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Health Insurance Open Enrollment for the New Essential Plan

There is a new insurance option called the Essential Plan for eligible New Yorkers enrolling in coverage through the NY State of Health. The Essential Plan covers all of the essential health benefits covered under the Qualified Health Plans offered on the Marketplace that you can get through health insurance open enrollment, including inpatient and outpatient […]

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Should I Be Applying For HEAP & SNAP Benefits?

Apicha Community Health Center offers more than quality primary care, we offer many other services needed by our communities, such as assistance with SNAP Benefits. Today we want to let you know about the SNAP/HEAP initiative that’s coming up. You no longer have to choose between feeding you and your family or keeping them warm, […]

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Asian HIV Issues: The Importance of Providing HIV/AIDS Services to APIs

Apicha Community Health Center has long been concerned with Asian HIV & AIDS issues.  For 25 years, we have provided culturally competent HIV/AIDS Services to Asian and Pacific Islanders (API) in New York City. This year marks Apicha CHC’s 25th anniversary of our work in the API Community. Back in 1989, our founders worked with Native American […]

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Transgender Resources: Governor Cuomo Declares Landmark Protections for New Yorker’s Transgender Rights

Apicha Community Health Center is pleased to announce a new series that we will be starting on our blog. We’re hoping to be a go-to for transgender resources and support. To open up the series, we have great news regarding a historical moment for transgender rights. Last Thursday, during the Pride Agenda’s 25th anniversary Fall […]

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10 Facts About Health Insurance Open Enrollment

Attention New Yorkers! The open enrollment period for health insurance is beginning on November 1st! We want you to make sure you are insured for next year, so you can not only stay healthy but also avoid paying the penalty for lack of insurance! We know that applying for health insurance can be incredibly confusing and […]

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