Medical Emergency (Salle D'Urgence)

If you have a medical emergency, you can go to any public hospital emergency room, in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island.     

**YOU CAN GET TREATMENT EVEN IF YOU DON’T HAVE YOUR PAPERS and you will not have to pay the bills**    

Find out where is the nearest public hospital (NOT private) near where you live.


Health Insurance

You can get an Emergency Medicaid card to make your treatment for any emergencies more efficient and quicker by contacting our partner Ms. Hemi Chakrabarty, the Health Services manager at SAACS in Queens or you can ask for Mr. Rehan Mehmood, director of Health Services.  Pleasecall to make an appointment so they can help you enroll.

Tel:  718 -321-7929         You can send an email to to Mr. Mehmood at:

Address: 143-06 45th Avenue, Flushing NY 11355

Directions: Take the 7 train to Main Street and then take Q 65 bus to  Bowne Street and 45th Avenue. You will arrive right in front of SAACS office.


Medical Care

(not for Emergencies!)

You can visit a Community Healthcare Network clinic for free healthcare services. You will not be asked about immigration status.

There are many locations in the city. Please visit the following link to find the clinic closest to you: