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Linkage Referrals

Brooklyn AIDS Task Force:  Services include but are not limited to: Case management, OASAS substance abuse treatment, woman’s health programs.

Contact Information:
25 Chapel Street
Room 605 Brooklyn
NY 11201
Phone: 718-596-3635
Fax: 718-596-3539 

260 Broadway - 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Phone: 718-388-0028
Fax: 718-388-0896 

502 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone: 718-622-2910
Fax: 718-623-1158 

2222 Church Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226
Phone: 718-826-5669 
Fax: 718-826-5670 

Our Main Postal Address:
Brooklyn AIDS Task Force
502 Bergen Street
Brooklyn NY 11217 

Brooklyn Plaza Medical: Primary Health Care facility with services including but not limited to: Medical, Dental. Family Planning, and WIC services.
Contact Information: 650 Fulton Street 2nd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217
Telephone: 718-596-9800
Contact Person: Darrel Turner (Director) 
Phone: 718-596-9800 x: 277


Callen-Lorde Community Health Center:  Provides health care services specifically to the LGBT community. 
Contact Information: 356 W. 18th Street New York, NY 10011          
Telephone: 212-271-7220
Contact Person: Katie Douglass, LMSW 
Director of Mental Health Services

1720 Church Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226 

Columbia University HIV Mental Health Training Program, NY/NJ AIDS Education Training Center: 
Capacity building and technical program assistance. 
Contact Information: 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 112 New York, NY 10032
Telephone: 212-543-5412
Fax: 212-543-5962
Contact Person: Francine Cournos
Director of Washington Heights Community Service


Community Healthcare Network-TG Program in the Bronx, Trans Affirmative Social Group, Primary Care and Trans-Specific Care. (Other community healthcare sites can be found at 
Contact Information: Bronx Health Center
975 Weschester Avenue 
Bronx, NY 10459 
Telephone: 212-545-2400 / Fax: 212-463-8411
Contact Person: Renato Barucco or Kim Watson at: 718-320-6766


Griot Circle:  Referral of Brooklyn LGBT seniors of color for HIV screening and prevention programs.

(Provider onsite).
Contact Information: 25 Flatbush Ave. 5th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217
Telephone: 212-741-2247
Fax: 718-246-2775
Contact Person (if Available): Executive Director, Glen Francis


Heights Hill Mental Health Service:  Client referrals into prevention and testing, HIV prevention workshops provided by CAB. (Provider onsite)
Contact Information: 25 Flatbush Ave. 3rd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217 
Telephone: 718-875-1420
Fax: 718-875-5496
Contact Person: Susanne Shulman

Team Leader, Outpatient Services

Institute for Community Living, Inc.: “ICL currently operates eight residential programs in Brooklyn, the Bronx and Manhattan for adults with developmental disabilities. New ICL residential programs are currently in development in Brooklyn and the Bronx. Each residence is staffed 24 hours a day and provides a comprehensive range of clinical and support services to meet the individual needs of our consumers. Each residence and the services provided are designed to create a therapeutic environment in which consumers have the opportunity to maximize his/her potential and maintain physical wellness. Residential programs provide long-term assistance to the individuals we serve and their families
Contact Information: Institute for Community Living, Inc. maintain several sites throughout NYC. 
Telephone: 212-385-3030 toll free: 1-888-425-0501 / Fax:  212-385-2380


Interfaith Medical Center- HIV Services, Crisis Intervention, Mental Health Services, Support Groups, etc. (No insurance needed)
Contact Information : 500 St. Marks Ave (Between: Franklin & Classon)
Telephone: 718-613-6589 / Fax: 718-613-6694/6695 

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center (The Mental Health and Social Services Department) Center CARE & Recovery, Gender Identity Project, Youth Enrichment Services, Mediation Services/Project Resolve: 
Contact Information: 208 West 13th St. New York, NY
Phone: 212-620-7310
Fax: 212-924-2657

Relay Service: Deaf and hearing-impaired callers can reach the Center through the New York State Relay Service: 800-662-1220 (TDD/TTY), 800-421-1220 (voice). 

Lutheran Family Health Center
Sunset Terrace.
Contact Information: 514 49th St. Brooklyn, NY 11220
Telephone: 718-437-5217
Fax: 718-437-5239
Contact Person Joseph Laino, Psy. D.


