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Stay Updated

Keep up with the latest information regarding COVID-19.

New York FORWARD is the ongoing plan for re-opening our state. Learn more here.

  • NYC COVID-19 Updates
    • Text COVID to 692-692 for updates
    • Envíe un mensaje de texto con la palabra COVIDESP al 692-692 para recibir actualizaciones en español en tiempo real.
    • 發COVID短信到692-692以接收新信息

Organics/Composting Collection: The Dept. of Sanitation’s residential organics recycling program (those “brown bin” collections) is suspended as of May 6. Learn more here.

The results of the 2020 Census will help determine how hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding flow into communities every year for the next decade. That funding shapes many different aspects of every community, no matter the size, no matter the location.

Make your voice heard: Complete the Census Now!

Face Coverings Mandate:

Starting Friday, April 17th, all New Yorkers are required to wear a mask or face covering when out in public and in situations where a 6-foot distance from others cannot be maintained.

Mandato de Coberturas Faciales:

A partir del viernes 17 de abril, todos los neoyorquinos deben usar una máscara o una cubierta facial cuando estén en público y en situaciones en las que no se pueda mantener una distancia de 6 pies de los demás.



Tips on how to make your own face mask:

On May 6, the MTA will begin closing the entire subway system for enhanced cleaning from 1:00am – 5:00am. Learn more here.

Nearly 350 buses will be added for overnight service along existing subway routes.

“Essential Connector” service will soon launch, making essential workers eligible for one free trip in a for-hire vehicle per night. Sign up for Essential Connector updates.

The following information has been gathered specifically to inform people with disabilities on the resources available to the population during NYC’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak. 


  • The Institute for Family Health/Family Health Center
    • 1824 Madison Ave. at 119th St.
    • Sat and Sun only
    • By appointment only, call (844) NYC-4NYC
  • Ryan Health Center
    • 2381 Frederick Douglass Blvd. at 128th St.
    • Monday-Friday, 9:00am-12:00pm; 1:00pm-4:40pm
    • By appointment only, call (888) 364-3065
  • Sydenham/NYC Health+Hospitals
    • 264 West 118 St.
    • Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
    • By appointment only, call (844) 692-4692


  • Dyckman Clinica Las Americas
  • 25-99 Dyckman St (at Nagle)
  • Monday-Friday, 8:30am
  • By appointment only, call (844) NYC-4NYC

Lower East Side

  • Gouverneur/NYC Health & Hospitals
    • 227 Madison St.
    • Monday-Friday, 9:00am-3:30pm
    • By appointment only, call (844) NYC-4NYC

Washington Heights

  • SOMOS Community Care Swab Testing Center
    • 2360 Amsterdam Ave, M1 bus
    • Monday-Friday, 9 am – 4 pm
    • By appointment only, call (888) 364-3065

Gov. Cuomo has issued an Executive Order to allow all New Yorkers to vote by mail using an Absentee Ballot in the June 23 primaries.

Junta Electoral: Solicite su el voto por voto en ausencia para las elecciones. Puede hacerlo a través de internet, por teléfono, o por fax:

选举委员会:申请缺席投票进行选举。 您可以通过电话,邮件或传真在线进行投票