COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 ResourcesEventsHealth

NYC Giving Out 100,000 Face Coverings In Parks Across the City Thru May 5 Including Linden Park in East New York

As of last week New York City has reported nearly 18,000 deaths related to COVID-19, prompting Mayor De Blasioto to announce that New York...

Continue reading

COVID-19 ResourcesHealth

12 FOOD GROUPS TO KEEP YOUR SKIN HEALTHY WHILE STAYING INDOORS

There is a lot of truth in this time tested, tried, and true statement: you are what you eat. Food does not only affect the state of your...

Continue reading

COVID-19 ResourcesEducationHealth

Coronavirus Has Killed Thousands At U.S. Nursing Homes: Can Home Care Be The Answer?

Sponsored Content by New York for Seniors | Home Care (HealthDay News) — The numbers are staggering: More than 3,600 nursing home and...

Continue reading

AnnouncementsCOVID-19 ResourcesEast New York NewsHealthNews

East New York’s Caterina’s Pizzeria and Its Proprietor Eddie Di Benedetto Partner With  Nikki Lucas and The D.R.E.A.M. Foundation To Give Free Pizza To Local Hospital

photo: Nikki Lucas, Eddie Di Benedetto with Brookdale Medical Center Staff In the midst of the Covid 19 pandemic, community leaders and...

Continue reading

AnnouncementsCOVID-19 ResourcesEducationHealthNYCHA News

East New York NYCHA Seniors To Receive Free Tablets To Stay Connected to Family

Mayor De Blasio announced that 10,000 seniors living in NYCHA developments will be receiving tablets through a partnership with T-Mobile....

Continue reading

AnnouncementsCOVID-19 ResourcesDiningEast New York NewsHealth

East New Yorkers Not Taking Advantage of The NYC Food Delivery Assistance Program for Those In Need

photo Courtesy NYC Taxi Written by Nikki Lucas, Community Organizer I recently found out that the BRC (Brownsville Recreation Center), is a...

Continue reading

AnnouncementsCOVID-19 ResourcesEast New York NewsHealth

Seniors in East New York, Jamaica, Morrisania, Staten Island and Harlem To Receive Priority Treatment for COVID-19 Walk-In Testing

Mayor De Blasio announced that five COVID-19 walk-in testing locations are officially open for those who are in need of testing.  He also...

Continue reading

COVID-19 ResourcesEducationHealth

5 Foods To Help Boost Your Immune System During Coronavirus

During this Coronavirus pandemic it is more important than ever to eat healthy foods that contain Vitamins C and other vitamins. Everyone...

Continue reading

AnnouncementsCOVID-19 ResourcesEast New York NewsHealth

COVID-19 Testing Location in East New York at Gotham Health Is Now Open

The COVID-19 Tent-Testing location in East New York opens today, Friday April 17, at the NYC Health + Hospital’s Gotham Health Center...

Continue reading

AnnouncementsCOVID-19 ResourcesHealth

COVID-19 Testing in Brownsville at BMS Health and Wellness Center

BMS Family Health and Wellness Center in Brownsville is now a Coronavirus Testing location. Last week Mayor De Blasio announced the opening...

Continue reading

X
X