Community Health Services of Union County

Contact Information

1338-C East Sunset Drive, Monroe, NC 28112

Patient phone: 704-296-0909

Business phone: 704-296-0909


Additional Clinic Information

County (or Counties) served: Union & Anson

Services provided:

  • Primary physician care – a medical home for uninsured clients.
  • Free in-home glucose testing monitors and supplies for diabetics.
  • Prescription Assistance Program for medications and insulin (no narcotics).
  • Collaborations with local agencies for all other quality-of-life issues.
  • Full-time, in-house diabetes education by Diabetes Educators (RN’s).
  • Diabetes self-management counseling, per American Diabetes Association guidelines.
  • Nutritional Assistance-Grocery Program (suspended at present d/t COVID).
  • Lab testing in-house using Point-of-Care tests – immediate results decreases callbacks.
  • One-on-one sessions with educators to provide therapeutic lifestyle changes (diet, exercise, medication compliance, insulin administration, etc.).
  • Follow-up appointments with physician and Educators.
  • Specialty care referrals for beyond-scope procedures.
  • Spanish Translators to ensure accurate delivery of physician’s orders.
  • Educational Literature in English and Spanish versions.
  • Teaching facility with student interns (5-week rotations year-round).
  • In-House Podiatry Care.
  • Mammography Bus routinely for uninsured.
  • Retinal Screenings performed by NC Prevent Blindness.
  • Neuropathy care by Wingate University Faculty & Students.
  • Depression Screening & Referral.
  • Substance Abuse Care & Referral to Ground 40 & House of Pearls. Treatment Centers.
  • Smoking Cessation Education and Stop Smoking aids.

Days and hours of operation:
Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Eligibility guidelines:

  • Resident of Union or Anson County
  • Ininsured
  • Ineligible for Medicaid
  • Have no primary care physician
  • No funds to purchase medications.

Walk-ins: Yes

Fee: No

Bilingual Staff: Yes

Director: Cindy Cole, RN, Executive Director
Phone: 704-296-0909 ext. 22