Wellness Programs

Healthy Village Brownsville
Exercise and Nutrition

VAN DYKE COMMUNITY CENTER

392 Blake Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11212

 

HOURS OF OPERATION:

WEDNESDAYS 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Saturdays 11:30am to 1pm

 

SUMMER LOCATION

BMS MAIN

Narcan Kit Distribution
Overdose Prevention

BMS offers free naloxone without a prescription. If you would like to carry naloxone, ask a BMS staff member.

BMS Books4All
Literacy

BMS is a partner with Reach out and Read for over 20 years providing books to parents of children 0 to 5 as part of an annual physical.

BMS Books4All distributes books to the community as part of our literacy pop-ups.

To schedule please contact us.

Housing Ambassador
Housing

BMS Community Outreach staff can assist you with your housing lottery applications for affordable housing.

 

HOURS OF OPERATION:

By Appointment Phone or Online

 

LOCATION

BMS MAIN

BMS@ASHFORD

Art as Healing
Mindfulness
Healthy Start Brooklyn
Pre Natal and New Parents

Pregnant people or parents who recently had a baby can get help through Healthy Start Brooklyn. The program offers classes in childbirth education, newborn care, and infant safety and CPR.

Health Action Center
Family Wellness

Brownsville Neighborhood

Health Action Center

259 Bristol Street

Brooklyn, NY 11212

BMS is a Federal Tort Claims Act approved facility.

BMS has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) status and is granted medical malpractice liability protection through the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA). Under the Act, the BMS Family Health and Wellness Centers and its covered individuals are considered Federal employees and are immune from lawsuits, with the Federal government acting as the primary insurer. 

© BMS Family Health and Wellness Centers. 

Sliding Fee Scale availability based on family size and income.  No patients are denied services due to insurance or immigration status or inability to pay

After closing hours for all medical emergencies, please call 911 or go to the closest emergency room. To reach the covering doctor, please call  (718) 345-5000 to reach the answering services and instructions to reach the physician on call.

718-345-5000