Michael Jordan Opens Second Novant Health Clinic In Charlotte | WFAE 90.7 -  Charlotte's NPR News SourceNovant Health said Thursday it is teaming up with nonprofit mental health center HopeWay to expand access to mental health services to uninsured patients and underserved communities.

Through the partnership, including $150,000 in financial support from Novant Health Foundation, Hopeway is now offering mental health services at the Novant Health Michael Jordan Family Clinic at 3149 Freedom Drive and the Hope Community Clinic of East Charlotte at 3646 Central Ave.

The Hope Community Clinic, a free clinic, offers a range of services for uninsured patients, including counseling, medical and pediatric services. The Michael Jordan Family Clinic serves insured and uninsured patients, and offers a financial assistance program to help patients who otherwise might not be able to afford services.

And HopeWay plans to serve additional clinics in the future, according to Novant Health. The partnership is part of a larger Novant Health initiative to increase access to mental health care in underserved communities, supported by $340,000 in funds from The Duke Endowment.

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