NYC Health + Hospitals helps parents care for their children by providing high-quality primary and preventive care services to 21 schools in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. The whole family benefits when children are healthy, because it reduces the time caregivers need to take off of work to care for a sick child. And when children receive health care at an early age, they’re more likely to take care of themselves and make sure they go for regular check-ups when they’re adults.
NYC Health + Hospitals fills the gap of limited access to children’s health care by:
All children with a school-based health center are eligible for health care services. Our health centers offer scheduled or walk-in appointments during school hours to serve students’ health care needs. A 24-hour telephone hotline is always available when the centers are closed.
All school-based health centers provide:
Additional services are provided at certain schools:
NYC Health + Hospitals provides high quality health care to all New Yorkers, regardless of their ability to pay. But we’ll also help you find health insurance if you need it. Click here to learn more about MetroPlus, our affordable and comprehensive health insurance plan.
NYC Health + Hospitals provides excellent school-based care free of charge at 21 schools in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. We have a full wellness team dedicated to your children from their very first visit.