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ACCESS NYC Information

Screen eligibility for over 30 human service benefit programs.

BigAppleRx Free Prescription Discount Card

Get discounts on prescriptions.

Financial Counseling Through HHC Options

Get assistance with medical bills and health insurance.

Find a Child Health Clinic

Find a child health clinic.

Find a Public Hospital

Find a public hospital or clinic.

Generic Drug Guide

Get a guide to the rules for selling prescription drugs.

Health Insurance Information

Get information about public health insurance programs and services for adults, children, seniors, and people with disabilities.

Health Screenings

Make an appointment to get screened for cancer, heart disease, or other chronic diseases.

Healthcare Information for Veterans

Get information about healthcare for veterans.

Home and Health Care Information or Complaint

Get information or make a complaint about in-home medical assistance.

Home Care Information or Complaint

Request home attendant services for seniors and for Medicaid-eligible children and adults.

Lesbian and Gay Services Directory

Get a directory of services available to the lesbian and gay community.

Medical Emergency

Report a medical emergency in progress.

Oral Health Bulletin - Keep Your Mouth Healthy

Literature order for Oral Health Bulletin.

Public Health Library Information

Get information about the Public Health Library's collection, online resources and hours of operation.

Take Care New York Program Information

Get information about the 10 steps you can take now to live a longer and healthier life.


Child Immunization Clinic or School Medical Exam Referral

Get referrals for shots or vaccines or school medical exams for children.

Child with Special Health Care Needs Assistance

Get help with medical and orthodontic services for physically challenged or chronically ill children under age 21.

Children's Immunization Information or Record Request

Get information about shots and medical exams required for school and day care. Request a record of a child's shots.

Circumcision Consent Form

Request a consent form for circumcision that includes direct oral suction (metzitzah b'peh)

Dental Records for Children

Get copies of Department of Health Dental Clinic records.

Developmentally Delayed Infant Services

Get information about services for children from birth to age 3 with developmental delays.

Enjoy Your Baby: Building Healthy Foundations for a Lifetime of Success

Pamphlet on social and emotional development for parents and caregivers of babies

Eye Exam Information for Children

Get information and referrals for eye exams.

Find a Child Health Clinic

Find a child health clinic.

Health Risks from Circumcision

Reports about ritual circumcision with direct oral suctioning.

Healthy Weight for Children Booklet

Get a booklet with information for parents about helping their children get to a healthy weight.

Immunization Record Request

Get a record of shots or vaccines.

Orthodontic Services for Children

Get information about braces and orthodontic treatment for eligible children.

Parenting Health Bulletin

Get a health bulletin about parenting.

Promoting Your Child's Social and Emotional Development - A Guide for Parents

Age-specific pamphlets on social emotional development for parents and caregivers of children from ages 1 to 5 years old and 5 to 10 years old.

Toy Safety and Child Injury Prevention

Get toy safety and child injury prevention information.


Abortion for Teens

Get abortion counseling and services for teens.

Birth Control for Teens

Get birth control for teens.

Dating Violence Prevention Workshops

Request a Healthy Relationship workshop, to prevent teen and young adult dating violence.

Emergency Contraception for Teens

Get Plan B morning-after pill for teens.

Gynecologist Referral for Teens

Get general gynecology services for teens.

HIV Test and Treatment for Teens

Get HIV and AIDS counseling, testing, and treatment services for teens.

Pregnancy Test for Teens

Get pregnancy testing for teens.

Pregnant or Parenting Teen and Youth Assistance

Get help for pregnant or parenting adolescents, including day care and information about educational rights.

Prenatal Care for Teens

Get care to keep pregnant teens and their babies healthy.

Sexually Transmitted Disease Test for Teens

Get STD testing and treatment for teens.

Teen Talk Toolkit

A toolkit on emotional health topics for teachers and staff at middle and high schools.

Teens in NYC Mobile App or Booklet

Download a free mobile app or a booklet listing clinics that offer reproductive health services to teens.

Youth Counseling and Services

Get information about services for troubled, runaway, or homeless youth and their families, including Youth Connect and walk-in centers.


Baby Brochure

Get a brochure about newborn and baby safety.

Breastfeeding Assistance

Get breastfeeding information and assistance.

Breastfeeding Information Literature

Material providing information about breastfeeding.

Breastfeeding Is Welcome Here Sign

Order a Breastfeeding Is Welcome Here sign.

Broken Condom and Unintended Pregnancy

Prevent pregnancy after a condom has broken or after unprotected sex.

Gynecologist Referral

Get general gynecology services.

Gynecologist Referral for Teens

Get general gynecology services for teens.

