Luzerne County

Government Agencies


Pennsylvania Department of Health - Luzerne County
665 Carey Avenue, Suite 2
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18706-5484
Phone: (570)826-2071
Fax: (570)820-4947
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Kirby Health Center
71 N. Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA    18701
Phone: (570)208-4268
Fax: (570)208-4272
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Service Agencies


(Free and Minimal Cost Clinics)

The Pennsylvania Dental Association maintains a list of all clinics in Pennsylvania.

Benco Dental Clinic
38 East Main St.
Nanticoke, PA  186364
Phone: (570) 740-0446
Times vary. Appointments required. Call for more information.
Cost: $15.00 adults; $10.00 seniors; $5.00 children

Luzerne County Community College
Health Sciences Center

(Rural Health Corp. of N.E.P.A.)
Care provided to anyone in need. 
Sliding fee scale available to qualifying patients. 
Appointments are necessary. 
Offers three dental clinics:

75 Pineapple St./P.O. Box 670
Neurmberg, PA  18241
Phone: (570) 384-3238
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

404 Ridge St.
Freeland, PA  18224
Phone: (570) 636-1010
Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

State Rt. 29
 RR1, Box 174A
Noxen, PA  18636
Phone: (570) 298-2161
Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Provides minimal cost dental care for children 
who cannot afford a private dentist.
71 N. Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA    18701
Phone: (570)822-4278 to enroll, M-F, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Clinic hours: Monday and Friday, 9:00 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.
Dental care available during regular clinic hours
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Call regarding evening hours.)
Registration is required. No walk-in patients. 
Treating adults and children within income guidelines.
190 Pennsylvania Ave.
Wilkes-Barre, PA  18702
Phone: (570)970-2864

Wilkes-Barre Free Dental Clinic
Treats adults with no dental insurance.
 Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
35 S. Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Phone: (570)793-4361

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(Free & Minimal Cost Clinics)

Back Mountain Free Medical/Legal Clinic
St. Therese's Church
65 Davis St.
Shavertown, PA 18708
Phone: (570)696-1144
Fridays, 6:30 p.m. 
BMW Free Community Health Clinic
New Covenant Christian Fellowship Church
780 S. Main St. (near Blackman St.)
Wilkes-Barre, PA
Phone: (570)822-9605
Clinic is located on the ground floor, rear entrance of the church.
Second Thursday 6:00-8:00 p.m.

former Seton Catholic High School
37 William St.
Pittston, PA  18640
Phone: (570)654-9923
Wednesdays, registration 5:30-6:30 p.m.
former Seton Catholic High School
37 William St.
Pittston, PA   18640
Phone: (570) 654-9923
1st and 3rd Thursday of each month
registration starts at 4:30 p.m.

Greater Hazleton Health Clinic
(former Our Lady of Mount Carmel R.C. Church)
106 S. Church St.
Hazleton, PA 18201
3rd Thursday of each month
registration from 5:00-6:00 p.m.

at Back Mountain Harvest  Assembly
340 Carverton Rd.
Trucksville, PA 18708
Phone: (570)696-1128
Mondays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.  (Medical Clinic)
Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m. (vision care & chiropractic evaluations and adjustments)

St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church
316 S. Mountain Blvd.
Mountain Top, PA 18707
Phone: (570)474-6616
most Mondays, registration 6:30-7:30 p.m. 

190 N. Pennsylvania Ave.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Appointments necessary.  
Incomes 200% of federal poverty level guidelines or less.
Phone: (570)970-2864
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Wilkes-Barre Free Clinic
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
35 S. Franklin St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Appointments necessary.  
Phone: (570)793-4361
Tuesdays, 5:00 p.m. 

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Referral & Information

(a program of the Family Service Association of Wyoming Valley)
An information and referral service/first response for crisis calls in Luzerne and Wyoming Counties.
31 W. Market St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Phone: (888)829-1341, or 829-1341
Fax: 829-5055
24 hours per day/365 days per year
Manned by trained caseworkers

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This page is maintained by members of the Health Information Library Network of Northeastern Pennsylvania (HILNNEP). 
Last updated: May 21, 2013