Get Covered NYC

Sign up for low or no-cost health insurance today and get your doctor visits and prescriptions covered.

You can get free in-person enrollment assistance. For a list of locations near you, call 311 or text CoveredNYC to 877877. Or find a Health Department certified application counselor.

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.

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

CACs can help you and your family sign up for low or no-cost health insurance. Counselors can explain your health insurance and medical care options regardless of immigration status. They can also help with SNAP benefits (food stamps).

Meet our CACs

Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended. Interpretation services are available. Open Monday through Friday 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

Morrisania Health Center
1309 Fulton Avenue
3rd Floor
Bronx, NY 10456

Fort Greene Health Center
295 Flatbush Avenue, Ext.
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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