If you’re a teen in Jackson, Mississippi, there is a new health center that offers services just for you. The Midtown Teen Wellness Center is located in the UNACARE Health Center at 258 E. Fortification Street in Jackson. Whether you need a routine physical or sexual health testing, the Midtown Teen Wellness Clinic will have you covered.
Do I need an appointment?
While appointments are preferred, walk-ins are welcome. You can call 601-815-8230 to make an appointment.
When is it open?
The Midtown Teen Wellness Center is open on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm.
What services does the clinic provide?
Services include sexual health, physicals, sport physicals, immunizations, and health prevention and promotion education.
How do I pay?
All insurances are accepted. No teen will be turned away if he or she can’t pay.
Does my parent or guardian have to know?
Reproductive and sexual health services (birth control, STD testing, etc.) are kept private between you and your provider.
I don’t live in Jackson, where can I find a clinic like this?
Fact Not Fiction has a database of Mississippi health centers, where you can get similar services – including care relating to sexual health. Click here to find the health center nearest you.
The FNF nurses answer your questions about the Wellness Clinic in these five videos!
What services are offered? https://vimeo.com/68064736
Will my visit be kept private? https://vimeo.com/68064735
Where is the clinic located? https://vimeo.com/68064734
How is this clinic different from the others? https://vimeo.com/68064732
How much will it cost? https://vimeo.com/68064731
MTWC is an expansion of the UNACARE Health Center, managed by the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) School of Nursing, and dedicated to teen health issues. UNACARE providers are certified nurse practitioners who collaborate with physicians in Family Medicine and OB-GYN at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.