SDFHC was established in 1980 and named for long-time Val Verde resident and minister, the late Reverend Samuel Dixon. As the only non-profit health center founded and based in the Santa Clarita Valley, SDFHC serves the greater Santa Clarita Valley and is governed by a local board of directors, all of whom are Santa Clarita residents. The mission of SDFHC is to enhance wellness by providing quality primary health care, dental, behavioral health counseling and health care enrollment services to un-served and underserved residents, with a special emphasis on serving the uninsured. Easily accessible services are available for the entire family in both English and Spanish. Medi-Cal, Medicare, private insurances as well as local programs benefiting the uninsured are all accepted. Although a sliding fee scale is offered to those who are uninsured, keeping health care affordable for all, no person shall be refused services because of an inability to pay. SDFHC is supported by countless individuals as well as corporate sponsors who help make affordable health care possible. Tax-deductible contributions are welcome. Health services are available at the Val Verde Health Center 661-257-4008, the Canyon Country Health Center 661-424-1220, and the Newhall Health Center 661-291-1777. www.sdfhc.org.