Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you learn more about how to register for:

  • Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is also available.)
  • Child Health Plus (Apply year round.)
  • Essential Plan (Apply year round.)
  • Low-cost private health insurance and financial assistance. 

Counselors can explain your health insurance and medical care options regardless of immigration status.

They can also help with SNAP benefits (food stamps).

New York City Health Department tabling events at Central Library (June - December):

  • Tuesday, June 4, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, June 13, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, June 18, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, June 27, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, July 9, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, July 18, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, July 23, 10am-3pm
  • Saturday, July 27, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, August 6, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, August 16, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, August 20, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, August 29, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, September 10, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, September 19, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, September 24, 10am-3pm
  • Saturday, September 28, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, October 1, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, October 10, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, October 15, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, October 24, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, October 29, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, November 7, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, November 12, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, November 21, 10am-3pm
  • Saturday, November 30, 10am-3pm
  • Tuesday, December 5, 10am-3pm
  • Thursday, December 12, 10am-3pm

For more information about low- or no-cost health insurance, visit the Get Covered NYC page.

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