​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This information is subject to change. There may be limited hours and closings from Dec 20 through the holiday season. Please confirm via the links provided and then call ahead. Not all vaccines/tests are free but may be covered by insurance. 


NYC is offering $100 to residents who get booster shots before December 31. For locations, visit NYC's covid and flu vaccine finder, which lists pharmacies throughout the five boroughs. You can search by vaccine and by walk-in or scheduled visits. Sites showing the $100 incentive offer boosters.

 

This NYC site has links for assistance with food, employment, health insurance, and housing

Our Community Board 2 also offers comprehensive information.

All eligible NYC residents can get vaccinated at home by filling out this form  or calling 877-VAC-4NYC (877-829-4692)


Among locations for free covid PCR testing, LabQ has a curbside tent at 324 West 14th between Eighth and Ninth Avenues. Hours: Mon-Fri 10AM to 6:45 PM, closed Saturday and Sunday. 888-LABQ-247 ​


ARE YOU A SMALL BUSINESS, SOLE PROPRIETOR, OR SELF EMPLOYED?

Help is available via the  U.S. Small Business Administration

The New York Public Library offers online resources for small businesses


FOOD ASSISTANCE  FOR ALL NEW YORKERS

An overview at Get Food NYC.

Assistance for school children: NYC Dept of Education

Food Bank for NYC  is a searchable site for grab-and-go meals and/or pantry bags, such as the Tuesday  food bags and Saturday meal bags at Church of the Village, 201 West 13th Street at 7th Avenue. 

FREE GROCERIES ARE DELIVERED to our more vulnerable neighbors without internet access

via Invisible Hands. Call  St. John's in the Village 11 am to 1 PM Monday - Friday at 929-292-9235.

You can also Volunteer with Invisible Hands either remotely at home or via delivery. 

SUPPORT THE FARMERS OF ABINGDON SQUARE GREENMARKET
Most market stalls and also compost collection are on hold until January 2022. Otherwise, the Saturday-morning market runs 8 AM to 1 PM on 12th Street at 8th Avenue. Updates and info on all NYC markets at GrowNYC.


Many local restaurants offer outdoor seating, some weather permitting, some requiring a reservation. 

A Salt & Battery  Anfora  Balaboosta Banter  Benny's Burritos  La Bonbonniere  Bonsignour

Brunetti Pizza Bus Stop Café  Caffe Aronne  Cafe Cluny  Corner Bistro  Cubbyhole Bar

Don Angie  Feast on Us  Lavaux​  Mole  La Ripaille  Sandbar on Hudson

Sushi TeruTavern on Jane   Tea & Sympathy

These restaurants and many others offer pick-up and delivery


Many local businesses are seeking donations online, including

Integral Yoga Institute 

Bonsignour

Bus Stop Cafe

Cubbyhole Bar

Tavern on Jane


LOCAL RESTAURANTS LOST TO THE PANDEMIC​ include Bubby's High Line, Grounded Coffee, Rossopomodoro, and Philipe Marie. We will miss you!


FEELING ANXIOUS OR DEPRESSED in these stressful times?
NYC Well and the New York State Office of Mental Health offer 24/7 support via text, phone, chat, apps and other resources