First Lemon Grove Health Center | 2009 Timelines: La Maestra History

Promotoras and Medically Trained Cultural Liaisons representing growing population of refugees from Somalia and Sudan as well as Latinos voice a need for services in Lemon Grove. La Maestra Family Clinic establishes the first community health center there by opening a Medical and Dental health center, providing a health home for diverse, low-income residents in this area of southeast San Diego County.