About

Mission – Vecino Health Center’s mission is to make quality healthcare accessible and sustainable to the medically underserved.

Vision – We envision a day when the term “medically underserved” does not apply anywhere in Houston.

This commitment to providing life-changing access to medical, dental, and behavioral health services helps solve one of Houston’s most urgent issues while impacting people’s lives and the city’s bottom line.


Vecino Health Centers is the recipient of a 2020 Health Center Quality Leader Award at the Gold Tier. Only health centers with the top 10 percent overall clinical quality measures nationally receive Gold Tier status.


Vecino Health Centers has earned a Gold Seal of Transparency on @GuideStarUSA. Our partners and supporters can find in-depth information about our goals, strategies, capabilities and progress. We’re shining a spotlight on the impact we help make to improve Health in Houston.


Vecino Health Centers is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C.(g)-(n).

This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal PHS deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.