Legacy Community Health Services is a full-service, Federally Qualified Health Center that identifies unmet needs and gaps in health-related services and develops client-centered programs to address those needs. A United Way-affiliated agency since 1990, they currently provide adult primary care, pediatrics, dental and optometry services, OB/GYN services, behavioral health for adults and children, family planning, health promotion and community outreach, wellness and nutrition, and comprehensive HIV/AIDS care. Legacy’s team of health care professionals—physicians, nurse practitioners, psychiatrists, ophthalmologists, optometrists, social workers, nutritionists, and nurses—tailor services to meet the needs of each patient regardless of age, sex, race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, or ability to pay. For more than 30 years, this Houston-area institution has been treating marginalized, indigent, and underserved Texans through a holistic approach to health care that promotes optimal health and wellness. Legacy accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and most health insurance plans, and offers sliding fee scales at five locations in Houston, two in Baytown and one in Beaumont. Generous financial support from individuals, businesses, and charitable foundations allows Legacy to provide no-cost or low-cost health care services to more than 85,000 men, women, and children each year.
For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013, Legacy Community Health Services, Inc.'s program expenses were:
Total Program Expenses:
Chief Executive :
Katy Caldwell, Executive Director
of the Board:
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Systems Completion Engineer, Noble Energy
Paid Staff Size:
*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.
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