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Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Corsi Senior Center!

12/7/22

On December 5th, Boriken visited Corsi Senior Center! While there, we were able to do a presentation on Diabetes to those that attended. As well, we were able to give […]

Recap of Boriken Neighborhood Health Center’s World AIDS Day Event!

12/7/22

On December 1st, in honor of World AIDS Day, Boriken held their World AIDS Day Event! With a number of things offered to those interested in stopping by which included […]

December is National Influenza Awareness Month!

12/5/22

The month of December is National Influenza Awareness Month! With that in mind, come to Boriken today & get you Flu and COVID-19 Vaccinations! Check the image for more information.

Boriken is Hosting Their Holiday Toy Drive!

12/2/22

Boriken is doing the Holiday Toy Drive! Starting now through December 19th, Boriken will be accepting donations of toys at our building at 2265 3rd Ave. For more information on […]

World AIDS Day Event at Boriken Neighborhood Health Center!

11/29/22

Please join us in honoring World AIDS Day. World AIDS Day has taken place on December 1st each year since its foundation in 1988. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite […]

Boriken Hosts Their Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway at Boriken!

11/22/22

On Saturday, November 19th, Boriken hosted a Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway! With over 100 turkeys available at the giveaway, Boriken was able to hand out turkeys, & much more to the […]

Boriken Hosts Their Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway at Kultiv8 Studios!

11/22/22

On Friday, November 18th, Boriken hosted a Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway at Kultiv8 Studios! With over 100 turkeys available at the giveaway, Boriken was able to hand out turkeys, & much […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits The Community Health Academy of the Heights!

11/7/22

On Saturday, November 5th Boriken visited Community Health Academy of the Heights! While there we were able to provide travel kits consisting information on our services and more.Thank you for […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits MetroPlusHealth!

11/7/22

On Friday, November 4th Boriken visited MetroPlusHealth! While there we were able to provide travel kits consisting information on our services and more. Thank you for having us, MetroPlusHealth!

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Canaan Senior Center!

11/4/22

On Thursday, October 27th Boriken visited Canaan Senior Center! While there we were able to provide Blood Pressure Screenings & tote bags consisting of COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits and more. […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends Trick-or-Treat at La Marqueta!

11/4/22

On Monday, October 31st Boriken attended the Trick-or-Treat Event at La Marqueta! Giving out candy to children & families that attended. As well, giving out bags to parents with a […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends Casabe Senior Housing’s Breast Cancer Awareness Event!

11/4/22

On Thursday October 27th, Boriken attended the Breast Cancer Awareness Event at Casabe Senior Houses! Giving out Breast Cancer Awareness Bags, and more! Thank you Casabe Houses for having us!

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends The Autumn Aid Fair!

11/4/22

On Saturday, Oct 29th, Boriken attended the Autumn Aid Fair hosted by First Spanish United Methodist Church! In collaboration with First Spanish United Methodist Church, MetroPlusHealth & Valerie’s Empowerment Group. […]

Sept. – Oct. 2022 Newsletter

10/20/22

Here’s our newsletter from Sept. – Oct. 2022 available below!

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits MetroPlusHealth!

10/17/22

On Thursday, Oct 13th, Boriken visited MetroPlusHealth! In collaboration with MetroPlus & Power 105.1. While here, Boriken was able to give out bags that consisted of COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits, […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Held Their Annual Staff Development Day!

10/17/22

On Oct. 7th, Boriken hosted their Staff Development Day! This year was focused on Boriken’s Mission, History, & Values. We also had some tasks for our staff to do in […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends Community Resource and Family Fun Day Hosted by MetroPlus!

09/28/22

On Monday, September 26th Boriken attended community resource and family fun day hosted by MetroPlus at Riverbank Park! Aimed to assist immigrants that recently came to NYC. We were able […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts The Annual Boriken Health Fair!

09/21/22

On Saturday September 17th, Boriken hosted the Annual Health Fair! With over 30 organizations in attendance, plus a number of Boriken’s departments tabling as well, there was a ton available […]

Boriken Health Fair 2022!

