Teen & Young Adult Services

Growing bones need great healthcare. We proudly provide medical and confidential counseling services at two school-based health centers and teen health clinics at our health center locations. We provide a safe, friendly and comfortable environment to meet your teen health care needs.

School-Based Health Centers

A School-Based Health Center (SBHC) provides comprehensive primary care services in a school year round. A SBHC can serve as a student's primary health care provider or supplement the services they would normally receive. Each SBHC offers medical, oral, social, mental health services, and health education to enrolled students.

We currently provide medical services to enrolled students at the following locations:

Appointments are scheduled at the enrolled student's school-based health center. Stop by your school's health center to learn more.

STUDENT HEALTH CENTER AT H.D. WOODSON HIGH SCHOOL (DC HEALTH OVERSIGHT)

540 55th Street, NE Room W 101
Washington, DC 20019
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

STUDENT HEALTH CENTER AT CARDOZO HIGH SCHOOL (DC HEALTH OVERSIGHT)

1200 Clifton Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm


PRIMARY AND PREVENTATIVE CARE

  • Well Child Visits
  • Physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Acute Care
  • Substance Abuse Screening
  • Family Planning
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Prenatal Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing, Counseling and Treatment

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

  • Mental Health Services

ORAL HEALTH

  • Examinations
  • Cleanings
  • Education and Counseling
  • Sealants

The District of Columbia Department of Health provides oversight of the Student Health Center at Cardozo High School and H.D. Woodson High School. Click here to learn more.

SBHC Consent Form

SBHC Fact Sheet_FAQ

Teen Clinics

Unity also provides a safe, friendly, and comfortable environment to meet your teen healthcare needs at several of our locations. Our clinical staff and providers have a particular passion for working with teens and young adults. We promise to truly listen to you and help you with any health concerns you have. Our clinic provides teens in the District of Columbia with quality and compassionate primary health care services.

The Teen Clinic is held at the following locations:
BRENTWOOD HEALTH CENTER (WARD 5)

1251-B Saratoga Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20018
Hours: Wednesdays 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Provider: Dr. April Walker
Public Transportation: Rail -- Rhode Island Ave Metro // Bus -- D8 line
PARKSIDE HEALTH CENTER (WARD 7)

765 Kenilworth Terrace, NE
Washington, DC 20019
Hours: Fridays 8:00am - 4:30pm
Provider: Dr. Lekeisha Terrell
Public Transportation: Rail -- Minnesota Avenue Metro // Bus -- U4, U5, U6, U8, V7 and V8 line
EAST OF THE RIVER HEALTH CENTER (WARD 7)

123 45th Street, NE
Washington, DC 20019
Hours: 2nd, 4th, 5th  Tuesdays 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Provider: Dr. Lekeisha Terrell
Public Transportation: Rail -- Benning Road Metro // Bus -- 96 line
Call 202-469-4699, Option #2 to make an appointment.

Our teen clinic provides the following medical services:

  • Physical exams for school, sports, & camp
  • Treatment for acute & chronic illness & injuries
  • Vision/hearing screenings & follow up
  • Dental services
  • Immunizations
  • Basic laboratory services & tests
  • Administration of medication
  • Referrals for specialty services

Confidential Services:

  • Reproductive and sexual health care
  • STI/HIV testing, treatment, counseling, & education
  • Substance abuse screening & treatment
  • Mental health care
  • Family planning and birth control (education, counseling, on site-dispense & prescriptions)
    • Pregnancy testing & counseling
    • Birth Control available:
      • IUD
      • Progestin implant (Nexplanon)
      • Birth control pills
      • Birth control patch
      • Birth control shot (Depo-provera)
      • Birth control vaginal ring (Nuva ring)
      • Morning after pill (Emergency contraception)
      • Male & female condoms

LEARN MORE ABOUT TEEN CLINIC SERVICES

 

Get In Touch


Make an appointment:
(202) 469-4699

To reach a physician after normal hours, please call (301) 953-4574.

Teen Clinic Medical Director:
Dr. Lekeisha Terrell