Gateway to Better Health
Temporary healthcare program for uninsured adults in St. Louis City and County. Designed to provide uninsured adults bridge care until they are able to enroll in healthcare options through the Affordable Care Act.
P: 1-888-513-1417

Missouri Healthcare Marketplace
Hotline for consumer questions and initiating the process of insurance. This website contains some extra information about the Affordable Care Act.
P: (800) 318-2596

Affordable Healthcare Act (“Obamacare”)
P: (800) 318-2596

Low cost health insurance through Medicaid or CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program).

Federally Qualified Health Centers

Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) are community-based organizations that provide comprehensive primary care and preventive care, including health, oral, and mental health/substance abuse services to persons of all ages, regardless of their ability to pay or health insurance status. FQHCs charge for services on a community board approved sliding-fee scale that is based on patients’ family income and size.

Affinia Healthcare
formerly Grace Hill Health Centers
A number of locations across St. Louis
P:(314) 814-8700

Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers
Three locations in St. Louis
P:(314) 633-6363

Family Care Health Centers
Carondelet Location:
401 Holly Hills Avenue
P:(314) 353-5190

Forest Park Southeast Location:
4352 Manchester Avenue
P:(314) 531-5444

Integrated Health Network – Provider Index
The Integrated Health Network’s Index of Providers is a comprehensive list of FQHCs in the St. Louis Region.


Call for Help – Metro East
Multi-service agency for crisis situations
P: 618-397-0968

Women’s Safe House
P: 314-772-8952

Mental Health Hotline
P: 800-273-TALK (8255)

Hunger Hotline
Comprehensive list of food pantries in the St. Louis region
P: 314-726-5355

Youth in Need Hotline
P: 636-946-3771

GED Hotline
P: 800-626-9433