Rock Dove Collective is a radical community health exchange working to address the need for accessible and anti-oppressive health care in our communities. Visiting Rock Dove’s website is super useful particularly as you look up providers – some pages have shared experiences from Collective members or allies about the care they have received from the listed providers.
Community Healthcare Network is a group of community health clinics across NYC; patients receive care at CHN regardless of immigration status, race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, or ability to pay.
lgbt/queer health care
Callen-Lorde Community Health Center provides sensitive, quality health care and related services targeted to New York’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities — in all their diversity — regardless of ability to pay. To further this mission, Callen-Lorde promotes health education and wellness and advocates for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender health issues.
APICHA Community Health Center offers affordable health care and support services in a space that is welcoming to everyone, particularly people living with HIV/AIDS, individuals identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT), Asian & Pacific Islanders and other people of color. They provide primary care, HIV specialty care, and sexual health services such as HIV/STI testing, as well as a number of prevention, health education and behavioral health programs that are sensitive to your unique needs. APICHA additionally has a Trans* Health Clinic specifically to provide Primary Medical Care to address the distinct needs of transgender & gender non-conforming/gender variant/gender queer individuals, serving Asian & Pacific Islanders and other communities of color in an affirming environment.
Third Root Community Health Center is a worker-owned cooperative of holistic healthcare practitioners, providing accessible classes and treatments to the Brooklyn community.
mental health care
Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy is dedicated to providing high quality therapy at low to moderate cost, offering post-graduate training for therapists, and educating the public about mental health issues.
National Institute for the Psychotherapies (NIP) is a unique, non-profit postgraduate treatment center where you can see a highly-skilled therapist at a reduced fee.
Unitas – St. Marks Institute for Mental Health is an outpatient mental health clinic particularly sensitive to the needs of immigrant communities. St. Marks has a culturally diverse atmosphere committed to serving the specific needs of many cultural and ethnic groups, with an ever widening range of treatment. They accept insurance.
NYCCT Dental Hygiene Clinic
The dental hygiene patient care clinic of New York City College of Technology, located in Brooklyn, offers oral health services to the college community as well as to the general public (for a nominal fee; cash only, no documentation required).