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The Floating Hospital’s Walk for Families 2021

During the month of October, The Floating Hospital hosted the Walk for Families, a family-friendly fundraising walk promoting the health and well-being of children and families in New York City living with homelessness. Thanks to those who share our commitment to our city’s families in need, the walk was a success, raising over $100,000 in sponsorships, gifts and pledges. Your vital support helps keep our community safety net strong.

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Take a virtual tour of our new healthcare center!

The Floating Hospital’s brand-new flagship healthcare center in Long Island City is opened on June 14th! We’re so excited to be offering our community a modern space designed for an enhanced family healthcare experience. This new clinic doubles our space and capacity. It features three floors of light-filled waiting rooms, dedicated floors for medical, dental and behavioral health, complete with exam and counseling rooms to accommodate families. Take a look via a virtual tour.

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

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Cooking class

Every Wednesday
Main Clinic LIC

During Cooking Class Wednesdays, our Health Education team teaches nutrition midday in the best way possible – through food preparation classes. Lessons are designed to demonstrate ways to provide nutritious and tasty fare regardless of available cooking facilities. No cook breakfast, anyone? Patients only.

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Veggie Taste Test Tuesday

Every Tuesday
Main Clinic LIC

We all know that vegetables are important in a nutritious diet. Our Health Education team will dive into the specifics of why, and the different benefits of different vegetables through tasting sessions in our teaching kitchen.

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Diabetic Dishes

Monday, November 1
to Friday, November 5
Main Clinic LIC

Throughout the week, the Health Education team will highlight recipes suitable for those on a diabetes diet. The diet is rich in nutrients, and low in sugar and calories, so these dishes are good for everyone! The team will highlight a different delicious recipe each day, with cooking demonstrations in our teaching kitchen on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

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.

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NEWS

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REP. CAROLYN MALONEY SECURES $925,000 IN FUNDING

July 15, 2021  |  CURRENT NEWS

The Floating Hospital is delighted to receive $925,000 in federal funding for infrastructure upgrades. We’re grateful to our long-term supporter, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, for securing the funding.

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CRAIN’S HEALTH PULSE

July 14, 2021  |  CURRENT NEWS

Our president, Sean T. Granahan Esq. spoke to Crain’s New York about the importance of our new clinic space (PAYWALL).

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CRAIN’S NEW YORK BUSINESS: NOTABLES IN HEALTH CARE 2021

July 12, 2021  |  CURRENT NEWS

We’re very proud to have our president, Sean T. Granahan Esq. named as one of Crain’s Notable in Health Care 2021.

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HOW YOU CAN HELP

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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Provides one tank of gas for our Good Health Shuttle that transports people to their medical appointments

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$250 enables a woman to receive the screenings and physical exams needed for employment or school.

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