Health Worker Home Visit for New Mothers

Get information about a home visit from a health worker to help a new mother in the Bronx, Harlem, or Brooklyn.

Mammogram Program Information

Get information on low or low-cost mammograms and breast examinations.

Nurse Home Visit for Pregnant Women

Get information about a home visit from a nurse to help a woman who is pregnant for the first time.

Parenting Health Bulletin

Get a health bulletin about parenting.

Pregnancy Test

Get pregnancy testing.

Pregnancy Test for Teens

Get pregnancy testing for teens.

Pregnant or Parenting Teen and Youth Assistance

Get help for pregnant or parenting adolescents, including day care and information about educational rights.

Prenatal Care

Get care during pregnancy to keep you and your baby healthy.

Prenatal Care for Teens

Get care to keep pregnant teens and their babies healthy.

Text4baby

Get information about text4baby.


Abandoned Baby Prevention Information

Get information about what to do with an unwanted newborn or baby.

Abortion

Get abortion counseling and services.

Abortion for Teens

Get abortion counseling and services for teens.

Birth Control

Get birth control.

Birth Control for Teens

Get birth control for teens.

Condom Information

Get information about free condoms for groups, organizations, or individuals.

Emergency Contraception

Get Plan B, also known as the morning-after pill.

Emergency Contraception for Teens

Get Plan B morning-after pill for teens.

Pregnancy Test

Get pregnancy testing.

Pregnancy Test for Teens

Get pregnancy testing for teens.


Blood Pressure Check Information

Get information about pharmacies in some neighborhoods where you can check your blood pressure.

Blood Pressure Health Bulletin

Get a health bulletin about how to prevent and control high blood pressure.

Burn Calories Not Electricity Poster

Get signs encouraging people to take the stairs to prevent weight gain and help the environment.

CalCutter App

Download free app to help reduce calories when preparing meals.

Calorie Posting Information or Complaint

Get information or make a complaint about calorie posting.

Cholesterol Health Bulletin

Get a health bulletin about how to prevent or control high cholesterol.

Cut the Salt Campaign Information

Get information about limiting salt in your diet to control your blood pressure.

Find a Greenmarket or Farmers Market

Find a greenmarket or farmers market in New York City.

Healthy Eating Bulletin

Get health bulletins about ordering and eating healthy.

Healthy Weight for Children Booklet

Get a booklet with information for parents about helping their children get to a healthy weight.

MenuStat Website

MenuStat Website - Nutritional information for food sold at large restaurant chains.

Shape Up NYC

Find locations of free fitness classes.

Special Permit for Physical Culture Establishment

Get information about a special permit that is required to open and operate a health club or similar business in New York City.

Trans Fat Information or Complaint

Get information about trans fat or report a food establishment using trans fat.


Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) Program Information

Get information about a program that teaches students about the consequences of drugs, alcohol, and violence.

Drug or Alcohol Rehabilitation Program Complaint

Make a complaint about a drug or alcohol rehab program.

Electronic Cigarettes Law

Information about electronic cigarettes regulations.

Excessive Drinking Health Bulletin

Get a health bulletin about excessive drinking, alcoholism, and treatment options.

Housing for Mentally Ill or Addicted Homeless

Get housing information and referrals for mentally ill or addicted homeless New Yorkers.

LifeNet Counseling Referral

Get counseling and treatment referrals for mental health and substance abuse problems.

Medical Assistance for Addicts

Get help for an addict in bad condition who needs medical attention right away.

Needle Exchange Information

Get information about exchanging dirty syringes for clean ones.

Piedra Aphrodisiac Information or Complaint

Get information about the health risks of the over-the-counter aphrodisiac Piedra. Report the sale of Piedra.

Pregnancy and Alcohol Poster for Restaurants

Food establishments can get a required poster that warns pregnant women about alcohol consumption.

Quit Smoking Assistance

Get help to quit smoking.

Quit Smoking Medication for Medicaid Enrollees

Free quit-smoking medications for patients enrolled in Medicaid.

Sale of Prohibited Item to Minor

Report a store selling a prohibited item to someone who is underage.

Smoke-Free Housing Initiative

Guidance for landlords on how to reduce exposure to secondhand smoking.

Smoking Information or Complaint

Learn about smoking laws or report smoking where it is not allowed.

Tobacco 21 - Local Law 94

Information about the age restriction law for the sale of cigarettes and tobacco products and electronic cigarettes

Tobacco Local Laws 94 and 97 Information Packet

Literature order for Tobacco Laws Information Kit for Retailers and Wholesalers.

WeCare Services for Public Assistance Clients

Get help for a public assistance client who has medical or psychological barriers to independence.


