Special Needs Health Plans Added ToThe NY State

kidsBeginning on January 15, eligible health care consumers will have the ability to select and enroll in a Special Needs Health Plan (SNP) through the New York State of Health (NYSoH) Marketplace, for the first time since the NYSoH was established in 2012. Continue Reading →

Cellphone Service Coming To More Subway Stations In Harlem

subway train in harlem1New York City subway riders from Harlem to Hollis will soon have access to Wi-Fi and cellphone service as part of a plan to upgrade an aging transit system that serves 9 million people daily. Continue Reading →

Restaurant Association Urges Cuomo Not To Raise Wages

Andrew_Cuomo_by_Pat_Arnow_croppedNY Eater reports that the New York State Restaurant Association is trying to convince Andrew Cuomo to pump the brakes on wage hikes from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

NYC Plans $3 Billion Homelessness From Harlem To Hollis

trash24u-7-webNew York City, in what will mark the single biggest investment of the de Blasio administration to fight homelessness, plans to create 15,000 additional units of housing that will be paired with social-service support, an initiative estimated to cost about $3 billion. Continue Reading →

Statement From Reverend Al Sharpton About Gov Cuomo

seitu sharpton3President and founder of National Action Network (NAN), Reverend Al Sharpton released the following statement in response to attacks on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Order to remove district attorneys from prosecutions involving police officers who kill unarmed civilians. Continue Reading →

Harlem United Welcomes Cuomo’s Endorsement of the Ending the AIDS

79fe3f97-d565-4369-818e-785b0b67b06cHarlem United, an AIDS service and community health organization founded at the height of the AIDS epidemic in New York City, welcomes Governor Andrew Cuomo’s endorsement of a Blueprint to End AIDS. Continue Reading →

VOODOO, A Harlem Renaissance Opera In Harlem

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Morningside Opera, Harlem Opera Theater, and The Harlem Chamber Players join forces to present a semi-staged concert production of the Harlem Renaissance opera Voodoo by Harry Lawrence Freeman. Continue Reading →

Harlem United Supports Gov Coumo’s Budget

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Harlem United today acknowledged the significant investments in health, housing and human services Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature have made in the SY2015-2016 budget Continue Reading →