The Los Angeles Unified School District has opened two federally qualified health centers in the Southern part of the city including one in Watts at Jordan High and another at Fremont High.
The Jordan High School Wellness Center is located at 10110 S. Juniper St. and healthcare will be provided by the Watts Healthcare Foundation. The Fremont facility at 7821 S. Avalon Blvd. is staffed by UMMA (University Muslim Medical Association) Community Clinic employees.
The centers are open to students who attend Jordan and Fremont as well as the feeder schools in the area, and to members of the community.
The services provided will include preventive care, early screenings, physicals, vision and more. These centers will also be able connect youth and adults to federal and local health insurance programs.