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Community Advisory Board

About the Community Advisory Board (CAB)

NYC Health + Hospitals’ Community Advisory Boards (CABs) are made up of volunteers representing each of our 21 facilities serving the City of New York. Each CAB member will serve a two-year term with term-limited reappointments.

The Mission

  • Give voice to the needs and concerns of your community
  • Raise community awareness about the health care services available at NYC Health + Hospitals facilities
  • Advocate to strengthen our critical public health care system

Monthly Meetings of Community Advisory Boards (CABs)

Join Our Community Advisory Board

Become an Active Voice for Your Community’s Health Care Concerns

Download the flyer

Qualifications for Community Advisory Board Members

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a team player
  • Live near or utilize one of the NYC Health + Hospital facilities listed
  • Not employed by NYC Health + Hospitals
  • Not employed as an elected official or working for the office of an elected official
  • Able to participate in meetings, special events and advocacy efforts
  • Share professional skills in event planning, public health, policy analysis, community outreach, communications, marketing, public relations, leadership, finance, public speaking

CAB members will represent the following NYC Health + Hospitals facilities:

Gotham Health, Belvis Community Advisory Board
Gotham Health, Morrisania Community Advisory Board
Jacobi Community Advisory Board
Lincoln Advisory Board
North Central Bronx

Coney Island Advisory Board
Gotham Health, Cumberland Advisory Board
Gotham Health, East New York Advisory Board
Kings County Advisory Board
McKinney Advisory Board
Woodhull Advisory Board

Bellevue Advisory Board
Carter Advisory Board
Coler Advisory Board
Gotham Health, Gouverneur Advisory Board
Harlem Advisory Board
Metropolitan Advisory Board
Gotham Health, Sydenham Advisory Board

Elmhurst Advisory Board
Queens Advisory Board

Staten Island
Sea View Advisory Board

How to become a Community Advisory Board Member
To learn more or to schedule an interview, email us your name and contact information.

Amir Abbady:

For Gotham Health Facilities
Cheryl Jones: