Unity Hospital of Rochester Health Reach Health Care for the Homeless Program (HCHP)

Member of the Council badgeIt is the mission of the Unity Health Reach, Health Care for the Homeless program to provide quality comprehensive primary medical care to the homeless persons in the city of Rochester and the greater Rochester area. The HCHP will, through its outreach model, seek to improve access to comprehensive medical care for the homeless individual, while simultaneously affording each individual access to services needed to obtain gainful employment, permanent housing and other resources that may be beneficial to their individual situation, without regard to the individual’s ability to pay.
Health Reach HCHP provides comprehensive medical and dental care to homeless individuals and families who are currently experiencing homelessness in the Rochester City and Monroe County area. Services are provided at area homeless shelters, our Mobile Medical Unit and our clinic located at 819 West Main Street.

Statistics

Estimated homeless population: 8,000

Patients served: 2,460

Subcontractors

Monroe Ambulance 

1669 Lyell Avenue Rochester, NY 14606
Contact:
Tom Coyle
Phone:
(585) 232-9000

Regional Transit Services, Inc. 

1372 East Main Street Rochester, NY 14609
Contact:
Jane Naylon
Phone:
(585) 654-0200
Fax:
(585) 654-0293

Salvation Army 

70 Liberty Pole Way Rochester, NY 14604 
Contact:
Ruth Neiboer 
Phone:
(585) 987-9540 Ext. 2232 
Fax:
(585) 987-9556

Unity Dental Group 

89 Genesee Street Rochester, NY 14611 
Phone:
(585) 368-3800 
Fax:
(585) 368-3801