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UPCOMING EVENTS EVENTS INCLUDE:

A virtual tour of our new healthcare center!

Coming soon, The Floating Hospital will open a brand-new flagship healthcare center in Long Island City, just blocks from our current location. Take a sneak peek via a virtual tour.

Women’s Wellness

Treats for the soul and for the body: our spring Women’s Wellness self-care day will feature mammograms, food, and pampering activities.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

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Clean Air Month

Throughout May
Long Island City main clinic

Our Health Education team will be running STEM classes that focus on renewable energy. They’ll have mini solar panels, wind turbines, batteries, with fun things to power like motors, lights, and buzzers. The team will show how clean energy affects clean air, as well as sharing facts about environmental health.

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Women’s Wellness Self-care Saturday

Saturday, May 15
9:00AM to 5:00 PM
The Floating Hospital main clinic, LIC

Treat yourself to good health! Our Spring self-care day features mammograms, food and refreshments, manicures, and lots of giveaways.

To reserve your spot, please call 718-784-2240, ext 137. We welcome walk-ins though we can’t guarantee that all activities will be available to you when you arrive.

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Lunch and learn about nutrition

Thursday May 6
12:30PM to 1:30PM
NYMA Hotel

Tuesday May 11
12:30PM to 1:30PM
Wellington Hotel

Thursday, May 20
12:30PM to 1:30 PM
Comfort Inn Madison

Why is nutrition important? How do you read a nutrition label? How can you encourage heathy eating in children? Come to our workshop for a great lunch and even better tips to keep your family well-fed. Residents only.

For more information, download the workshop flyers:

May 6
May 11
May 20

VIRTUAL TOUR

A RESPONSIVE BUILDING FOR A BUSTLING AND VIBRANT COMMUNITY

The Floating Hospital 2021: A new home for a new model of healthcare

Get an insider’s preview of our new flagship clinic, scheduled to open later this year and designed to accommodate increased services and patient capacity—all in the world of pandemic protocols. Filled with light and color, every foot of the space responds the needs of patients and staff. The clinic will allow us to provide the quality of care that is our hallmark—and bring an enhanced family healthcare experience to our community.

Take the tour

NEWS

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US BUSINESSES OFFER INCENTIVES TO ENCOURAGE COVID-19 VACCINATIONS

April 25, 2021  |  CURRENT NEWS

The Floating Hospital features in this story for Channel News Asia, with our partners, Grameen PrimaCare

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REP. MALONEY ANNOUNCES $4,320,500 FOR THE FLOATING HOSPITAL

April 19, 2021  |  CURRENT NEWS

At a press conference at our Queensbridge clinic, Rep. Maloney announced that she had secured the funding as part of the American Rescue Plan.

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BIG DIFFERENCE IN ZIP CODE AND RACIAL VACCINATION RATES

March 25, 2021  |  CURRENT NEWS

Dr. Shani Andre, chief medical officer of The Floating Hospital, was interviewed about the inequities in access to COVID vaccinations.

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The Floating Hospital remains unchanged in its commitment to provide care, regardless of ability to pay, to New York City’s most vulnerable residents, homeless families living in family shelters and domestic violence safe houses. For them we are an island of stability in their often turbulent, and ever-changing, world. Your support matters and makes a difference.

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