09/15/22

This Saturday, September 17th Boriken will be hosting our Annual Health Fair! We’ll have a ton of things available for families including Games, Activities, Live Entertainment, Zumba, Raffles, Screenings & […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts a Bookbag Giveaway!

09/7/22

On Thursday, September 1st Boriken hosted a Back-to-School Bookbag Giveaway right outside of our center! To help students & families prepare for the school year, Boriken gave out about 250 […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Bilingual Head Start (Site II)

09/1/22

On Wednesday August 31st, Boriken attended Bilingual Head Start (Site II)! While here, Boriken was able to inform the community & parents at Head Start about the services available at […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends Mision Cristiana Rehoboth’s Back to School Event!

08/29/22

On Saturday, August 27th Boriken attended Mision Cristiana Rehoboth’s Back to School Event! While here, Boriken was able to inform the community about the services available at Boriken. As well, We […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Bilingual Head Start!

08/26/22

On Thursday, August 25th Boriken visited Bilingual Head Start! While here, Boriken was able to inform the Head Start families about the services available at Boriken. As well, We were able to […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends Harlem Week’s Senior Citizen Day!

08/17/22

On Friday, August 12th Boriken attended Harlem Week’s Senior Citizen Day! Senior Citizen Day brings together numerous organizations like Boriken, SelectHealth, & more. We were able to attend to give out […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends P79M’s School Health Fair!

08/17/22

On Wednesday, August 10th Boriken attended P79M’s School Health Fair! Along with many other organizations, Boriken was able to attend to give out goodie bags consisting of information on our […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends National Night Out!

08/17/22

On Tuesday, August 2nd Boriken attended National Night Out! National Night Out is hosted in over 70 locations throughout the city & Boriken was able to go to the ones […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Bilingual Head Start!

08/1/22

On Thursday, July 28th Boriken visited Bilingual Head Start! Located on 116th St, we were able to attend to give out goodie bags & travel kits consisting of information on […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Salsa Wednesdays!

08/1/22

On Wednesday, July 27th Boriken visited Salsa Wednesdays! Hosted at White Park on 106th St, we were able to attend along with a number of other organizations to spread the […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts an On-Site Event!

08/1/22

On Tuesday, July 26th Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosted an On-Site event. Throughout the event, we were able to inform the community on many of our services including, PrEP, Our […]

For Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, Here’s our Director of Behavioral Health, Olga Victor Discussing Mental Health Within Minority Communities!

07/29/22

Here is our Director of Behavioral Health, Olga Victor going more in detail about Mental Health within minority communities! Mentioning some of the things that still negatively affect Mental Health […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Marcus Garvey Park!

07/18/22

On Friday, 7/15/2022, Boriken visited Marcus Garvey Park. Boriken was able to give out goodie bags consisting of information on our services, COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits & more! If you […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts an On-Site Event!

07/13/22

On Tuesday, July 12th Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosted an On-Site event. We also had Association to Benefit Children (ABC) & Harlem Village Academies visit us! Throughout the event, we […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visits Marcus Garvey Park!

07/13/22

On Thursday, 6/30/2022, Boriken visited Marcus Garvey Park. Alongside many other organizations, Boriken was able to give out travel kits consisting of information on our services, & more! If you […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Bilingual Head Start!

07/13/22

On 6/28/2022, Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visited Bilingual Head Start. With the students graduating, Head Start decided to hold a celebration right outside of their building & Boriken was invited! […]

Bilingual Head Start & the DAPC Visit Boriken!

07/13/22

On 6/27/2022 the DA Parent Committee from Bilingual Head Start visited the Boriken Neighborhood Health Center. Going floor by floor, the DAPC was able to tour the entire building, learning […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts an On-Site Event!

07/13/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosting their on-site event on 6/23/2022. We also had Little Sisters of The Assumption & Harlem Village Academies visit! We were able to hand out information […]

June 2022 Newsletter

07/13/22

Here’s our newsletter from June 2022 available below!

For National Men’s Health Month, Here’s our Chief Medical Officer Dr. Adam Aponte!

06/17/22

Here is Boriken’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Adam Aponte!Providing information on National Men’s Health Month andthe importance of keeping your health in check. Watch the video to learn more on […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts an On-Site Event!

