Kings County, NY Assistance Programs and Resources

Services Provided on this page:
> Housing Programs and Assistance
> Food Programs and Assistance. ie. pantries
> Help for Paying Bills ie. rent assistance
> Healthcare Assistance Programs ie. free clinics, subsidized healthcare



Kings County Housing Assistance Programs

See our list of housing assistance programs. We list HUD, housing assistance, subsidized housing programs in Kings County.

Brooklyn Defender Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://bds.org
177 Livingston Street, 7th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-254-0700

BDS represents people who are too poor to afford an attorney. Our highly qualified and specially trained staff consists of investigators to track down witnesses or recover evidence, social workers to improve the life circumstances of our clients and attorneys who will analyze the legal issues of every case, try to negotiate a fair resolution and represent clients at trial. BDS offers on-site services, including civil legal advocacy, such as assistance with educational needs of our clients or their children, housing and benefits advocacy and immigration advice and representation.



Kings County Food Assistance Programs

See our list of food assistance programs. We list food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Kings County.

Realization Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.realizationcenternyc.com
175 Remsen Street, 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-342-6700

An outpatient substance abuse and mental health program based on the belief that addiction as well as mental health issues affect the whole person—physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Provides clinical services six days a week. Specialized areas of service include chemical dependency, dual diagnosis, chronic relapse, food addiction, sex addiction, gambling addiction, parenting skills, codependency, depression and anxiety, LGBTQ issues, and anger management. Also operates programs for families and adolescents. Young Adult program (ages 19-25) available. Sliding fee scale and most major insurance plans accepted, as well as Medicaid. Brooklyn location offers bilingual Spanish counselors and Spanish group meetings at Wed. at 8 pm. Hours at both locations: Mon. – Fri. 8:30 am – 9 pm, Sat. 8:30 am – 2 pm.

Atlantic House Men's Shelter/Gathering Place

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

2402 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11233
718-385-8726

The Gathering Place Drop-in Center serves homeless men and women, 18 and older, during daylight hours. The center provides a safe, sanitary and stable alternative to the street. Services include two meals a day, shower/laundry facilities, access to clothing, mail and phone services, recreational activities, case management services/entitlement assistance, comprehensive medical/mental health services and referrals to treatment resources. Qualified candidates will be transported to and from a respite site every evening. The respite sites provide dinner and a temporary bed assignment. Open 7:30 am – 8:30 pm daily. Subway: A to Broadway Junction.



Kings County Rent and Bill Pay Assistance Programs

See our list of financial assistance programs. We list bill pay services, prescription assistance programs, mortgage assistance programs in Kings County.

Realization Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.realizationcenternyc.com
175 Remsen Street, 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-342-6700

An outpatient substance abuse and mental health program based on the belief that addiction as well as mental health issues affect the whole person—physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Provides clinical services six days a week. Specialized areas of service include chemical dependency, dual diagnosis, chronic relapse, food addiction, sex addiction, gambling addiction, parenting skills, codependency, depression and anxiety, LGBTQ issues, and anger management. Also operates programs for families and adolescents. Young Adult program (ages 19-25) available. Sliding fee scale and most major insurance plans accepted, as well as Medicaid. Brooklyn location offers bilingual Spanish counselors and Spanish group meetings at Wed. at 8 pm. Hours at both locations: Mon. – Fri. 8:30 am – 9 pm, Sat. 8:30 am – 2 pm.

Atlantic House Men's Shelter/Gathering Place

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

2402 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11233
718-385-8726

The Gathering Place Drop-in Center serves homeless men and women, 18 and older, during daylight hours. The center provides a safe, sanitary and stable alternative to the street. Services include two meals a day, shower/laundry facilities, access to clothing, mail and phone services, recreational activities, case management services/entitlement assistance, comprehensive medical/mental health services and referrals to treatment resources. Qualified candidates will be transported to and from a respite site every evening. The respite sites provide dinner and a temporary bed assignment. Open 7:30 am – 8:30 pm daily. Subway: A to Broadway Junction.



