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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Child Day Care, Children & Youth, Children & Youth Services, Community Clinics, Health, Public Health

Mission: To provide access to immunizations for uninsured and medically underserved Texas children and provide health, nutrition and exercise education, as well as other health-related services.

Results: Since 1997, our Care Van Program has successfully reached more than half million children and provided more than 900,000 vaccines.

Target demographics: Uninsured or underinsured children in Texas between 2 months - 18 years old.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 55,000

Geographic areas served: Dallas, Fort Worth, Wichita Falls, Waco, Austin, Houston, San Antonio, Abilene, San Angelo, El Paso

Programs: Care Van Program: Care Van nurses and volunteers visit schools, restaurants, shopping centers and health fairs to promote immunization awareness and provde health services.

Community Stories

2 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

Professional with expertise in this field

Rating: 5

As a Community Health Woker I had the opportunity to see how important are the services that this organization provide to the community. I very grateful for their services and dedication to the community. Thank you Care Van Program!!

Professional with expertise in this field

Rating: 4

I am a school nusre, and through out the year I refer many parents to the Care Van Immunization program for shots for their children. The Care Vans are free, easy to access, and offer times after 5PM for working parents. This is an enormaously helpful program for parents and for my school system.