06/17/22

On Thursday, June 16 Boriken hosted an On-Site Event. We were able to do Hepatitis-C & HIV Testing for those that were interested. As well, we had Harlem Village Academies […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends The Senior Nutrition Program’s Puerto Rican Day Parade Celebration!

06/15/22

On June 9th, Boriken attended the Puerto Rican Day Parade Celebration hosted by the Senior Nutrition Program! We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends The 116th St Festival!

06/14/22

On Saturday, June 11 Boriken attended the 116th St Festival! Located on 3rd Avenue there were tons of people that came in to continue celebrating a weekend of Puerto Rican […]

East Harlem Council for Human Services Attends The Puerto Rican Day Parade!

06/14/22

On Sunday, June 12 EHCHS (Boriken Neighborhood Health Center, Bilingual Head Start, & The Senior Nutrition Program) attended the Puerto Rican Day Parade! Going from 48th St to 78th St, […]

EHCHS’ Bilingual Head Start Celebrates Their 57th Birthday!

06/9/22

On 6/1/2022, the East Harlem Council for Human Services’ Bilingual Head Start Program, celebrated their 57th Birthday! Hosted at both locations, students & families from Head Start came out to […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends Art in the Park!

06/7/22

Here’s Boriken attending Art in the Park on 128th St & Lexington Ave! With a number of other companies in attendance, and tons of activities for people to do, Boriken […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts an On-Site Event!

05/31/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosting their on-site event on 5/31/2022. We also had Key Tax & Notary Services visit! We were able to hand out information on many of our […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts an On-Site Event!

05/27/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosting their on-site event on 5/26/2022. We also had Union Settlement & Exodus Transitional Community visit! We were able to hand out information on many of […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts a Hepatitis-C Training with Exodus Transitional Community in Collaboration with Gilead!

05/24/22

Here is Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosting a Hepatitis-C training with Exodus Transitional Community, in collaboration with Gilead on 5/20/2022! With presentations from Boriken, Gilead, & SelectHealth, we were able […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits George Washington Houses!

05/24/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center going to George Washington Houses on 5/20/2022! We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If you […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits La Preciosa China!

05/19/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center going to La Preciosa China on 5/17/2022! We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If you […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends the Job Fair Hosted by Exodus!

05/19/22

Here’s Boriken attending the Job Fair hosted by Exodus Transitional Community! With many other companies in attendance, we were able to talk to people that were seeking employment & interested […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits 1911 3rd Ave!

05/13/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center going to 1911 3rd Ave on 5/12/2022. We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If you […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Central Park!

05/13/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center going to Central Park on 5/10/2022. We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. As well, we […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Isaac Houses!

05/2/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center going to Isaac Houses on 4/28/2022. We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If you would […]

For National Minority Health Month, Here’s Dr. Adam Aponte Discussing a Health Disparity, Infant Mortality

04/26/22

Here is Boriken’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Adam Aponte!Providing information on National Minority Health Month and the health disparities that are prevalent in our community. For this week, we would […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Hosts an On-Site Event!

04/25/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosting their on-site event on 4/22/2022. We also had Select Health visit! We were able to hand out information on many of our services, Kinsa Smart Thermometers,giveaways & […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends Easter Jam Hop!

04/21/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center attending Easter Jam Hop on 4/16/2022. We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If you […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Play Up Studio!

04/20/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center going to Play Up Studio on 4/19/2022. We were able to hand out information on many of our services,giveaways & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If […]

For National Minority Health Month, Here is Boriken’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Adam Aponte!

04/20/22

Here is Boriken’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Adam Aponte! Providing information on National Minority Health Month and the health disparities that are prevalent in our community. First one we would […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Lakeview Houses!

04/19/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center attending an event with Lakeview Houses on 4/14/2022. We also had Select Health & Fidelis Care visit! We were able to hand out information on […]

Boriken Hosts an On-Site Event With Exodus Transitional Community!

04/13/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center hosting their on-site event with Exodus Transitional Community on 4/11/2022. We also had Select Health & Fidelis Care visit! We were able to hand out […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits J.C.A. Barbershop!

