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NYCFC - Saturday Clinic

New York City Free Clinic
16 East 16th Street
New York, NY 10003

Open Saturdays, 9 AM - 1 PM
Walk-ins accepted 8:30 AM - 10 AM
New patients must be seen by a social worker to determine their eligibility for NYCFC and potential medical insurance options.

Schedule an appointment: call 212-206-5200
Calls can be made Mon-Fri between 8 AM - 10 PM or Sat-Sun between 8 AM - 8 PM.
For more information on how to schedule an appointment, click here.
All other questions (lab results, billing, referrals, etc.): call 917-544-0735
If you call outside of clinic hours, leave a message with: NAME, PHONE # & brief message.
Fax: 212-206-5279


NYCFC - Administrative Office

New York City Free Clinic
Administrative Office
334 East 26th Street #1C
New York, NY 10010

Phone: 917-544-0735

This email is for general questions about NYCFC only. If you need urgent medical care, you may go to the 16 East 16th Street site of the Institute for Family Health, which is open from 8 AM - 10 PM daily. You can be seen there on a sliding scale regardless of your ability to pay. If you are having a medical emergency, we recommend you present to an Emergency Department at any hospital immediately.





For all information and questions regarding a referral you received at the NYC Free Clinic or related ongoing care at Bellevue, please call the administrative phone line, 917-544-0735. Messages left on this phone are for administrative purposes only. Please do not state any medical information in your message. Messages must include the correct spelling of your first and last name, your date of birth, and a telephone number where we can reach you. Please also indicate whether or not the NYCFC can leave a message at that number.

* The NYCFC will cover all costs of your first appointment in a given specialist department at Bellevue Hospital. If you need further specialist care, we ask that you return to the NYCFC where we can assess your condition, and we may be able to issue you a new referral.

Lab Results

NYC Free Clinic patients will receive a letter or call regarding their lab results. If you have questions regarding your labs results call the clinic on Saturday between 9-3PM and ask to speak with the Free Clinic supervisor.





16 East 16th Street, New York, NY 10003
(between Union Square West and 5th Avenue, one block west of Union Square in Manhattan)

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NY Metro Transit Maps
Take the L, N, Q, R, W, 4, 5, or 6 train to the 14th Street-Union Square station in Manhattan. Walk north to 16th Street, then west to 16 East 16th Street.
Or take the F, L, or V train to the 14th Street-6th Avenue station in Manhattan. Walk north to 16th Street, then east to 16 East 16th Street.
Or take the 1, 2 or 3 train to the 14th Street-7th Avenue station in Manhattan. Walk north to 16th Street, then east to 16 East 16th Street.


Driving Directions

From New Jersey: Take Interstate-495 East (I-495 E). Merge onto the Lincoln Tunnel Expressway / I-495 E. Take the Lincoln Tunnel into Manhattan. Turn right onto 9th Avenue to head toward southern Manhattan. Turn left onto West 16th Street. Remain on 16th Street to arrive at 16 East 16th Street.




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