Press & Media

The Virginia Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (VAFCC) is happy to work with the news media and other digital partners to raise awareness of the critical role free and charitable clinics play in providing care to the Commonwealth’s underserved and to engage the public in a discussions on the need for accessible quality healthcare for all.

If you are a member of a news or media organization and need assistance, please contact Rebecca Butler at or 804.340.3434.

Company Background

Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Richmond, the Virginia Association of Free & Charitable Clinics (VAFCC) is an effective advocate for the issues and concerns of free and charitable clinics, their volunteer workforce of doctors, dentists, nurses, therapists, pharmacists, technicians, and other health care professionals, and the patients served by free and charitable clinics in communities throughout the Commonwealth.

Quick Facts:

  • Accessible quality healthcare is not only a basic human right, but also fundamental to good health -- leading to stronger communities and a thriving state of Virginia.
  • VAFCC is the nation's oldest free and charitable clinic association.
  • In the past year, Virginia's 65+ network of free and charitable clinics provided greater than $114 million in care to more than 75,000 vulnerable patients. 

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A Lifesaving Investment

Working towards a Virginia where all people have access to comprehensive, quality healthcare by supporting and advocating for our member clinics so that hardworking individuals and families are protected from healthcare crises.