The Coalition of Community Health Clinics
The Coalition of Community Health Clinics is a network of 13 private, non-profit health clinics located throughout Multnomah County. These clinics provide health services to the uninsured and under-served men, women and children in the Portland Metropolitan area.
The Coalition’s website also gives links to other low-cost healthcare providers in the Portland metropolitan area. Go to and click on the links to find out more information about what services these clinics offer: http://www.coalitionclinics.org/other-clinics.html.
Core Wellness Chiropractic & Naturopathic Clinic
Dr. Joel Roskamp’s treatments consist of hands on, physical medicine including adjusting/manipulation of the spine and extremities, deep tissue “trigger” point therapy, stretching and rehab care. A person’s full health picture is examined, including nutrition status and health risk factors. Patients are sent home with several specific exercises for their particular issue so individuals can take charge of their own health.
Dr. Roskamp offers a 25% payment at time of services (ptos) discount for those who are paying cash and a 65% discount on the first visit for under/uninsured persons who would not otherwise be able to afford care. Proof of income is NOT required. All other treatments would be at the 25% discount. Walk-ins are welcome, but discounted rates are available only with Dr. Roskamp.
The Medical Clinic is a coalition of medical and naturopathic doctors and interns, acupuncturists, and Chinese herbalists all of whom provide cutting edge multi-disciplinary primary care to homeless youth and low-income individuals lacking health insurance.
1132 SW 13th Ave
Portland, OR 97205-1703
Call: 503-535-3890 between 10am and 12pm or between 3pm and 5pm Monday through Friday.
Portland Patient/Physician Cooperative
Patient / Physician Cooperatives is a non-profit (501(c)3) organization whose goal is to organize a local, sustainable response to the problem of being uninsured in Oregon. PPC is not an insurance product nor discount program; it is a group of physicians, health practitioners and patients who have joined together to agree to provide access to affordable, basic health care. It does not currently offer major medical coverage, but may be a good choice for routine health care.
PPC PDX Coop
PO Box 230609
Tigard, OR 97281
Call: (866) 549-4199 for information.
Seven Star Acupuncture
Seven Star is a sliding-scale, community acupuncture clinic offering rates of $27-$75 for private treatment and $15-$30 for group treatments.
436 SE 12th Ave
Portland, OR 97214
Monday 9am-8pm, Tuesday – Friday 10am-8pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday CLOSED
Working Class Acupuncture
Sliding scale is $15-$35 per treatment. You decide what you can afford. There is a $10 paperwork fee for the first session.
3526 NE 57th Ave.
Portland, OR 97213
Monday thru Friday: 8:30am-8pm, Saturday: 9am-4pm & Sunday: 9am-3pm
The YWCA offers counseling services for female identified persons on a sliding scale. Rates start at $19 a session. Most clients attend counseling once a week.
- Must be age 14 or older.
- Must be able to pay on a sliding fee scale based on income and family size.
To find out more or schedule an appointment, please call 503-294-7440.