Center for Family Health

Center for Family Health


The sweet little joys in your life need a pediatrician just as gentle as them. Our skilled team of providers know just how to care for kids in a way that is comfortable for them. Learn more about our pediatric services today:
For National High Blood Pressure Awareness Month, we want to encourage everyone to see their primary care physician to have their blood pressure checked. High blood pressure is a serious problem that can greatly impact your health.
Let's for National Physical Fitness and Sports Month! With the nice weather here, it is the best time to get outside and move your body!
It is Women's Health Week! Don't forget to take time for yourself by making your health a priority. Schedule an appointment today with one of our compassionate Ob/Gyns by calling 517-748-5500.

Meet our doctors and learn about services:
This National Nurses Week, we want to thank each of the nurses at the Center for Family Health for their professional excellence and dedication to our patients.
Last night was a great night of thanks to the 2022 Advocacy Award recipients. Here is the list of winners who are making a difference in healthcare for our community:
Denny Litos – Georgia Fojtasek Lifetime health Advocacy Award
Wellness Team of First United Methodist Church – Organizational Health Advocacy Award
Hillary Bennett – CFH Ambassador Award
Brad Flory – Social Justice & Health Advocacy Champion
Erin Tomb – health Advocacy Award
Mike Littlejohn – Exemplary Customer Service Award
Dr. Navira Rizwan – Exemplary Service Award
Watch the 2022 Advocacy Awards program as we honor the staff, individuals, and organizations for their work in advocating for healthcare for our community. Watch the event live starting at 5:30pm on YouTube:
Today is World Hand Hygiene Day! This is your reminder to wash your hands frequently, not just during flu season.
The staff at the Center for Family Health is always working to improve the level of care for our community and tonight we are recognizing some special members of our team. Please join us in thanking Erin Tomb, Mike Littlejohn, and Dr. Navira Rizwan for everything they do!
Did you know 1 in 6 of us will experience a stroke in our lifetime and an estimated 17 million strokes occur worldwide each year? If you or a loved one is experiencing any abnormalities, it is time to visit your doctor to check for any underlying health conditions.
Tomorrow night we are hosting our annual Advocacy Awards Program to thank the amazing members of our community, staff, and organizations that strive to increase the quality of healthcare in our community.
This week is Children's Mental Health Week. This is a time to raise awareness for the importance of positive mental health during childhood and local resources that are available for kids. If you feel your child may need help coping and improving their mental health, the Center for Family Health is here for you! Make an appointment with one of our pediatricians today.

The Center for Family Health is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) located in Jackson, Michi

The Center for Family Health is an independent, federally qualified health center providing primary medical, dental and behavior health services in Jackson County.

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Care for your baby starts right after conception. If you need a provider you are comfortable with and will listen to you, the Center for Family Health's Women's Health Department is here for you. Give your baby the best start.


If you are feeling unwell, our Walk-In Clinic offers same-day services - just walk-in! The hours are Monday to Friday 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM and Saturday to Sunday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM.


The Center for Family Health has partnered with Henry Ford Health- Jackson to ensure that our patients are able to obtain lab and ex-ray services. Learn more about our lab services:


Finding a companionate and thorough pediatrician that you are comfortable with caring for your most special gift can be hard. At the Center for Family Health, each of our pediatricians take time with our patients to make sure they are reaching milestones and any questions you have are answered. Learn more about our pediatricians:

New sensory room in Jackson dental clinic strives to make health care more accessible 01/18/2023

New sensory room in Jackson dental clinic strives to make health care more accessible

We are very excited about the newest addition to our dental office, a sensory-modulated space for patients who get overstimulated during visits. This calming room was created by a Dallas-based company Sensory Health, whose mission is to improve health equity for patients with sensory processing challenges associated with autism, ADHD, PTSD and anxiety. Learn more about the room in the MLive article:

New sensory room in Jackson dental clinic strives to make health care more accessible The room provides patients with autism, ADHD, PTSD and anxiety issues a space to relax and re-center before their appointment.


One of the best ways you can help us improve our service is by taking our quick online survey. Help us now here:


Your mental health is just as important as physical health! Our behavioral health specialists provide mental health assessments, treatment and coaching to provide support in managing stress and other factors that affect the quality of your physical, emotional, and mental health. Learn more:


Caring for your baby is a big job. Our providers take the time to listen to your concerns and make individualized health plans to ensure you and your baby are at your best throughout this amazing journey. Learn more about our Women's Health Department:


Our MedSync program is excellent for those who take more than one medication or are managing a chronic disease. This free program synchronizes the refill of all your prescriptions to eliminate frequent trips to the pharmacy.


Our Northwest Community Health Center and Parkside Health Center are both open to all members of our community. These locations provide even more convenience for your health care needs. For hours and exact locations, visit our website


Finding a great pediatrician with expertise and bedside manner is easier than you think. Come visit us at the Center for Family Health, where you will find all of our pediatricians listen to you and take time with their patients. Learn more about our services:


If you are feeling sick and can not get in with your primary care provider, our Walk-In Clinic is here for you! You do not need to be a patient to utilize this service either. See hours and learn more:


Put yourself first this year by focusing on your health. The road to good health is easier than you think with our supportive services that are often available for free or little cost. Learn more here:


Help us make our service the best it can be in 2023 by completing our two minute survey here


If you are not feeling well after the holidays and have symptoms of COVID-19, we offer testing! Simply call our hotline at 517-748-5363 for an appointment.


