Community Action Health Center is committed to providing all patients and their families access to individualized, coordinated, quality health care and education, by offering these services.
Family Medical Health Care
At the CAPWN Dental Clinic our goal is to ensure each patient receives quality, affordable dental care in a personal and caring manner. We believe in preventative care to ensure a lifetime of dental health.
Community Action Health Center has Certified Application Counselors (CACs) and Navigators who are trained and educated in the different options for healthcare insurance and other types of Nebraska state assistance. CACs and Navigators provide year-round assistance with your Health Insurance Marketplace applications and/or state assistance programs like Medicaid, SNAP (food stamps) and ADC ( Aid to Dependent Children). Our services are free to the community. You do not have to be a patient of Community Action Health Center to be seen.
Self-management education and support—teaching about disease process, how to check blood sugar, how to use insulin if needed. Information about food choices and healthy lifestyle, and helping with whatever tools they need to self-manage their diabetes.
Migrant Health provides health care for migrant and seasonal farm workers in 19 western Nebraska counties.
Services include medical services for all ages, x-ray, laboratory, pediatric care, geriatric care, wellness and health education.
Vaccinations prevent diseases that could be potentially contagious and dangerous to the health and welfare of our population.
Our Immunization Clinic offers children and adult immunizations at a reduced cost and allergy injections for both children and adults, under the authority of the Wyoming Allergy Clinic.
We are a COVID Vaccine Provider, offering all FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccines as recommended by the CDC free of charge. Walk-ins are welcome.
We are excited to announce an expansion of our team of expert mental health, medication management, and addiction providers.
We welcome previous Panhandle Health Group consumers in receiving their care at Community Action Health Center.
Substance Use Counseling
Mental Health Counseling
Family & Group Support
Location & Hours
Behavoiral Health Center Building
975 Cresent Drive Gering, NE 69341
8:00 – 5:00 Monday-Friday
24/7 Crisis Line
Reproductive Health Programs
At Community Action Health Center, we strive to provide competent, confidential and safe reproductive health care and counseling to male and female, adolescent through senior clients with the knowledge to make healthy lifestyle choices.
We provide educational opportunities for our clients and community on the following topics:
Abstinence, Basic Male & Female Anatomy and Physiology, Health Promotion with encouragement of Family Participation, Life Plan Assessment & Goals, Family Planning & Contraceptive Methods, Healthy Relationships, STD/HIV Risk Prevention & Education, & Infertility
We provide the following medical services in our reproductive health program:
Pap Smears, Pelvic Exam, Rectal Exam, Abnormal problem exams, Pregnancy Testing, STD treatment, Counseling & Referral
We provide the following screening services in our reproductive health program:
PID, UTI, STD’S/HIV, HIV Referrals for Treatment (Ryan White), Physical Exams, Cervical Cancer Screening, Anemia & Diabetic Screenings, & Hypertension Screenings
We provide referrals for Mammograms and Reproductive Cancers.
We provide immunizations for ages 19-26.
Family Planning and Contraceptive Methods, Wellness, Condoms, Pregnancy Testing, Dispensing of Birth Control Methods, Confidential Services for Teens
We’re Here To Help.
As a courtesy, CAPWN Health Center will gladly submit your claim to any private insurance company and Medicare, along with Medicaid from Nebraska and Wyoming for you. The patient’s insurance card must besubmitted at the time of service.
CAPWN offers a Sliding Fee discount to patients based on household size and income guidelines.
Payments are expected at the time of service. We accept cash, checks and credit cards.
Fees & Payments
Our goal is to offer affordable quality care for every patient.
340B Medication Assistance Program
If you have applied for a sliding fee discount you can take advantage of a discount at Gering U-Save Pharmacy for your prescriptions.
Outreach and Enrollment
Get help enrolling on the Health Insurance Marketplace.
FTCA Deemed Facility – CAPWN Health Center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(G)-(N).
Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska receives funding from Health and Human Services and has Federal Public Health Services “Deemed Status” with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.
Get In Touch
Location: 975 Crescent Dr, Gering, Nebraska
Hours: M-F: 8am – 6:30pm