New York State has announced a special enrollment period now through April 15 for uninsured individuals to ease Coronavirus fears.

In addition to the New York State of Health qualified health plans available through April 15, MetroPlus offers Medicaid, Child Health Plus, Essential Plans, and other health coverage ALL YEAR LONG – at little or no cost to you.

If you are a MetroPlus member, you can CALL 24/7 with questions or concerns.

Covid-19 Mobile Testing Sites: Queens & Bronx

These are acute care mobile assessment and testing centers at NYC Health + Hospitals. These mobile assessment and testing or “tents” are similar to those utilized during the H1N1 outbreak in 2009.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst
79-01 Broadway
Elmhurst, NY 11373
General Information
718- 334-4000

NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln
234 Eugenio Maria De Hostos Blvd (East 149th Street)
Bronx, New York 10451
(Between Park and Morris Avenues)
General Information

NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi
1400 Pelham Parkway South
Bronx, NY 10461
(Corner of Eastchester Road and Pelham Parkway South)
General Information
(718) 918-5000

Bay Plaza AMC Theater
2210 Bartow Ave
This site will prioritize testing for higher risk individuals.
Residents MUST make an appointment by calling:
Open 7 days a week
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. by appointment-only.


Volunteer- Astoria Mutual Aid Network

If you are young and are healthy, join Astoria Mutual Aid Network and check in on the people around you through this program. If you are interested in getting involved, contact 646-397-8383 or

Part of the Solution. Feeding our Neighbors. Nourishing our Community.

If you can lend a hand as a volunteer, please let us know. Contributions are also being accepted to provide hot meals and groceries to those in need, continued Day-to-Day and Next Step services, and a safe, clean, and welcoming environment.

If you would like to contribute to the men and women on the frontlines of this pandemic these are some of the organizations helping keep the Bronx and Queens safe.

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