- Shifa is the Arabic word for healing
- Clinic open once a month to the uninsured below the poverty line, regardless of religious affiliation
- Located at American Islamic Outreach Foundation on Shamrock Drive
A new health clinic at the American Islamic Outreach Foundation (AIOF) is offering free medical care once a month to people who don’t have insurance and who live below the poverty line.
The clinic was started in October after Raza Ulhaq, a Charlotte pharmacist, had noticed many people were coming to him for medical advice. He met many of them when he went to his local mosque for prayer.
SOURCE: The Charlotte Observer