History

Vision Statement: Thriving Lives in Empowered Communities

Mission Statement: To provide outstanding services and advocacy that promote better quality of life and equal opportunity for immigrants and other communities.

The Chinese Methodist Church hired a bilingual worker who worked at a small office in the church and counseled many newly arrived Chinese.

1971

CSC began occupying part of the first floor of the newly built, low income senior housing building called Cathay Manor.

1985

CSC opened a small part time office in Monterey Park, located on Atlantic Blvd. After three years at that location, CSC’s Monterey Park Office moved to a more accessible site at Chandler and Garvey.

1992

CSC opened a Youth Center to expand its services to youth.

2001

CSC’s clinic was designated a Federally Qualified Health Clinic (FQHC) and changed its name to CSC Community Health Center (CSC CHC) and began the transition to upgrading its records system to state-of-the-art electronic medical records shortly after that.

2007

CSC Community Health Center opened a third Dental Clinic and a second Behavioral Health Division in the City of Alhambra at 320 South Garfield Avenue Suite 126 and Suite 202 to expand one stop Community Health Clinic services in San Gabriel Valley district.

2016

We opened an Optometry Department at our main clinic site on Hill Street.

2018

CSC was awarded a grant and the US HHS designation of "Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic" (CCBHC), We added Suite #206 at the Alhambra BH Clinic to facilitate the need. CSC expanded the Alhambra Medical Clinic in adding the adjacent suite #106, and also acquired two new mobile units to outreach to hard-to-reach communities, providing mobile services, vaccine administration, testing and treatment for COVID-19.

2020

CSC moved from its Church affiliation and was incorporated as a non-profit organization dedicated to community service. We were awarded our first government grant from the City of Los Angeles to establish an employment training program.

1975

Board of Directors took the bold step of purchasing 8,000 sq. ft. of space located on the fourth floor of Alpine Towers

1990

CSC’s “branch office” moved to Alpine Towers consolidating all of CSC’s services under one roof.

1998

CSC remodeled its clinic space to provide dental services.

2004

CSC Community Health Center opened a second Dental Clinic in the City of Monterey Park at 850 South Atlantic Blvd., Suite 303.

2015

CSC Community Health Center another new Medical and Dental clinic service expanded to City of San Gabriel at 555-559 W. Las Tunas Drive, San Gabriel, 91776.

2017

CSC added specialties services, Chiropractic, G.I. and Podiatry.

2019