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Kingston Dental gets a makeover

April 29, 2022

The dental department at the Kingston Family Health Center recently got new paint and new artwork for the waiting room and exam rooms. “We’ve had patients who have been coming here for twenty years...

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Ready for the next best thing? Injectable PrEP is now available at our Harlem and 17th Street health centers

April 29, 2022

The Institute is excited to offer injectable PrEP (cabotegravir) as an additional choice for HIV prevention. Patients can now choose between taking PrEP as a pill or an injection to prevent HIV. “We are...

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Healthy Families staff plant a pinwheel garden for Child Abuse Awareness Month

April 29, 2022

The staff from our Healthy Families programs in Dutchess County and Ulster County planted a virtual, crowd-sourced pinwheel garden to acknowledge Child Abuse Awareness Month, which occurs every year in April. Each staff member...

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Expecting a baby? Join us online for prenatal education groups

March 31, 2022

Pregnant people and their partners can now join the Institute’s online classes to prepare for the birth of a new child and learn baby care. Once a week for 90 minutes, between 5 and...

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Our call center, two years later: Take a look behind the scenes

March 31, 2022

The Institute’s call center in New Paltz, NY, serves as a centralized point of contact for patients from across our network of health centers. The call center was renovated and expanded in March 2020–the...

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Institute Staff join elected officials for CHCANYS Virtual Advocacy Week to #valueCHCs

March 30, 2022

From March 7-11, Institute staff members gathered online to meet with elected state representatives for the annual advocacy outreach event led by the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS). Thirty-four Institute...

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Harlem Family Medicine residents and faculty host an online community health fair

February 25, 2022

On February 1, resident physicians and faculty in the Institute’s Harlem Residency in Family Medicine organized a virtual health fair for community members. Around 30 people joined the online health fair for presentations on...

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COVID-19 vaccines and boosters available for children ages 5 and up

February 25, 2022

The Institute is currently offering Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 through 17. Getting your child vaccinated helps protect your child, your family and your community from COVID-19. COVID-19 vaccines also help keep...

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Free and low-cost at-home tests for COVID-19 are now available

January 31, 2022

At-home tests, also called “self-tests,” allow you to test for COVID-19 anywhere and give you a result in fifteen minutes (as opposed to molecular PCR tests, which need to be sent to a lab...

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Dr. Victor Sta. Ana honored by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation

January 31, 2022

The Institute for Family Health is pleased to announce that Dr. Victor Sta. Ana, MD, has received the 2022 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Faculty Award. This award is presented by the Arnold P....

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Thank you to our 2021 Holiday Sponsors!

December 29, 2021

Each year, we invite our partners, vendors and community to sponsor messages of gratitude to our incredible staff. We are especially grateful to this year’s sponsors, whose contributions are supporting the Institute’s essential health...

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New York State Senator Michelle Hinchey visits the Kingston Family Health Center

December 22, 2021

On December 21, Institute staff were pleased to welcome New York State Senator Michelle Hinchey to the Kingston Family Health Center in Kingston, New York. Senator Hinchey met with Dr. Neil Calman, President and...

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2021 Holiday Hours

December 22, 2021

Our locations will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Our call center and some of our health centers will be open for telehealth for urgent needs on Christmas Eve and New...

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Holding the line: tips for healthy habits during the holidays

December 22, 2021

The holidays are exciting and fun, but this time of year can be disruptive to the things you need to do to manage your health. This is especially true if you are managing a...

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Prescribing produce in Kingston and New Paltz

December 21, 2021

Twice a month, fresh organic fruits and vegetables are available free through the Local Produce Prescription Program. Patients will find a table set up at the Kingston and New Paltz Family Health Centers,  where...

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