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School Wellness Centers

 School -Based Wellness Centers

Your Student     Your Community     Your Health
 
Need a Physical, Immunizations, or a Vision Appointment?
 
4th Street Wellness Center
609 4th Street
Phone (661) 631-3205
Fax (661) 328-0591
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Closed 12PM - 1PM for Lunch
Center Wellness Center
2951 Center St.
Phone (661) 631-3206
Fax (661) 3281-0011
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Closed 12PM - 1PM for Lunch
South Chester Wellness Center
800 Ming Ave
Phone (661) 631-3203
Fax (661) 631-5946
Monday - Friday 
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Closed 12PM - 1PM for Lunch
Jewett Ave Wellness Center
3806 Jewett Ave
Phone (661) 631-3234
Fax (661) 863-0115
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Closed 12PM - 1PM for Lunch
 
 
 

 What are School Wellness Centers?

Bakersfield City School District has recently opened School Wellness Centers with the intent of promoting student physical, mental and emotional health.

 Our Mission

 We are committed to providing comprehensive medical and mental-health care, treatment and health education to our children.

 Our Providers

  • Nurse Practitioner
  • School Social Worker
  • School and Community Facilitator
  • Medical Assistants
  • Optometrist
  • Office Staff
 

Medical services are provided by our Nurse Practitioners.

Their expertise includes:

  • Physical examinations, including wellness exams
  • Health screenings, including those for communicable infections
  • Treatment for minor illnesses and injuries
  • Immunizations
  • Health and nutrition education.
  • Doctor referrals.
  • Follow-up as requested by the student’s family health care provider
 

Mental Health Services

At our center we have credential School Social Workers whom provide a range of services:

  • Individual, Group and Family Therapy
 

Case Management Services

  • Assistance applying to low cost utilities, medical, food stamp or any other type of assistance programs.
  • Transportation
  • Linkage to resources (i.e. food, clothing)