Providence Provides Better Health for Everyone at the Perry Family Health Center

Providence’s Perry Family Health Center provides a full range of quality primary care and specialty health services for every member of the family, from infants to older adults or geriatrics. The Physicians, Medical Students, Nursing Students and other healthcare professionals at Perry Family provide personalized care focused on preventative medicine. The team of healthcare professionals strive to help families care for themselves and stay healthy through regular appointments, immunizations, screening tests, and information on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The staff works closely together to ensure that full access to healthcare is available to meet patient needs.

About the Perry Family Health Center Campus

The Perry Family Health Center is located on the ground floor of the historic Perry School Community Services Center.  The Perry School was built in 1891 as one of the first publicly funded schools for African Americans in the District of Columbia.  It operated for 85 years and converted into the current Perry School Community Service Center in 1991.  

As a dedicated healthcare provider, Providence is proud to be involved in this effort dedicated to bringing quality services to the local community.

Perry Family Health Center Provides a Wide Range of Services

  • Prenatal Care
  • Pediatrics
  • Adolescent Care
  • Geriatrics
  • Behavioral Health Counseling
  • Patient Health Education (such as Diabetes & Asthma)
  • Community Health Services
  • Diabetic Education
  • Podiatry
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat Care
  • Women's Health
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Onsite Lab

The Perry Family Health Center is a Joint Commission accredited ambulatory healthcare center.  Perry Family accepts Medicare, DC and MD Medicaid, Blue Cross Blue Shield, most commercial insurances, and a number of managed care health plans. Patient Financial Counselors will assist patients on any payment issues and are available on-site or by phone.

Hours of Operation and Location

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Perry Family Health Center
128 M Street, NW, Suite 050 
Washington, DC  20001

(202) 682-3840


The Health Center is located on the ground floor of the Perry School Community Services Center. The Center is located near the intersection of New York Avenue and 1st Street, NW, walking distance from the Mount Vernon Metro Station and accessible by Metro bus lines #80, #P6

Visit the Perry Family Health Center

To schedule an appointment, please call: (202) 682-3840

Fax information to Perry Family Health Center at (202) 682-3854

Main Phone: (202) 854 7000

1150 Varnum Street, N.E. Washington, DC 20017 2180



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