The History of CHCL

The Community Health Center of Lubbock was founded in 1992, and has been serving the underserved citizens of Lubbock, Terry, Crosby, Lynn and Garza counties. This service area has been designated as a Medically Underserved Area and a Health Professional Shortage Area.

Currently, CHCL has 8 different clinic locations. CHCL also operates a mobile medical and dental van. We have 150 employees. CHCL provides additional services such as health education, nutrition, transportation assistance, substance abuse and mental health counseling.

Some of our partnering agencies include the City of Lubbock, Texas Department of State Health Services, University Medical Center, Covenant Health System, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, MHMR, Lubbock Independent School District, Catholic Charities and Lutheran Social Services.