Who We AreFounded in Oakland, California, the mission of Roots Community Health Center is to uplift those impacted by systemic inequities and poverty. We accomplish this through medical and behavioral health care, health navigation, workforce enterprises, housing, outreach, and advocacy.
Oakland, September 3, 2020 – Roots Community Health Center is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2020 California Nonprofit of the Year by By Senator Nancy Skinner.
Roots Community Health Center is one of over a hundred other nonprofits that will be honored by their state senators and assemblymembers for their tremendous contributions to the communities they serve.
In the News: Our Mobile CareSTOMP; Our Street Team Outreach Medical Program (STOMP), which brings health care and resources to the homeless, was featured in the East Bay Times! STOMP goes to homeless encampments throughout Oakland on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Visit our main clinic and headquarters in East Oakland for primary care, mental health care, health navigation, enrollment and renewal for Medi-Cal and CalFresh, job training, immigration physical exams and much more. Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.
Visit our beautiful new clinic providing adult & pediatric care, enrollment and renewal for Medi-Cal and CalFresh, immigration physical exams and more. Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.
Visit our South Bay Clinic in San Jose for primary care. Open Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm.
Come to apply, tour or shop at Clean360, our soapmaking social enterprise where Roots Emancipators receive paid, on-the-job training and wraparound support to become workforce ready. Open Monday-Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 11am-5pm.
Since 2000, DreamCatcher Youth Services has been the only safe landing for homeless and trafficked at-risk youth in Alameda County who are between the ages of 13-18. We are open for drop-in and walk-in appointments Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 9:30-2pm with hours expanding soon!
In partnership with DreamCatcher Youth Services providing services to marginalized adolescents. We are open for drop-in and walk-in appointments Mondays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays between 1:00pm-5:00pm with hours expanding soon!
510-839-0929 ext. 3
Due to the campus closure in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Laney Health Services will be temporarily closed until further notice. All comprehensive health services will be offered either remotely or provided at our partner location at Roots Community Health Center HQ.
To further limit the potential of COVID-19 spreading within our local community, Berkeley City College temporarily suspended face-to-face student services and instruction effective Monday, March 16, 2020.
Our Health Services partner, Roots Community Health Center, will offer services at their 7272 MacArthur Blvd site in Oakland.
As a Merritt College student, you are welcome to a full range of physical and mental health services, FREE of charge!
510-633-7007 ext. 3
Due to the current coronavirus crisis, some of our services are offered remotely, off campus, or are unavailable.