Depression Health Bulletin

Get a health bulletin about depression.

LifeNet Counseling Referral

Get counseling and treatment referrals for mental health and substance abuse problems.

Suicide

Report a person threatening suicide.

Trauma Counseling for Veterans

Get trauma counseling for a veteran.

WeCare Services for Public Assistance Clients

Get help for a public assistance client who has medical or psychological barriers to independence.


Adult Immunization Clinic

Find a clinic for adult immunizations.

Child Immunization Clinic or School Medical Exam Referral

Get referrals for shots or vaccines or school medical exams for children.

Children's Immunization Information or Record Request

Get information about shots and medical exams required for school and day care. Request a record of a child's shots.

Flu Vaccine Shot or Spray

Find a location for a flu shot or nasal spray.

Hepatitis Vaccination

Hepatitis A or B vaccination.

Immunization Record Request

Get a record of shots or vaccines.

Meningitis Vaccination

Get information on the meningitis vaccine for adults.

Protect Your Child from HPV - Health Bulletin

Literature order for information about HPV - human papillomavirus vaccination.


Alzheimer's Information

Get information about Alzheimer's disease, care giving, and long term care and living arrangements.

Asthma Information or Treatment

Get information about asthma or find a treatment location.

Bird or Avian Flu (H5N1)

Learn about bird or avian flu, strain H5N1.

Bird or Avian Flu (H7N9)

Learn about bird or avian flu, strain H7N9.

Broken Condom - HIV - AIDS Exposure and PEP Information

Information about emergency PEP to prevent HIV infection after possible exposure.

Cancer Information

Get information about cancer and its prevention.

Chlamydia Treatment Information for Partners

Get information about Expedited Partner Therapy.

Colon Cancer Information and Test

Get information about colonoscopies and colon cancer. Make an appointment for a colonoscopy.

Communicable Disease Information or Report

Get information about or report a communicable disease.

Diabetes Information

Get information about diabetes, including diabetes developed during pregnancy.

East Harlem Walk-In Asthma Center

Asthma education and support for East Harlem residents.

Ebola Information

Information about Ebola virus

Epilepsy Information and Referral

Get health information and treatment referrals for adults and children with epilepsy.

Hansen's Disease Information and Treatment

Get information about screening and treatment for Hansen's Disease (Leprosy).

Hepatitis B Test

Hepatitis B testing.

Hepatitis C Test

Hepatitis C testing.

Hepatitis Information Literature Order

Literature order for hepatitis materials.

Hepatitis Treatment

Hepatitis B or C treatment.

Hepatitis Vaccination

Hepatitis A or B vaccination.

HIV and AIDS Information and Assistance

Get information and assistance for people with HIV or AIDS.

HIV Care Coordination

Referrals to medical case management for people living with HIV/AIDS.

HIV Care Text Resources

Text the word CARE to 877877 for reminders and information related to HIV treatment.

HIV Health Bulletin

Get a health bulletin about HIV and how to prevent it.

HIV Test and Treatment

Get HIV and AIDS counseling, testing, and treatment services.

HIV Test and Treatment for Teens

Get HIV and AIDS counseling, testing, and treatment services for teens.

Measles Information

Information on measles and measles vaccination

Meningitis Information

Get information about invasive meningitis (meningococcal disease).

Meningitis Vaccination

Get information on the meningitis vaccine for adults.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) Novel Coronavirus

Information about Novel Coronavirus (associated with living in or traveling to the Middle East).

NYC Commission on HIV and AIDS Report

Get a report with recommendations made by a group of local HIV experts on how the City can help reduce the spread of HIV and AIDS.

Opt-Out of Diabetes Intervention Information

Get information about submitting an A1C Registry Do Not Contact Request.

Poison Control Center Information

Get information about poison-related problems.

PrEP and PEP Literature - New Ways to Prevent HIV

Literature order for PrEP and PEP HIV prevention information.

Raccoon Roundworm Infection

Get information about raccoon roundworm infection and prevention.

Sexually Transmitted Disease Test

Get STD testing and treatment.

Sexually Transmitted Disease Test for Teens

Get STD testing and treatment for teens.

Tourette Syndrome Information and Referral

Get health information and treatment referrals for adults and children with Tourette Syndrome.

Tuberculosis Information and Treatment

Get information about tuberculosis screening and treatment.

Unprotected Sex - HIV - AIDS Exposure and PEP Information

Information about emergency PEP to prevent HIV infection after possible exposure.

Your Liver Keeps You Healthy Health Bulletin

Request for a copy of the Your Liver Keeps You Healthy Health Bulletin.

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