How To Stay Safe

COVID Community Updates

    • Ages 16 and older

    • Reside in New York State

    • Work in New York State

    • Study in New York State

  • You can make appointments at many locations by clicking here, here or here.

  • Staten Island, NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Vanderbilt is now a mega COVID-19 vaccination site, open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.



NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health, Vanderbilt

165 Vanderbilt Avenue
Staten Island, New York 10304

Monday – Sunday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

COVID-19 Testing and Antibody Testing Offered Here

Former St John Villa HS

57 Cleveland Place

Staten Island, NY 10305

Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.


Greenbelt Recreation Center

501 Brielle Avenue

Staten Island, NY 10314

Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here


Mariners Harbor Library

Mariner’s Harbor Branch

206 South Avenue

Staten Island, NY 10303

Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Flu vaccines available here


Staten Island Ferry Terminal

1 Bay St, Retail Space 103 (Level 1 of the Ferry Terminal, next to the North Shore Esplanade exit)

Staten Island, NY 10301

Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here

  • Information on the vaccine, including possible side effects and other questions, can be found here.

  • Locations and wait times for COVID testing sites now available at:

  • NYS passed legislation banning new evictions until May 1, 2021, freezing all open eviction cases for at least two months, and making it easy for renters to prevent eviction with a one page form. Click here to fill out the form from Housing Justice for All.

  • NYC urges older residents and those with underlying conditions to stop non-essential activities and avoid outdoor gatherings.

  • Pregnant Women, regardless of immigration status can enroll in Medicaid and it won’t factor into a Public Charge determination.

  • New Public Charge policies won’t affect NYCCare members, enroll today. Call 646-692-2273 or visit

  • Information on free food programs available can be found here. A map of locations distributing free food can be found here.

  • Information for Medicaid enrollees and those looking to enroll can be found here.

  • Information on the The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), a federally funded program that helps low-income homeowners and renters pay for utility and heating bills, can be found here.

  • Additionally, if you or a family or household member are elderly, blind, disabled, or mentally impaired, you may be eligible for assistance paying your utilities bill. Call 212-331-3150. If you are currently receiving benefits, please see a list of additional cash assistance you may be eligible for here