Frances Nelson

Welcoming new patients daily. Seeing patients regardless of ability to pay. Frances Nelson is a medical and behavioral health center dedicated to providing affordable and accessible high quality health care services

SmileHealthy Dental Center

  The SmileHealthy Dental Center is dedicated to providing excellent oral health care for our community.

Donate and Volunteer

The care and education we provide through all our programs is made possible with the financial support of individuals and businesses in the community, as well as the priceless gift of time from volunteers and interns.


SmileHealthy is dedicated to improving the oral health care of the community through treatment, prevention and education.

Not feeling well? Promise Healthcare has a Walk-in Clinic at Frances Nelson and the Community Resource Center and offers Same Day Appointments if you are sick. Call (217) 356-1558.

Have a question when the clinic is closed? Promise Healthcare has a nurse available on nights and weekends for your medical questions. Call (217) 356-1558 and press 2.

Food As Medicine - Emergency Food Program At Frances Nelson and our Community Resource Center satellite at Presence Covenant, Promise Healthcare provides nutritious food to prenatal and pediatric patients that need food resources. Each bag provides 2-3 days of nutritious food, health information, and information about food pantries near your home. Ask your doctor about the program today.

Want to reach your provider or see your health records? Promise Healthcare has an online Patient Portal. Registration can assist you at -- See upcoming appointments and request new ones -- Check lab results -- Keep track of prescriptions and request renewals -- Message your health care provider with questions. 

Urbana Satellite Clinic Promise Healthcare has a full time clinic at Presence Covenant's Community Resource Center. This beautiful clinic is open to new patients and offers easy access and parking. Call (217) 356-1558 to get started with care with Promise in Urbana.

Frances Nelson is a primary care medical and mental health clinic dedicated to providing affordable and accessible high quality health care services to the medically underserved population of Champaign County now with a walk-in clinic and convenient care access. 
The SmileHealthy Dental Center is dedicated to providing excellent oral health care to the underserved community. We also have a mobile dental program, provide dental care at area Head Start schools, pediatric restorative outpatient surgery, and dental health education.

Promise Healthcare and our programs are in-network for Molina, Medicaid, Medicare, Health Alliance and most commercial insurance. A sliding fee discount is available for income eligible patients. Details are below.  We have in-person interpretation and materials available in Spanish, French and Mandarin.

News about Promise Healthcare:

Check out this video from United Way about supporting our collaboration with Rosecrance for psychiatry.  

Promise Healthcare executive director received University of Illinois College of LAS award for work to deliver health care to the underserved. 

This health center is a deemed federal Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n) and a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b.

Promise Healthcare, dedicated to improving the health of the community
through treatment, prevention, and education


Frances Nelson
819 Bloomington Road
Champaign, IL 61820
Health Center: (217) 356-1558

Community Resource Center
1400 W. Park, Building #3
Urbana, IL 61801
Health Center: (217) 356-1558

Promise Healthcare on Walnut
Rosecrance Building
801 N. Walnut
Champaign, IL 61820
Health Center: (217) 693-4660

819 Bloomington Road
Champaign, IL 61820
Dental Center: (217) 403-5477
Mobile/Head Start/Education (217) 359-7404 

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Health Center Services:

  • Serving All Ages
  • Walk-in Clinic
  • Prenatal Care
  • School Physicals, Sports Physicals
  • Work Physicals
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Women's Health
  • Eye Clinic
  • Medication Assistance and 340B Medications
  • Social Services
  • Lab Services
  • 24 Hour Nursing Service

SmileHealthy Services:

  • Extractions
  • Restorations
  • Cleanings
  • Full Exams
  • Dental Health Education
  • Limited Urgent Care

Join Our Team:

  • Family Physician
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Patient Services Representative-bilingual Spanish preferred
  • Dental Patient Services Representative-bilingual Spanish preferred
  • Dental Programs Coordinator
  • Staff Accountant
  • Payroll and Facilities 
  • Adult Wellness Coordinator 
  • Women's Health Coordinator
  • For most positions-bilingual Spanish, French or Mandarin helpful
  • For more information


Your support helps us deliver high quality medical, behavioral health and dental care to those who might otherwise go without.

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