Kings County Health Care Assistance Programs and Clinics

See our list of clinics and healthcare assistance programs. The list contains free clincs: dental and medical, health care assistant payment programs, etc.

Osborne Treatment Services, Inc. Brooklyn

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.osborneny.org/
175 Remsen Street, Suite 800
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718)637-6560

Provides job training centers and services, family mediation and reunification programs, medical prevention services, HIV counseling and support, a family resource center, court advocacy and transition services. Eligibility: Treatment is an alternative to incarceration for those mandated to drug treatment by the court, probation or parole. Cost: Medicaid and self payment. Sliding scale based on income and other factors and payment assistance are available. Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm. Languages: English, Spanish

Bedford Stuyvesant - WIC Nutrition

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.bsfhc.org/index.html
20 New York Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11216
718-636-4500

The Bedford Stuyvesant Family Health Center is a Primary Care Health Facility, offering a broad range of integrative health care services, with an emphasis on prevention, education and critical support services. Services include dentistry, family planning, family practice, internal medicine, nutrition, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics, prenatal care, psychiatry, substance abuse assessment, HIV/AIDS clinic. On-site specialty services include: surgical consultation, urology, cardiology, podiatry, eye-care.

Bedford Stuyvesant - Broadway

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.bsfhc.org/index.html
1238 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
718-443-2428

The Bedford Stuyvesant Family Health Center is a Primary Care Health Facility, offering a broad range of integrative health care services, with an emphasis on prevention, education and critical support services. Services include dentistry, family planning, family practice, internal medicine, nutrition, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics, prenatal care, psychiatry, substance abuse assessment, HIV/AIDS clinic. On-site specialty services include: surgical consultation, urology, cardiology, podiatry, eye-care.

Bed Stuy Health

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.bsfhc.org/index.html
1456 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
718-636-4500

The Bedford Stuyvesant Family Health Center is a Primary Care Health Facility, offering a broad range of integrative health care services, with an emphasis on prevention, education and critical support services. Services include dentistry, family planning, family practice, internal medicine, nutrition, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics, prenatal care, psychiatry, substance abuse assessment, HIV/AIDS clinic. On-site specialty services include: surgical consultation, urology, cardiology, podiatry, eye-care.

Access Health Initiative United Chinese Association of Brooklyn

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10

78 Quentin Road
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 232-0055

Culturally and linguistically competent community-based organization conduct outreach and education efforts regarding healthcare access and coverage, including issues pertaining to Medicare, Medicaid, the Pregnant Women/Prenatal Care Assistance Program (PCAP), the Family Planning Extension Program (FPEP), the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Access Health Initiative Sunset Park Health Council

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10

6025 6th Avenue, Room 205
Brooklyn, NY 11220
(718) 638-7186

Culturally and linguistically competent community-based organization conduct outreach and education efforts regarding healthcare access and coverage, including issues pertaining to Medicare, Medicaid, the Pregnant Women/Prenatal Care Assistance Program (PCAP), the Family Planning Extension Program (FPEP), the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Access Health Initiative Make the Road New York Brooklyn

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10
http://www.maketheroadny.org/
301 Grove Street
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 418-7690

Culturally and linguistically competent community-based organization conduct outreach and education efforts regarding healthcare access and coverage, including issues pertaining to Medicare, Medicaid, the Pregnant Women/Prenatal Care Assistance Program (PCAP), the Family Planning Extension Program (FPEP), the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Access Health Initiative Bedford Stuyvesant Family Health Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10
http://www.bsfhc.org/
1456 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
(718) 636) 4500

Culturally and linguistically competent community-based organization conduct outreach and education efforts regarding healthcare access and coverage, including issues pertaining to Medicare, Medicaid, the Pregnant Women/Prenatal Care Assistance Program (PCAP), the Family Planning Extension Program (FPEP), the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).