Medical and Health Research Association of NY (Assessment and Referral Team): SPMI specific HIV case management.
Contact Information: 2 Washington Street, 17th Floor New York, NY 10004
Telephone: 212-495-2836
Contact Person Sherri Axelrad

Contact Information: 2006 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10035
Telephone: 212-979-8800
Fax: 212-979-0100

People of Color In Crisis: 
Contact Information: 458 Bergen Street Brooklyn, NY 11217
Telephone: 718-230-0770
Fax: 718-230-7682
Contact Person (if Available):


Rainbow Heights Club:  Referrals of LGBT persons in need of testing and prevention interventions. Community level HIV workshops provided by CAB. (Provider onsite)
Contact Information: 25 Flatbush Ave. 4th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11217 
Telephone: 718-852-2584
Fax: 718-852-5214
Contact Person:  Rebecca Hoffman, Director of Member Services 
718-852-5217 (p)


Realization Center, Inc.: Referrals for adults who are in need of a unique, comprehensive, full service outpatient treatment program that offers specialized treatment for addictions. LGBT affirming drug and alcohol services are available. 
Contact Information:
19 Union Square West, New York, NY, 10003         (212) 627-9600
175 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, New York, 11201    (718) 342-6700 

Ryan-NENA Community Health Center/William F. Ryan Center: Provides a wide range of comprehensive primary health care and preventative and specialty services to the entire population, newborn to geriatric. Specialty services include but are not limited to: podiatry, allergy, dental, eye care, mental health services, and also maintains a wide range of HIV programs. 

Contact Information: Ryan-Nena maintains several sites throughout NYC (please see below).


William F. Ryan Community Health Center (Upper West Side)
110 West 97th Street (between Columbus & Amsterdam Avenues)
New York, N.Y. 10025
Phone: (212) 749-1820
Fax: (212) 932-8323 

Ryan Center Annex 
160 West 100 Street
New York, NY 10025
Phone: (212) 769-7200
Fax: (212) 678-0005

Ryan-NENA Community Health Center (Lower East Side)
279 East Third Street, (between Avenues C and D)
New York, N.Y. 10009
Phone: (212) 477-8500
Fax: (212) 473-4970


Ryan/Chelsea-Clinton Community Health Center(Midtown West)
645 Tenth Avenue, (between 45th & 46th Streets)
New York, N.Y. 10036
Phone: (212) 265-4500
Fax: (212) 265-6565


Safe Horizon Counseling Center: Provides support, prevents violence and promotes justice for victims of crime & abuse, their families and communities. 
Contact Information: 2 Lafayette St. 3rd Floor New York, NY
Telephone: 347-328-8110
Contact Person: Victoria Dexter
Vice President of Mental Health Treatment

Senior Action in a Gay environment (SAGE):  Social Services Available for LGBTQ individuals age 50+.
Contact Information: 208 West 13th St. New York, NY  (Drop-In Center), 305 7th Avenue
6th Floor Administration Office & Counseling Center 
Telephone: (212) 741-2247
Fax: (212) 366-1947 

South Beach Psychiatric Center; Brooklyn Out Patient Dept’s (OPD):  Referral of recently discharged inpatients and outpatients in need of testing and/or prevention interventions.  Community and professional level HIV workshops provided by CAB to; Baltic St OPD, Bensonhurst OPD, Coney Island OPD, Ft. Hamilton OPD, Mapleton OPD.

South Beach Psychiatric Center
777 Seaview Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305
Phone: (718) 667-2300 / Fax: (718) 667-2344

Baltic Street OPD: 250 Baltic Street Brooklyn, NY 11201

Bensonhurst OPD: 8620 18th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11214

Coney Island OPD: 532 Neptune Avenue Brooklyn, NY

Fort Hamilton OPD: 8701 5th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11209

Mapleton OPD: 1083 McDonald Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11230


talkSafe/PLUSES: Referrals of Gay or Bisexual (MSM) Men for HIV screening and prevention programs in addition to individual couple and group supportive counseling. Capacity building and technical program assistance.
Contact Information:
Telephone: 212-604-1500
For further information and to schedule an appointment visit our webiste: 
Contact Person (if Available): Ariel Shidlo

Brooklyn Hospital
The Brooklyn Hospital PATH Center specializes in serving HIV-positive and at-risk youth/young adults, adults,

families, LGBTQ and Communities of Color. The PATH Center provides medical and support services for HIV-positive and at-risk individuals including PrEP/PEP services and support.
121 DeKalb Avenue 
Brooklyn, NY 11201 

Brooklyn Hospital - Church Avenue 
2244 Church Avenue, 3rd Floor 
Brooklyn, NY 11226 
*PrEP/PEP services: 718.826.5647*

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