At Foothill, our doctors are dedicated to providing personal, complete care for all patients. We will work to build lasting, caring relationships with you and your family. Our services are available to everyone, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, social status, or ability to pay. No one is ever turned away from our clinic.
Our care is focused on prevention. We also focus on patient self-management, teaching the patient to care for him or herself.
Foothill Community Health Center provides comprehensive health services for all patients, including:
- Pediatric & Adolescent Care
- Adult Care
- Elder Health Care
- Women’s Health (Obstetrics and Women's Health Problems)
- Optometry Care
- Podiatry (Foot) Care
Any patient that may need assistance with a Hearing Aid we can schedule them in for a provider consultation and/or referred them to an audiologist to receive a hearing aid at no cost or low cost to them.
We Offer a Social Skills Development Camp for Children
PEACEBUILDERS ADVENTURES SUMMER 2016 CAMP
PeaceBuilder is a two-week group therapy program to improve social relationships, self-esteem, and problem solving skills. PeaceBuilder is for children who have completed Kindergarten to Fifth grade.
Behavioral Health Counseling
Foothill Community Health Center is dedicated to providing a safe and confidential space for patients to obtain support through difficult transitions and challenges in life. It is our goal to offer compassion, education, and resource referrals that will cultivate and promote healthy lifestyles to individuals and families in our community.
Our Behavioral Health Staff
Our counseling staff is committed to providing high-quality, compassionate and culturally sensitive services to the diverse community of East and South San Jose. The on-site counseling team includes Associate Clinical Social Workers, Marriage Family Therapist Interns, and Licensed Marriage Family Therapists, who are supervised by licensed clinical supervisors.
Services offered by our Behavioral Health Department include:
Our mental health counseling includes services for children, who can be seen individually and in groups at no out-of-pocket cost. Individual adults can be seen on a sliding scale fee based on current income.
Individual Therapy for issues pertaining to:
- Family conflict
- Divorce, blended families, and single parenting
- Behavior management
- Social skills
- Relationship and communication issues
- Issues with peers
- Grief and depression
- Stress and anxiety
- Sexuality and LGBT issues
- Life transitions and issues related to aging
Groups/ Psycho-Education Classes:
- Art of Friendship Camp: Social skills and expressive arts group for elementary aged children
- All the World's a Stage: Psychodrama group that combines performing arts and counseling to support conflict resolution skills for middle school aged children
- Social skills groups
- Life skills groups
- Teen pregnancy groups
School-Based Counseling Services
Foothill Community Health Center has partnered with selected schools in the East Side Union High School District, Alum Rock Union School District, Mt. Pleasant Elementary School District, Rocketship Schools and Franklin-McKinley School District to provide on-site counseling services to their students at no out-of-pocket cost to the patients. The goal of the FCHC School-Based Counseling program is to help students cope with issues that affect their academic achievement and ability to be successful at school. We offer individual counseling services pertaining to:
- Peer relations
- Behavioral problems
- Social skills
- Conflict resolution
- Grief and loss
- LGBT youth support
- Family conflict
Our aim is to collaborate with school staff, families, and the FCHC Community Outreach team to provide comprehensive services and a unique plan of action to support every child’s needs.
Locations in San Jose and Gilroy