Welcome to the Harbor Care Health and Wellness Center
Harbor Care Health and Wellness Center welcomes you to your Patient Centered Medical Home. Caring about you is our most important job. Services are offered in all languages, including English and Spanish. Care is offered to anyone in need of health care by walk-in or appointment. Harbor Care Health and Wellness Center offers primary, preventive and behavioral health care services to children and adults who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, uninsured, under-insured, or low income. We also offer a sliding scale fee for self-pay patients, and accept Medicaid and Medicare, along with most insurances.
Who is on the patient-centered medical home care team?
Your primary care provider leads your care team, which may include specialized doctors. nurses, health educators, and other health care professionals such as pharmacists or physical therapists. Our team acts as “coaches” who help you get healthy, stay healthy, and get the care and services that are right for you.
Harbor Care Health and Wellness Center and Dental/Oral Health Care Center
45 High Street, Nashua NH
New Office Hours!
Monday and Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
615 Amherst Street, Nashua, NH
Thursdays Only- 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, located in Keystone Hall
These hours are available to Keystone Hall residents for physicals and regular office visits.
Fax: (603) 821-5620
TTY (603) 821-3066
*After hours please call the direct line and an on-call staff member will assist you.
To make a same day appointment for a sick visit, please call as early in the day as possible.
Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment to complete necessary paperwork.
Want to save time? Print and fill out the new patient intake form and a release form from prior medical providers, before you arrive! If you are seeing our dentist, please fill out the dental intake form as well. Remember to bring your paperwork with you! Thank you!
Cancellations and Late Policy
Please call 24 hours in advance to cancel an appointment. You may be asked to reschedule your appointment if you arrive more than 10 minutes after your scheduled appointment time.
In the event of a life-threatening emergency, call 911 or go directly to the nearest Emergency Department.
Please request prescription refills at the time of your office visit. If you need to refill a prescription between office visits, please call our Prescription Refill line (603)-821-7788
- Yearly wellness physical exams
- Blood pressure screenings
- Health promotion & health maintenance
- Stop smoking programs
- Illness diagnosis & treatment of minor illness (cough, pain, cuts, flu/cold)
- Management of chronic stable conditions (asthma, diabetes, high blood pressure)
- Blood sugar checks for diabetes
- Cholesterol screening
- Mental health care (mood swings/depression)
- Medication management
- Substance use disorder treatment
- and now dental/oral health care!
Depending on your family income some patients will be requested to make a co-payment at the time of your appointment for the services you receive. Your ability to pay will not affect the care you receive. Health services will be provided at no charge, or at a reduced charge, to persons unable to pay for services. In addition, persons will be charged for services to the extent that payment will be made by a third party authorized or under legal obligation to pay the charges.
NOTICE TO PATIENTS
This practice serves all patients regardless of inability to pay.
Discounts for essential services are offered depending upon family size and income.
You may apply for a discount at the front desk.
The Harbor Care Health and Wellness Center also helps its patients access:
- Benefits such as Social Security Income, Food Stamps/ TANF, Medicaid/ Medicare, Veteran Administration
- Assistance for Prescriptions/ Medications
- Drug and Alcohol Treatment
- Emergency and Transitional Housing
- Affordable Housing
- Education and Training
- In-home health care
- HIV/AIDS care and case management
211 New Hampshire is any easy to remember telephone number that connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in their community. You can contact 211 New Hampshire by dialing 2-1-1 in New Hampshire or 1-866-444-4211 from out of state.
Elderly Assistance – The Care Givers, Inc works with the disabled and elderly in Greater Nashua and Manchester, providing support services and transportation free of charge to those in need.
Prescription Assistance – Prescription Assistance program is a community benefit to help uninsured or underinsured patients receive medications through pharmaceutical companies.
Smoking Cessation – The New Hampshire Tobacco Helpline www.trytostopNH.org and National Cancer Institute www.Smokefree.gov can help you quit tobacco. Both resources have trained counselors who can help.
Substance Use Services – Keystone Hall provides comprehensive residential and outpatient substance use disorder treatment, prevention, and recovery supports to New Hampshire community members, including men, women, adolescents, and families. As a member of the Partnership for Successful Living, www.Keystonehall.org offers a unique, holistic approach to care that results in better outcomes for our clients and the community.
Skilled In-home Nursing – Healthy at Home provides a full range of in-home services to help New Hampshire residents remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible. Services include: skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, home heath aides, personal care aides, companions, homemakers, respite care, transportation services, and seasonal yard clean-up. www.healthyathome.org
HIV/AIDS Treatment – The Southern New Hampshire HIV/AIDS Task Force provides affordable housing, case management, and supportive services including access to medical care and medications to individuals and families who are living with HIV/AIDS. The Southern New Hampshire HIV/AIDS Task Force offers HIV testing and counseling to those at risk of HIV infection. www.aidstaskforcenh.org (603) 595-8464
Counseling Services – Milford Regional Counseling Services offers mental health counseling at affordable rates to adults, couples, and families.
www.mrcs.org (603) 673-2508
Adult Learning Center
4 Lake Street, Nashua NH 03060
Southern New Hampshire Community Education
Community Health & Education Center
The project described was supported by Funding Opportunity Number CA-NAV-14-002 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The contents provided are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS or any of its agencies.”
Harbor Care Health and Wellness Center is supported through federal and state funding, as well as, donations. We are so grateful to our major supporter, the US Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources Services Administration. Special thanks also go to the City of Nashua and the NH Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health Services.
Even with the generosity of the above funders, Harbor Homes must raise over $300,000 every year to operate the Harbor Care Center. If you, your company, or your foundation is interested in helping to provide health care to NH community members most in need, visit our Donate page to learn more.