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.