Get Covered NYC

Get help signing up for low- or no-cost health insurance


Sign up today, so your doctor visits and prescription drugs are covered.

Call 311, text CoveredNYC (or SeguroNYC) to 877877, find a Health Department’s Certified Application Counselor for free in-person help, or visit New York State of Health.

If you think you missed your chance to get health insurance at low- or no-cost, you might be eligible to sign up for low- or no-cost coverage, right now!

Medicaid, Child Health Plus and the Essential Plan are available all year round. Private health insurance is available during open enrollment and if you experience a qualifying life event such as relocating to New York State, marriage, birth or adoption of a child, certain changes in your income or losing your health insurance. Learn more about Special Enrollment Periods.

Find a Health Department’s Certified Application Counselor (CAC)

CACs can explain your health insurance/ medical care options regardless of immigration status and also help with Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly called Food Stamps).

Meet our CACs

Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended. Interpretation services are available. Open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Manhattan Bronx
Washington Heights Health Center
600 West 168th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10032
212-368-5475 | 212-694-2399
212-368-5717 | 212-491-5288
Riverside Health Center
160 West 100th Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10025
By Appointment Only
Morrisania Health Center
1309 Fulton Avenue, 3rd Floor
Bronx, NY 1045
Fort Greene Health Center
295 Flatbush Avenue Extension,
5th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-643-4463 | 718-643-4467
Crown Heights Health Center
1218 Prospect Place, 1st Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11213
718-953-8234 | 718-953-8232
Homecrest Health Center
1601 Avenue S, 1st Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11229
(ext. 129, 144, 150)
Queens Staten Island
Corona Health Center
34-33 Junction Boulevard, 1st Floor
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
718-476-7101 | 718-476-4579
Jamaica Health Center
90-37 Parsons Boulevard,
4th Floor
Jamaica, NY 11432
718-262-5512 | 718-262-5581
135 Canal Street 2nd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10301
By Appointment Only

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