As of 2015:
83% are considered low income and live at or below 200% of the federal poverty level
63% are Hispanic or Latino
57% are women
36% are children
5% are seniors
In addition to medical, dental and behavioral health visits, SBNC also provided 3,988 HIV tests and counseling sessions and 3,119 Health promotion and education visits.
The Affordable Care Act has significantly expanded health insurance coverage in our community; however a significant number of people are still not eligible or are unable to afford insurance.