The NYC Test & Treat Corps works to make sure that anyone who tests positive for or is exposed to COVID-19 has the resources they need to stay home and safely separate from others to help prevent the spread of the virus.
For the Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP), please call 311 or visit https://access.nyc.gov/programs/emergency-food-assistance/ to learn more about enrolling and/or where to find local food pantries.
For assistance with COVID-19 treatments, vaccination appointments, and resources for Long COVID (Aftercare), please call 212-COVID-19 (212-268-4319).
Safely Separate at Home
Further information on safely separating is available in our “How to Safely Separate at Home” guide.
NYC Health + Hospitals Virtual ExpressCare for Urgent Care
If you are safely separating at home and need urgent care, use our virtual ExpressCare service. ExpressCare will:
- Safely and quickly connect you with an emergency room (ER) doctor using your smartphone or computer
- Allow a doctor to prescribe medication if necessary or give you details on receiving additional care after your virtual visit
- Provide on-screen interpreters in over 200 languages, including American Sign Language