NYC Wants to Provide Affordable LGBTQ+ Senior Housing: Take this survey and help NYC make it happen!

Apicha Community Health Center Mar 21, 2017

New York City is trying to improve senior housing options for LGBTQ+ people currently living in one of New York CIty's five boroughs. The goal is to provide our LGBTQ+ seniors with affordable housing, where they feel safe and cared for.

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Hepatitis A Cases Increase Among Men Having Sex with Men

Apicha Community Health Center Mar 16, 2017

 

On March 9th, 2017, The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYC DOHMH) issued an alert regarding the number of hepatitis A cases that have been accounted for in 2017.

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The Media Must Do Better: Reporting the Deaths of Transgender People

Apicha Community Health Center Mar 14, 2017

 

Last year we mourned the lives of the many transgender people that were lost to brutal acts of violence. In 2017, we continue to confront these tragedies and try to figure out how we can fight against these painful and devastating acts of violence. We know that at least seven transgender...

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It's National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Apicha Community Health Center Mar 10, 2017

 

Today is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. A day to remind us of the long fight to end HIV/AIDS in women and girls, while also talking about the unique barriers women and girls face when it comes the HIV/AIDS epidemic. 

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Celebrating Black History Month with Bayard Rustin

Apicha Community Health Center Feb 21, 2017

 

In honor of Black History Month, Apicha CHC will be writing a series commemorating some of the people and legacies that continue to call us forward to keep fighting, supporting, and forging new paths in the work that we do. 

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February is National Heart Health Month

Apicha Community Health Center Feb 16, 2017

American Heart Month has been taking place throughout the month of February since December 30, 1963, when President Lyndon B. Johnson proclaimed it. The twenty eight days of February are federally dedicated to cardiovascular health, to encourage the population to be more aware of cardiovascular...

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Celebrating Black History Month with Marsha "Pay it no mind" Johnson

Apicha Community Health Center Feb 10, 2017

In honor of Black History Month, Apicha CHC will be writing a series commemorating some of the people and legacies that continue to call us forward to keep fighting, supporting, and forging new paths in the work that we do. 

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Did You Miss the Insurance Open Enrollment Period? Find Out How to Still Get Covered

Apicha Community Health Center Jan 31, 2017

 (Information taken from HealthCare.gov and nystateofhealth.ny.gov). Originally posted March 2, 2016, information updated on January 31, 2017.

Insurance Open Enrollment ended on January 31. But you may still be able to get covered through the Marketplace or Medicaid. We'll tell you how.

Through...

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The Clinic Construction is Complete: Take a Sneak Peek Inside!

Apicha Community Health Center Jan 19, 2017

 

 

 

 

As we await the final approvals needed to open the expanded clinic at 400 Broadway, we wanted to give you a sneak peak at what is coming your way in 2017! We can't wait to serve you in our beautifully designed clinic and we are so grateful for the hard work of all the  people that made...

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