Our Story

Affinity Health Center operates with a staff of 57 full-time and 5 part-time employees. Our team of providers includes an Internal Medicine/Infectious Disease Physician, two Family Practice Physicians, three Family Nurse Practitioners, a Certified Nurse Midwife, contracted Dentist, Mental Health Counselor, contracted consulting Psychiatrist, Registered Dietician and two volunteer Pediatricians. We also have clinical support staff, case managers, and community health educators to provide comprehensive health services for you and your family. Affinity Health Center is a United Way funded agency.

2000: Nonprofit Status

In 2000, Catawba Care Coalition received status as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, expanded to include more case managers and an on-site medical clinic, and moved to its own facility in Rock Hill, continuing to expand and merge with other agencies to alleviate duplication of services and maximize limited resources.

2003: Continued Growth

In 2003, Catawba Care Coalition merged with the Catawba AIDS Prevention Network for consolidated prevention, outreach and education services, and also added HIV testing/prevention services.

2013-15: Extended Services

In 2013, Catawba Care added on-site dental work, and the next year, we began expanding our healthcare services to a broader community.

2017: Affinity Breaks Ground

Image: Affinity Health Center breaks ground for a new 30,000 sq ft facility.

In 2017, Affinity announced plans for a new 30,000 sq. ft. facility to expand healthcare access to the community.

1994: Catawba Care is founded

The Catawba Care Coalition was formed in 1994 to serve people living with HIV in York, Chester, and Lancaster Counties. Originally, the agency was housed at the York County Health Department, and operated under the United Way.

2001: HIV Specialty Care

In 2001, Catawba Care Coalition merged with the York County AIDS Task Force, and began medical care services, including primary care and HIV specialty care.

2010: New Building

In 2010, Catawba Care Coalition moved to a new location under the simplified name Catawba Care.

2015: Affinity Health Center

In 2015, Catawba Care was rebranded as Affinity Health Center, and emerged as a full-service family practice, expanding to offer a wide range of affordable, high-quality healthcare services.

2018: A New Vision In Community Health

Affinity Health Center opens a new vision in community health with a new 30,000 sq. ft . building to better serve our community.

Our Mission & Vision

Affinity Health Center serves the healthcare needs of our community by providing access to high-quality, comprehensive care with compassion, dignity and respect.

Affinity Health Center’s vision is for a healthy and vibrant community where all people have access to exceptional and comprehensive healthcare.


Our Leadership

  • Jennifer McDaniel, Chair
    Winthrop University
  • Janice Chism, Vice Chair
    Winthrop University
  • Suzanne Wright, Treasurer
    Retired Banker
  • Tammy Wells, Secretary
    USA Towing
  • Anita Case, Executive Director
  • LeClair Boone
    Keller Williams Realty
  • Logo for SC Department of Probation, Parole & Pardon Services
    Dwight Burns
    SC Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services
  • Melissa Cassell
    Morton & Gettys
  • Stephen Cooley
    Keller Williams Realty
  • Ronnie Duncan
    Agape Hospice
  • Nina Feemster, Secretary
    Clover School District & Clover Family Resource Center
  • Bianca Prescott
    Winthrop University Student
  • Karen Worthy

Recognition & Affiliation


Our Privacy Policy

The privacy, confidence, and trust of individuals who visit Affinity Health Center’s web site are important to us. No personal information is collected at this site unless provided voluntarily by an individual while participating in an activity that asks for the information. If you choose to provide us with personal information, as in an e-mail message, Affinity Health Center will use this information to respond to your request. There are times when your e-mail is forwarded within Affinity Health Center to employees who are better able to assist you. Please do not put confidential information in your e-mail communications to Affinity Health Center. Affinity Health Center will not disclose personal information collected from users to private third parties unless the law requires such disclosure.

Registered patients may access Affinity Health Center's Patient Portal through a link on this site. The Patient Portal is a separate website with it's own privacy policy.

Affinity Health Center's Notice of Privacy Practices explains how we use and protect your health information.