04/13/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting J.C.A. Barbershop on 4/8/2022!We were able to hand out giveaways, information,and COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If you would like to see a full recap […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Community Christian Church!

04/7/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting Community Christian Church on 4/5/2022!We were able to hand out giveaways, information,and COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. If you would like to see a full […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Attends an Event Hosted by Wagner Projects & Mount Sinai!

04/7/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center attending an event by Wagner Projects & Mount Sinai on 4/1/2022!This event was highlighting Mount Sinai’s first Mobile Prostate Cancer Screening Unit! We were met […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Krispy Kutz Barbershop!

04/7/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting Krispy Kutz Barbershop on 3/31/2022!We were able to do health screenings including Diabetes & Blood Pressure screenings in our Medical Van!As well hand out […]

Women’s History Month (Recap)

04/4/22

As the month of March ended & April begins, we want to say thank you to the women of Boriken, in the community, & around the world for all that […]

March 2022 Newsletter

03/31/22

Here’s our newsletter from March 2022 available below!

Boriken wants to Introduce You to Cologuard!

03/25/22

A new at-home screen made to detect signs of Colorectal Cancer! Ask your doctor for more information on how you may be able to get one. Once you are able […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Taft Houses!

03/23/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting Taft Houses on 3/21/2022!We were able to do health screenings, hand out giveaways, information,and COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits.Thank you to Taft Houses for having […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits George Washington Houses!

03/16/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting George Washington Houses on 3/14/2022!We were able to do health screenings, hand out giveaways, information,and COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits.Thank you to Washington Houses for […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Lehman Houses!

03/11/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting Lehman Houses on 3/8/2022!We were able to do health screenings, hand out giveaways, information, COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits, and Kinsa Smart Thermometers.Thank you to […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Major Kitchen!

03/11/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting Major Kitchen on 3/3/2022!We were able to do health screenings, hand out giveaways, information, and COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits.Thank you to Major Kitchen for […]

Boriken’s Dentists Giving Tips to Parents for Children’s Dental Health Month!

03/2/22

To conclude the month of February & Children’s Dental Health Month, some of the dentist’s here at Boriken decided to give out some tips to parents to ensure their children’s […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Krispy Kutz Barbershop!

02/24/22

Here’s Boriken Neighborhood Health Center visiting Krispy Kutz Barbershop on 2/23/2022! We were able to do health screenings, hand out giveaways, information, COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits, and Kinsa Smart Thermometers.Thank […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits The Senior Nutrition Program at Casabe Houses!

02/15/22

Here’s East Harlem Council for Human Services’ Senior Nutrition Program at Casabe Houses (2/14/2022) hosting their Valentine’s Day event for their clients. Thank you for allowing Boriken to come in […]

Benefits of Using the Boriken Pharmacy

02/8/22

Interested in finding out more about the Boriken Pharmacy? Check out the image below to see some of the benefits of using the pharmacy including Free Delivery, Savings and much […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Krispy Kutz Barbershop Storefront (2/1/2022)

02/3/22

Recap of our event with Krispy Kutz Barbershop earlier this week. Thank you for allowing us to come to your storefront (2/1/2022) and letting us hand out information & COVID-19 […]

Boriken Neighbohood Health Center Visits Carver Houses (1/28/2022)

02/3/22

Recap of our latest event at Carver Houses (1/28/2022) providing information & COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits. Thank you for allowing us to visit and give out to the Carver Houses […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Lehman Houses (1/20/2022)

01/21/22

Recap of our event with Lehman Houses on 1/20/2022. We want to say thank you for letting us come in to give information & most importantly, COVID-19 At-Home Testing Kits!

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits First Spanish United Methodist Church (1/15/2022, 1/16/2022)

01/21/22

Recap of our event last weekend (1/15, 1/16) with First Spanish United Methodist Church. We want to say thank you for allowing us to come in to hand out some […]

Boriken Neighborhood Health Center Visits Lehman Houses (1/11/2022)

01/21/22

Recap of our event with Lehman Houses on 1/11/2022. Thank you for allowing us to come in to give out information and some items including COVID-19 Testing Kits!