Mission: To improve access to health care for the uninsured and underinsured people in ohio, to stregthen the capacity of ohio's free clinics, to build a network among free clinics and to be an advocate for free clinics and the people they serve.
Programs: Collect and distribute funds to free clinics. Promote networking and information sharing among ohio free clinics, to advocate on behalf of free clinics and the people they serve and to manage the free clinic data.
navigator program: assisting patients of the association's member clinics in issues relatd to ohio's health insurance exchange.
vista program: services to strengthen and supplement efforts to eliminate poverty and poverty-related human, social, and environmental problems.
OAFC is a wonderful resource for free clinics needing information about how to start a free clinic; how to work with legislators to protect and grow free clinics and how to work with patients for the best health outcomes possible. This is done with a true spirit of cooperation and respect for differing points of view.