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Charles River Community Health Center Allston-Brighton (Joseph M. Smith Building)

Charles River Community Health Center has birth control options and emergency contraception. Also, it has same day appointments but you will not be able to get an IUD and implant the same day as your appointment. Free services are available under ABCD but you will need to meet with a provider first, which will be billed.

 

During Covid-19, Charles River Community Health Center is conducting phone consultations before all in-person visits. A provider can determine if an in-person visit is necessary. The center is still seeing existing patients, but is limiting new patients to those who are pregnant or newborns.

Charles River Community Health Center Allston-Brighton (Joseph M. Smith Building)

Charles River Community Health Center has birth control options and emergency contraception. Also, it has same day appointments but you will not be able to get an IUD and implant the same day as your appointment. Free services are available under ABCD but you will need to meet with a provider first, which will be billed.

 

During Covid-19, Charles River Community Health Center is conducting phone consultations before all in-person visits. A provider can determine if an in-person visit is necessary. The center is still seeing existing patients, but is limiting new patients to those who are pregnant or newborns.

Spanish language services available


Main Address

495 Western Ave
Brighton , MA 02135
Joseph M. Smith Building

P: ABCD Family Planner: 617-208-1637
P: Main Number: 617-783-0500
Go to Website

Transportation

Bus 70, 70A, 86

Ages Served

All Ages


Open Hours

Monday 8:30am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 9:00pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:30am - 9:00pm
Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday 8:30am - 1:00pm
Sunday

Fees & Insurance

Insurance plans accepted include:
All Insurance Plans Accepted.

  • Health insurance enrollment assistance available
  • Reduced fees available[:es]Tarifas reducidas disponibles
  • Services are free[:es]Los servicios son gratuitos
  • Insurance is needed for initial appointment with provider.


Language Services

  • Language services available
  • Spanish-speaking staff available
  • Spanish-speaking health care providers available
  • Haitian Creole, French, Telugu, Portuguese, and Farsi speaking healthcare providers are available.


New Clients & Access

  • New clients/patients accepted
  • Intake happens in person
  • Same-day programs available
  • New patients must have a PCP at the clinic. Insurance will bill for time with provider but access to contraception is free.
  • Tell staff that you need "confidential care".



Available Services


Setting Types



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