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.

IlliniCare - Meridian - Molina  -- Promise Healthcare and our programs Frances Nelson and SmileHealthy are in network for the new HealthChoice Illinois or Illinois Medicaid Managed Care Plans Illinicare, Meridian and Molina.  We are welcoming new patients daily who are looking for a medical home.  

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 OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center'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.

Chronic Care Management and Case Management - Promise Healthcare nursing and case management staff reach out to interested patients monthly about medications, referrals, upcoming appointments, community resources and more.  Ask your provider about how to add this support to your care.  

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.

An FTCA Deemed Health Center

This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.

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

Promise Healthcare at the Urbana School Based Health Center
1002 S. Race
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 239-4220

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
  • 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:

  • Pediatric Mental Health Counselor
  • Family or Internal Medicine Physician
  • Bilingual Patient Services Representative
  • Patient Accounts Coordinator
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Hygienist
  • 340B, Medication Program Coordinator/Technician 
  • AR Collections Specialist 
  • Payroll/AP Tech
  • Coordinator Team Lead
  • Outreach and Enrollment Coordinator
  • Staff Accountant
  • For most positions-bilingual Spanish, French or Mandarin helpful
  • More information contact


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

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