Special Projects Fund

Project Title

Expanding Primary Care Capacity in Queens

Grant Amount

$275,000

Priority Area

Special Projects Fund

Date Awarded

October 07, 2010

Region

NYC

Status

In Progress

Website

http://www.addabbo.org/

The shortage of primary care options has been exacerbated by the recent closure of three local hospitals where many of the area’s uninsured residents sought routine care.

The Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center, Inc. (Addabbo) is establishing a new site for primary care in South Ozone Park as a part of its network of Federally Qualified Health Centers.