About The Woman and Child Health Center of Longview
The Woman and Child Health Center of Longview is a collaboration between Special Health Resources of Texas (SHRT). We provide affordable, quality health care for the whole family under one roof, offering convenient care for patients in Longview and the surrounding East Texas communities.
The Woman and Child Health Center of Longview provides patients a full range of OB/GYN and prenatal and post-natal services for women, as well as complete pediatric care with Dr. Robert Hough as Director of Pediatric Services.
We accept most major insurance and offer affordable options for our self-pay patients.
SHRT is committed to delivering comprehensive physical and mental health care of the highest standard to the 23 counties of East Texas in the most accessible and affordable methods possible.
SHR began as AIDS Inc, the community response to the AIDS epidemic late 80s. Initially, AIDS Inc. provided social support to HIV positive individuals and their families, but soon, the organization assumed a role leading role in providing medical care, emergency assistance and case management and other supportive services to HIV positive individuals across 23 counties of Northeast Texas. The original name was changed to Special Health Resources Inc. to reflect its broadened mission and services.
Over the past two decades, SHR has grown into a comprehensive health care system in East Texas, providing affordable care for the whole family. With clinics in Longview, Tyler, Jacksonville, Paris and Texarkana, as well as a mobile unit to serve more rural areas, SHR now provides health care to families in all 23 East Texas counties. SHR is now an FQHC (Federally Qualified Health Clinic), offering patients a full-range of services, including both adult and pediatric primary care, adult and pediatric dental care, women’s health services, immunizations and vaccinations, HIV/AIDS screening and treatment, mental health care and substance abuse services.