COMMUNITY HEALTH 

A Framework to Address Community Health in Central Brooklyn

MOVE. EAT. LIVE. 

Promote healthy social and physical environments in Brownsville and ENY, while increasing community access to health care and social determinants of health

MOVE

Exercise and Movement

Healthy Village at Brownsville 

Weekly Exercise and Nutrition Classes 

 

Brownsville Recreation Center

Brownsville Neighborhood 

Health Action Center

We Run Brownsville (Partner/Supporter)

ENY 5K Supporter

Bike East Supporter

EAT

FOOD ACCESS AND EDUCATION

CLINICAL

Nutrition Counseling 

Diabetes Clinical Group Visits 

Healthy Savings Program 

Breast Feeding Promotion - Lactation Room

 

Health Education

Chronic Disease Management Classes 

“Tasty Tuesday” Healthy Food Demos – Patient Waiting Areas 

Community Nutrition Education  

Nutrition Peer Educations 

WATCH High School 

Food Access

WIC Vouchers and Snap Benefits  

 

Farmacy 

Food as Prescriptions with Project EATS 

 

Hydroponic Farm Food Bag Program

Brownsville Collaborative Middle School 

Teens for Food Justice 

 

LYFT Grocery Access

Transportation Program  

LIFT Hypertension Reduction

Food Access Screening and Referrals

 

Food Distribution

Agape Food Rescue

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LIVE

Exercise and Movement

Clinical Care

Comprehensive Community Health Access 

Integrated Quality Care Delivery Model

Behavioral Health Counseling Services; Tele-Psychiatry

340B Discount Program

Addiction Intervention H.O.P.E. Programs

BMS@Jefferson School Based Health Center

 

Benefits and Resource Access

Social Determinants of Health Screening

Facilitated Health Insurance Enrollment 

Art as Healing Community Mental Health

BMS Summerfest - Health Services Access

BMS Children Fest - Health Services Access

BMS 100% off Clothing Boutique

 

Care Management​

Health Homes Care Management

Social Services Advocacy and Benefits Assistance

Brownsville Community Residential Center

 

Health Education

Text4Baby  

Health Coaches

Sexual Risk Avoidance Education for Middle Schools

Housing Connect Facilitators

Reach out and Read,

BMS Books4All,

Sesame in the Community

Workforce

World Academy for Total Community Health 

Summer Youth Employment 

 

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. 

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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