The mission of South Bay Family Health Care is to provide access to quality health care for individuals and families.
Founded in 1969, SBFHC is a not-for-profit (FQHC). Our rich history began in Manhattan Beach as a small storefront, to today, operating five clinics throughout the South Bay and Harbor Gateway with one clinic in the cities of Redondo Beach, Gardena and Carson and two in the city of Inglewood. Offering comprehensive health care for each stage of life; beginning in prenatal care, progressing to primary care for youth and adults, and culminating with specialized care for older adults and seniors.
Patients We Serve
In 2018, 16,883 patients (unduplicated) were served at all locations in 74,434 visits. The breakdown of our patient demographics are as follows:
Thirty-six percent of our patients were non-English speaking.
Seventeen percent were children under 12.
Services We Provide
Detection and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses
Chronic disease management (diabetes, hypertension, and asthma)
Breast and cervical cancer screening
STD screening and treatment
Family planning services (education and birth control)
SBFHC’s OB-GYN Clinic is an official CenteringParenting™ site, certified to include CenteringPregnancy™.
Pediatric (well-child exams, physicals/checkups, immunizations, acute illness care, health education, nutrition counseling
Dental (preventive, cleaning, x-rays, fluoride treatments, fillings, extractions – adults and children 5 and older)
Mental health (partnership with Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services in Inglewood)
Health education (specialized classes on diet, exercise, disease management and healthy lifestyle choices)
Domestic violence prevention
Case management (on-site services and referrals to community partners)
My Health LA
A sliding fee scale, based upon ability to pay, and cash-paying options also are available.