May Membership Drive POCA

Support the movement of affordable, accessible, acupuncture care: Join POCA!

How to Access Your POCA Membership Card

Help SCA by joining the People's Organization for Community Acupuncture (POCA) . POCA puts your membership fees to work immediately to:

  • Develop a micro-loan program to open and support more clinics.
  • Create affordable educational alternatives to train community acupuncturists (aka punks).
  • Support punks in successfully opening, managing, and improving their clinics.
  • Promote legislative change to encourage and support community acupuncture.
  • Provide a working model for sustainable, ethical, affordable community healthcare practices.
  • Increase access to affordable acupuncture for all.

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POCA memberships benefits for patient and community members include:

  • Free birthday treatment each year.
    Three “free first treatment" certificates for your friends and family. – good at any POCA clinic. Introduce friends and family to community acupuncture.
  • Sticking Together – e-newsletter
  • Waiving new patient fees at POCA member clinics.
  • Access to online discussion forums to connect with punks and other patients .
  • Volunteer opportunities in local clinics and in our movement.
  • Voting in annual board elections and running for positions in our cooperative.


Volunteer POCA

Watch this Volunteer Orientation Video, and learn more about the circles, then let us know your area(s) of interest.


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Call For Volunteers

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why join poca

Open Tue - Sat

Sliding Scale $20-50 plus an additional $15 New Patients Fee.

No Income Verification Required.                             Pay What You Can Afford.

Free First Time Phone Consultation

Clinic Hours

Tue: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Wed and Thur: 1-5 p.m.

Fri: 12-3 p.m.
Sat: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

New Patient Fee Waived on Thursday.

Sat Military Ear Clinic runs in tandem with Regular Clinic hours

Most FSA / HSA cards accepted 

Ask About POCA Members Benefits