The mission of Empower "U", Inc. is to empower, educate, and promote better health care choices for historically underserved minority communities.
When Empower "U", Inc. accomplishes its mission, all person in the community Empower U serves will have equitable access to care thus live longer, healthier lives, and health disparities will be eliminated.
Empower U offers a myriad of health and support services to community residents of all ages.
No insurance? No problem. Empower U has certified application counselors and health care navigators on staff to help you apply for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).
Empower U serves as ACCESS partner with DCF helping its patients and clients apply for public assistance
Primary Health Care
As a federally qualified health center (FQHC), Empower U provides primary health care regardless of insurance status or ability to pay.
As an organization that was originally an AIDS service organization, Empower U has several HIV/AIDS care, support and prevention services, including HIV medical care, case management, housing, and several evidence-based HIV prevention interventions.
On a weekly basis, Empower U distributes baked goods to supplement food supplies for local residents.
Florida ACCESS Site Services
Empower U assists its patients and clients to apply for government health and support services (e.g. Medicaid, Food Stamps, WIC).
Empower U provide free, confidential counseling and screening for HIV, Hep-C and other STDs. We also provide care, referral and support services for those who test positive.