 entre las calles “J” y “I”, cerca del Parque James Marshall. Estacionamiento gratis de 6 horas se encuentra en las calles 25 y “N”, cerca de la School of the Sacramento Ballet.




What are your hours?


Open Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Lobby Closed 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM Closed Saturday & Sunday




How do I become a patient?


To become a patient you must have a referral from one of our partner agencies. Please contact one of our partner agencies if you wish to become a patient. We do not take walk-ins. And we do not offer urgent care. We make hour-long appointments to stay in touch with our patients' overall health over time. Please note that the process to become a patient takes time. It could take several weeks to have your first appointment. If you need care sooner please seek an urgent care clinic. If this is an emergency please call 911 or go to the Emergency Room. If you have a life-threatening problem, such as lung cancer, give us a call at 916-448-3976 and we will try to expedite your patient application process.




What are your health services?


  • Primary Care
  • Vaccines
  • Blood Draws
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Nutrition Classes
  • Hypertension Clinics
  • Diabetes Clinics
  • Women’s Health
  • Mammogram Referrals
  • Specialty Care Referrals
  • Vision Referrals
  • Dental Cleaning Referrals
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Patient Assistance
We do not offer:
  • Urgent Care
  • Emergency Care
  • Dental Work
  • Travel Vaccines




Who can be a patient?


We provide free medical services in a culturally sensitive manner to people who:

  • Need medical services
  • Have no insurance
  • Lack money to pay for services
  • Do not know about existing services
  • Are unable to use existing services
We do not take Medi-Cal, Medicare, or other insurance. If you have Medi-Cal you may be able to receive services through Sacramento County. To become a patient you must have a referral from one of our partner agencies. Please note that the process to become a patient takes time. It could take several weeks to have your first appointment. We do not take walk-ins. And we do not offer urgent care.




How much does it cost?


There is no cost for appointments.




How do I make an appointment?


All initial appointments are made by referral through one of our partner agencies. Please contact one of our partner agencies if you wish to make an appointment. Please note that the process to become a patient and get your first appointment can take several weeks. If you are in need of immediate care please go the Emergency Room or an urgent care clinic. Follow-up appointments are made at the clinic. If you need to cancel or reschedule an appointment call us as soon as possible at 916.448.3976.




What do I need to bring to my appointment?


If you are a new patient:

  • Please be 30 minutes early
  • Please note appointments are 1 hour.
If you are a returning patient please bring the following to your appointment:
  • All of your medication bottles
  • Glucometer if diabetic
  • Peak flow meter if you use one
If you are not able to attend your appointment, call us as soon as possible to cancel or reschedule at 916.448.3976.




What languages do you provide services in?


We provide nearly all services in English or Spanish. Spanish-speaking translators are available for the small number of services provided in English.




How do I become a partner?


Please call to connect at (916.448.3976), or email (perfectjoy@clarashouse.org).




How do I become a volunteer?


To volunteer please see our volunteer page here.




How do I donate?


To donate online with a credit or debit card please visit our Giving Edge page here or our PayPal page here. You may mail a check directly to Clara's House, 2700 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95816. See more info about donating here.