Life Hope Centers Cares About You and Your Community

Life Hope Centers Volunteer Whole Person Program


An estimated 10 million Californians experience barriers to dental and medical care.  Life Hope Centers is a program that allows volunteer dentists, optometrists, physicians, other , health related professionals and community volunteers, to provide a host of health related services such as dental, vision care at no charge to approximately 50 - 250 people at each event.

Through the LHC program, efforts are also made to educate the public about  the simple and practical ways individuals can live healthier, happier and longer.


How You Can Help


To help provide the much needed care services to the large number of expected people, we need volunteer dental and medical professionals, including general dentists, oral surgeons, dental hygienists, dental assistants, lab technicians, nurses,physical therapists, occupational therapists, physicians pharmacists, and social workers

Additionally, community volunteers are needed to assist with registration, clinic setup, data entry, escorting people, translating and much more.

Life Hope Center's services include  dental extractions, fillings, cleanings, oral health education, vision exams, and prescription glasses. We also provide limited medical evaluations, blood lipid and blood sugar testing, lifestyle coaching, nutritional instruction, cooking classes just to name a few,  all at no cost to the individual.

Community Impact

Life Hope Centers exemplifies the best of our community in action. Together, with the goal of relieving pain and eliminating infection, we’re impacting lives, restoring dignity, creating smiles and enhancing the quality of life.


​​Impact of our most recent L.H.C. program for the Arroyo Grande community:

  • $69,170 thousand in dental, vision and other health related services

  • More than 174 people served

  • 518 procedures

  • 147 volunteers

LHC Program total impact:

  • $2,341,540 in dental, vision and other health related services

  • 8,977 people served

  • 6,744 volunteers mobilized

Visit our Facebook page for photos and videos from the event.





Edward Urbina, M.A., D.D.S.  

Director of Life Hope Centers


Department Assistant

Tara Vang, MPH

Assistant to the Director 

Life Hope Centers



Cindy Chamberlin-Eastwood

Director of Communications



Antonio Huerta, MDiv., DMin

Director of Development