Volunteers in Medicine Berkshires
- Health Care & Wellness Providers
VIM’s mission is to provide access to free, comprehensive, quality health care for income-qualified, uninsured and underinsured adults living in the Berkshire region. It’s vision: a society in which everyone has an equal opportunity to achieve good health.
VIM’s services include primary and preventive medical care, women's health, full restorative dentistry, behavioral health, optometry, diabetic and nutritional counseling, and non-opioid pain management incorporating acupuncture, therapeutic massage and mindfulness training. VIM’s Social Determinants of Health program provides patients with 800+ direct referrals annually to over 30 area social service agencies to assist with housing, food insecurity, job training, education, and other critical services that impact their health outcomes.
In 2021, VIM’s volunteer and staff clinicians treated more than 1,000 individual patients over more than 6,500 visits. Approximately 95% of VIM's medical patients are minority immigrants. VIM Berkshires is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) public charity, Federal Tax ID# 90-0140004, and is governed by a volunteer board of trustees.
Located at 777 Main Street (Route 7), Suite 4 in Great Barrington; next door to the Great Barrington Bagel Store, across the street from Guido's.