A journey of a thousand miles begins with a
single step

Forlam Foundation is a charitable organization based in Barbados managing diagnostic, preventive and treatment programs focused on the most prevalent diseases on the island including diabetes, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, prostate cancer and HIV. In addition, the Foundation aims to establish and efficiently manage health care facilities in targeted communities which tend to have suboptimal health care services.

Our mission

We aim to improve the lives of Barbadians by providing quality primary health care services which include free diagnostic tests for noncommunicable diseases, health seminars and educational programs.

Health Clinic

Forlam Health Clinic is a general practice which welcomes walk-ins or appointments to see our General Practitioner.

Fees: $25 Adults $15 Children (16 and under)

Kidney Testing

This program offers free Kidney Testing at the Forlam Health Clinic on a weekly basis. If you detect kidney disease early, you are able to treat it or at least prevent it from getting worse. To learn more about this program and book your appointment, click link below

5 stages of kidney disease

Kidney disease has 5 stages ranging from stage 1 which is kidney damage with
normal kidney function to stage 5 which is kidney failure/end stage kidney disease
requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant.

We tested 2’588 individuals as of 31 March 2024 with the following results

First Sundays

First Sundays are one hour online zoom seminars every first Sunday of every quarter. They are presented by medical professionals on a variety of health-related topics. Informative flyers are subsequently emailed to subscribed participants.

Foundation in Numbers


Patients freely tested
for kidney issues to date

Patient visits annually to the
Forlam Health Clinic

Members of the Forlam
Foundation Community

Get in touch

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 +1 (246) 233-4207

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Where to find us

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sat 7am-2pm


Chadderton Road, Carrington Village, St Michael

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