2023 will bring many special additions. If you need quality prenatal care, our Women's Health Department has compassionate doctors that are here to care for your every need. Give your baby the best start with us. Call us at 517-748-5500 to learn more.


Reminder of our revised hours due to the holiday. If you have any questions, please call us at 517-748-5500.


The open enrollment period for health insurance on is ending soon on January 15th. If you still need to enroll but need help, we are here to help for free! Our healthcare navigators with meet with you individually to find care that fits your needs. Schedule your appointment now


We will have some changes in our hours due to the upcoming holiday. If you have any questions, please call us at 517-748-5500.


We are always working on new ways to serve our patients better. One of the most recent advancements we added was a state-of-the-art medication dispensing robot! Dispensing about 65% of all of the medication from our pharmacy, it allows our staff to have more time to help you and work on new programs.


No matter your stage in life, caring for your reproductive health should always be a top priority. Our compassionate providers are here to help you be at your best with routine check-ups, pre and postnatal care, and care as you age out of childbearing years. Give us a call today at 517-748-5500 to schedule an appointment or establish a provider.


Make sure you and your family are fully protected from COVID-19 by receiving your vaccination or booster. We offer convenient walk-in hours Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at our downtown location. You do not need to be a patient to receive your vaccine. learn more:


We are excited to welcome Sonja Llancari, MD to our Walk-In Clinic! She is a warm and welcoming addition to our fantastic team. If you are in need of same-day services, our walk-in clinic is here for you!


The entire Center for Family Health team wishes you and your loved ones a safe, warm, and happy holiday season.


We will have some changes in our hours due to the upcoming holidays. Please see our holiday hours below. If you have any questions, please call us at 517-748-5500.


If you have not received your COVID-19 vaccine or booster, we can provide it for anyone 6 months and up. Come into our Walk-In Clinic anytime Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00 pm or schedule an appointment by calling 517-748-5500.


Due to the inclement weather and anticipated poor road conditions later this evening, the walk-in clinic is closing at 7 pm this evening. Please travel safely and stay tuned for any further updates.


The Center for Family Health’s pharmacy has been serving the Jackson community since 2011. Our welcoming staff includes six pharmacists, six technicians, and two clerks. Get to know two of these outstanding team members, Haileigh Brinley and Rochelle Adams, in this month's CenterPiece Community Newsletter.


Have you heard of our new MedSync program? This program synchronizes prescription refills, so they are ready on the same date each month, requiring one trip to the pharmacy instead of several. The MedSync program is available to anyone, even if you are not a Center for Family Health patient. There is no minimum number of prescriptions required and the program is completely free! To learn more or to sign up, call us at 517-748-5400.


We will have some changes in our hours due to the upcoming holidays. Please see our holiday hours below. If you have any questions, please call us at 517-748-5500.


Our CenterPiece newsletter is now available and full of wonderful information about how we are making our services more convenient for you! Read about our new advancements in our pharmacy, holiday hours, and more here:


If you thought healthcare was not in the budget for your family, let our professionals help to see if you qualify for free or reduced insurance. We will do so by helping you navigate Schedule your free one-on-one appointment today


Sometimes we need a little extra help on our road to good health. We are here to listen to you and create a plan that works for you. We have health coaches, dieticians, therapists, and many other services to make sure you are at your best. Learn more here:

Photos from Center for Family Health's post 12/15/2022

Meet our two new family medicine providers, Kanika Khindria, MD and Emmanuel Awdishu, MD. If you or a family member needs to establish care, both of these providers are caring, compassionate, and listen to your needs. Give us a call today at 517-748-5500 to make an appointment.


We provide Moderna, Pfizer, Novavax and the new bivalent booster. Vaccines are available for ages 6 months and up. You do not have to be a patient to receive a vaccine here. To receive a COVID-19 vaccine, stop in at our Walk-in Clinic. Vaccines are available on a walk-in basis Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Or to schedule an appointment, call us at 517-748-5500.


If you received an extra special gift this holiday season, let us help you bring your little miracle into the world. We have expert prenatal care and compassionate providers who will help you every step of the way on your journey to parenthood. Learn more about our Women's Health Department here:


We have exciting news, our Northwest Community Health Center is now open! At this location we see patients of all ages for primary medical needs and behavioral health. Give us a call at 517-748-5500 to schedule your appointment.


Our dedicated staff try their best to make each visit is a great experience for our patients. Help us make our services even better by completing this quick online survey now.


It is National Influenza Vaccination Week! There's no better time than now to schedule a flu shot for you and your family. Give us a call today at 517-748-5500 to make an appointment.


The holidays are a tough time for everyone. We are here to help children and adults with our behavioral health services. Give us a call at 517-748-5500 to learn more or schedule an appointment.

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Welcome to Center for Family Health’s Facebook User Guidelines.

We hope you will post, share, like, and comment on health-related information that you find beneficial to your life and personal health. We are interested in hearing about things you do to live a healthier life as well as how we have encouraged or helped you through one of our many services. Center for Family Health values your feedback and we consider interaction a key element of our Facebook community. If you have used our services, we also appreciate your comments and recommendations.

If you were disappointed by your care and have a constructive suggestion for what we can do better, that is okay, too. We value your feedback and want to hear how we can improve. To help ensure that everyone has a positive experience, we have put together the following guidelines to help our Facebook followers get the most out of these pages.

· As a tax-exempt, non-profit health care organization, Center for Family Health cannot endorse or promote commercial businesses or some non-profit entities. We also do not participate in political bashing, or lobbying.

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505 N Jackson Street
Jackson, MI

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Thursday 8am - 9pm
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