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Celebrating 20 Years of Bronx Health REACH

September 30, 2019

This September, we celebrated the the 20th anniversary of Bronx Health REACH. The Institute launched Bronx Health REACH in 1999 to eliminate racial and ethnic disparities in health outcomes in diabetes and heart disease...

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Care Management Partners of Ulster County Launches New Website

September 24, 2019

We’re excited to announce the launch of CMPUlster.com! The Institute is one of nine agencies who are part of Care Management Partners of Ulster County, a free program that makes sure you get the...

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James M. Kieran Campus Gets a New School-Based Health Center

September 8, 2019

On September 5, 2019, the Institute opened our first school based health center in the Bronx, at the James M. Kieran School (JHS 123). Like the Institute’s other school based health centers, all of...

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Free Training: Prevent an Overdose, Save a Life

August 28, 2019

Join us Friday, August 30th at one of our training events for International Overdose Awareness Day. Come get a free Naloxone kit and learn how to use it to save a life. You can...

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We’re hiring! Save the dates for our upcoming career information days.

August 22, 2019

Attention job seekers! The Institute for Family Health is hiring passionate health care professionals. Join us at one of the events listed below to discuss our available positions: Registered Nurse (RN) and Licensed Practical...

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National Health Center Week 2019

August 12, 2019

We are proud beyond words to be one of the 1,400 health centers across the country who put good health within reach for over 28 million people each year. And we know that good...

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Travel Advice for a Healthy Trip

August 8, 2019

Traveling this month? Dr. Linda Prine, the Institute of Family Health’s Director of Women’s Health, offers these tips for healthy and safe travels. Part of this post was originally published on HelloGiggles. Are people...

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Breastfeeding Support at the Institute

July 31, 2019

World Breastfeeding Week begins tomorrow, but Institute health centers provide support to breastfeeding moms and babies throughout the year! This past July, we launched a breastfeeding support group in Harlem, where moms and babies...

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SPOTLIGHT: ProSPECT Program

July 31, 2019

The Institute’s ProSPECT (Prevention of Symptoms and Psychosis through Education and Cognitive Therapy) program offers specialized services for adolescents and young adults ages 14-25 who may be experiencing changes in their mental health. ProSPECT...

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Overcoming fear of surgery: Roberto’s story

July 19, 2019

The Institute is committed to providing our patients with comprehensive, quality health care. We’re here to help our patients through whatever they may face. Roberto Gautier, 72, has been a patient with the Institute...

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Meet our Family Medicine Residency Class of 2022!

June 26, 2019

We’re delighted to welcome the newest members of our three family medicine residency programs – the Class of 2022! These passionate and diverse new family physicians are committed to our mission to provide outstanding...

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Walton Family Health Center Gets a Vegetable Garden

June 20, 2019

Anyone who’s visited our Walton Family Health Center in the Bronx has seen the unique roof garden that occupies the northwest corner of the second floor. This month, we made this special outdoor space...

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Fidel Figueroa selected to sit on Peer Work Certification Review Board

June 12, 2019

Congratulations to our Fidel F., Community Wellness Advocate and peer educator at Urban Horizons Family Health Center, who has been selected to sit on the New York State-wide Peer Work Certification Review Board. This...

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AIDS Walk 2019

May 20, 2019

On May 19th, Institute for Family Health staff participated in the annual AIDS Walk in Central Park. The AIDS Walk raises funds for a cause near and dear to us: prevention, care, and advocacy...

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Building a Trauma-Resilient Kingston

May 17, 2019

Did you know that traumatic experiences in childhood can have lifelong effects on health? While childhood trauma or toxic stress can take many forms, it can include events such as ongoing financial insecurity, abuse,...

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