Admissions & Aid
The following health links are designed for educational and resource purposes only. They are not a substitute for professional care. If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, you should consult your health care provider or call the Brooklyn College Health Clinic at 718.951.5580. Call 311 or 911 in the event of urgency.
Note that price ranges, where listed, may be subject to change.
Free, online eCheckups provide accurate and personalized feedback about alcohol, cannabis, and tobacco use.
The following links are designed for educational and resource purposes only. They are not a substitute for professional care. If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, you should consult your health care provider or call the Brooklyn College Health Clinic at 718.951.5580. Note that price ranges, where listed, may be subject to change.
Enroll UX 2014 “offers a scenario-based Design Reference Prototype and a detailed Design Specifications Manual for an online health insurance portal that will make it easier for people to understand the coverage they may be eligible for and will support their enrollment decision-making.”
Kaiser’s Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator illustrates premiums and government assistance under the Affordable Health Care Act.
Five Things to Know About Obamacare Premiums: A Guide for the Perplexed
New York State and NYC Health Insurance Link allow you to compare the costs and benefits of selected health insurance plans. The websites also contain information on choosing an insurance plan, consumer protection, and insurance terms. The NYC link additionally takes you to health and hospitals corporation facilities, community and Department of Health centers, and other programs for mental health, dental, vision, and prescription drug assistance.
AccessNYC is a free service that identifies and screens more than 30 city, state, and federal human service benefit programs. You may use it anonymously or create an account if you wish to apply for programs online. Based on your answers, it will trigger you to investigate your eligibility for other likely benefits, such as food stamps, home energy assistance, etc.
You’ll also find free and low-cost clinics at DSC Health & Wellness and NYC Free Clinic.
Free or Low-Cost Family Planning
Healthcare.gov is an online portal for finding insurance options as well as a resource for those who want to shop around for new options or to learn about benefits under new laws.
Learn about and buy health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Please call the numbers listed to confirm information.
35 Fourth Avenue
30-50 West 21st Street
2094 Pitkin Avenue (basement)
441 Clarkson Avenue “T” Building, Nurses’ Res. (first floor)
760 Broadway (ground floor)
79-01 Broadway (room D4-17)
90-75 Sutphin Boulevard (sixth floor)
219 Beach 59th Street (first floor)
466 First Avenue and East 27th Street, “G” Link (first floor)
622 West 168th Street (first floor)
227 Madison Street (seventh floor)
530 Lenox Avenue, Ron Brown Building (first floor, room 1061; use 137 Street entrance)
1901 First Avenue (first floor, room 1D-27)
1276 Fulton Avenue (first Floor)
1400 Pelham Parkway, Ambulatory Care Pavilion (first floor)
234 East 149th Street (basement, room B-75)
1225 Gerard Avenue (basement)
3424 Kossuth Avenue (first floor, room 1A 05)
350 St. Marks Place (basement)
Call the numbers listed to confirm information.
Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty
212.453.9532, ext. 562 or 595
Brooklyn Perinatal Network, Inc.
718.643.8258, ext. 17, 18, or 21
Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens Council
718.366.3800, ext. 145 or 146
Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center
Medical and Health Research Association of New York City, Inc. (MHRA)
212.748.0400, ext. 204
Union Health Center
Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc.
Alianza Dominicana, Inc.
212.740.1960, ext. 130 or 134
Jewish Community Center of Staten Island
718.981.1400, ext. 222
1400 Pelham Parkway
Jacobi Pavilion, Suite 301
234 East 149th Street, Room 1B1
1228 Gerard Avenue, second floor
3424 Kossuth Avenue
545 East 142nd Street, Managed Care, second floor
2601 Ocean Parkway
100 North Portland Avenue
2094 Pitkin Avenue
451 Clarkson Avenue, Room B4109
760 Broadway, Room 2C-129
462 First Avenue, Mezzanine 20
227 Madison Street
506 Lenox Avenue
1901 First Avenue
215 West 125th Street
79-01 Broadway, Room D1-4
82-68 164th Street, N Building 603
259 Bristol Street
Brooklyn, NY 11212
303 Ninth Avenue
New York, NY 10001
34.33 Junction Boulevard
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
158 East 115th Street
New York, NY 10029
295 Flatbush Avenue Extension
Brooklyn, NY 11201
1601 Avenue S
Brooklyn, NY 11229
1826 Arthur Avenue
Bronx, NY 10457
151 Maujer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
The Brooklyn College Health Clinic offers many medications for free or for a nominal fee after consultation with BCHC practitioners. No pharmacy on site; prescriptions from outside medical providers will not be filled.
The pharmacies listed below also offer discounts for prescriptions originating from the Brooklyn College Health Clinic.
8012 20th Avenue
1490 Flatbush Avenue (at Glenwood Road)
1526 Cortelyou Road (at East 16th Street)
8 Newkirk Plaza (Q train to Newkirk Avenue)
Likely to be least expensive.
602 Brighton Beach Avenue (at Brighton 6th Street)
1717 Foster Avenue (Q train to Newkirk Avenue)
Likely to be least expensive.
Chains like CVS, Duane Reade, and Rite Aid are likely to offer the most expensive prices and least personal service.
Planning to buy your Rx online? Consult the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy first to avoid those “too good to be true deals” that may be counterfeit, contaminated, or otherwise unsafe.
Columbia University Dental Center
622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032
Lutheran Medical Center Dental
150 55th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11220
7911 41st Avenue #A107, Elmhurst, NY 11373
New York City College of Technology (CUNY)
300 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
NYU Dental School
345 East 24th Street, New York, NY 10010
110 West 97th Street, New York, NY 10025
St. Anthony’s Free Clinic
421 East 155th Street, Bronx, NY 10455
Walton Family Dental
1894 Walton Avenue, Bronx, NY 10453
Kress Vision Program
170 William Street, New York, NY 10038
New Eyes for the Needy