West Oakland Health Council

The WOHC is a group of sliding-scale urgent care centers in the East Bay who claim to be "available to everyone, regardless of ability to pay." They also have services for substance abuse, mental health, adult day health, health education, social services, and nutrition counseling.

For more information, go to http://www.wohc.org/

Locations and Phone Numbers

Five locations! Different services at each (West Oakland seems to be most comprehensive).

West Oakland Health Center: 700 Adeline Street, Oakland CA 94607. 510-835-9610

East Oakland Health Center: 7450 International Blvd. Oakland CA 94624. 510-430-9401

Albert J. Thomas Medical Clinic: 2960 Sacramento Street, Berkeley CA 94710. 510-568-9230

William B. Rumford: 2960 Sacramento Street, Berkeley CA 94710. 510-549-3166

Berkeley Adult Day Health Center: 1890 Alcatraz Ave, Oakland CA 94703. 510-601-0169


All locations are Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm
-exception: methadone services (see website)


  • General Medical (no emergency services)
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Mental Health
  • WIC (Woman, Infants, and Children program)
  • Adult day health services
  • Social services
  • Health education (depending on location)


Accepted insurance: Medi-Cal, MediCare, Alameda Alliance, Blue Cross, Healthy Families, State Office of Family Planning, Alameda County, U.S. Public Health Service.
Self-pay: adjusted according to income and family size (sliding scale).

How to be Seen

Call (510) 302-3733 or (510) 302-3792 between 7 am to 9 am to schedule a same day appointment at West Oakland or East Oakland locations. (Verified in Fall 2014)

To be registered, recommended you call the location. May include eligibility verification, recommended that patients bring documents to establish ID, insurance status, and proof of Alameda County residence.

Last Updated

Last updated on Monday, October 23, 2017 by Nick Daneshvari (go Ref-Up!). Updated format, tags, and tried to update info from websites.

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