Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center logoMission

We are dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of our community by providing accessible high-quality care. Our individual and organizational commitment is to ensure this human right through quality service, advocacy and community empowerment.

Access

  • Open 68 hours a week
  • Eight languages spoken by bilingual staff
  • Family support and social services
  • WIC program sites

Tiburcio Vasquez Health CenterClinical Services Highlights

  • Primary medical care for children, teens and adults
  • Comprehensive prenatal services program: 5,620 pre- natal care visits per year
  • School-based and school-linked health services program: includes Logan Health Center (school-based health clinic and youth services) and Tennyson High School
  • Chronic disease management: monolingual/bilingual self- management programs focusing on diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer
  • Comprehensive dental services

Community Programs

  • Vida con Esperanza Latina Breast Cancer Support Group
  • Alegria HIV/AIDS Spanish Support Group
  • Member Services Eligibility and Enrollment assistance for various health insurance

Community Health Education and Prevention

  • Pregnant and parenting teen program
  • Promotoras de Salud: a Spanish language recruitment and training peer-education program
  • HIV/AIDS education and prevention programs
  • Tobacco-use prevention program
  • Youth empowerment programs

Community Based Research

  • Cultural Competence – A Latino Perspective: Curriculum developed by TVHC staff to address the needs of Latino clients
  • Tu Eres Mi Otro Yo, The State of HIV/AIDS on Latinos in Alameda County: Epidemiological and anecdotal data of the effects of HIV on the Latino Community

Facility Development

Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center has expanded and enhanced primary care services in Hayward through the construction of a new 20,000 square foot health facility in downtown Hayward with the opening in Spring 2004.

To visit the Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center website, go to www.tvhc.org