Apicha Community Health Center
Our providers have extensive experience working with Asians and Pacific Islanders, Latinos, African Americans and other people of color. We also specialize in serving individuals who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender, as well as people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.
Apicha Community Health Center’s mission is to improve the health of our community and to increase access to comprehensive primary care, preventative health services, mental health, and supportive services. We are committed to excellence and to providing culturally competent services that enhance the quality of life. We advocate for and provide a welcoming environment for underserved and vulnerable people, especially Asians and Pacific Islanders, the LGBT Community, and individuals living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.
Our leadership, our dedicated providers, and our friendly and respectful staff truly care about the health and well being of members of our community. We believe and are guided by the following 10 core values:
- Embrace othered people.
- Show respect, always.
- Stay culturally competent.
- Be vocal advocates.
- Lead innovative change.
- Provide a safe refuge.
- Steward community health.
- Deliver quality wellness services with compassion.
- Act courageously.
- Go above and beyond our calling.
Our LGBTQ+ center in New York City provides a variety of culturally competent health care services that include primary care, HIV specialty care, transgender primary care, sexual health services, behavioral health services as well as community education programs that have been designed to be sensitive to your unique cultural needs and lifestyle choices.
We understand and respect that protecting your privacy is absolutely necessary. Our friendly staff has been trained to provide discreet medical care and support to everyone who needs it. We are here to serve you regardless of your race, gender, sexual orientation, English competency, immigration status or ability to pay. We provide services to anyone who walks through our clinic doors.
You can visit our clinic located in lower Manhattan at 400 Broadway by using our side lobby entrance off of Walker Street and entering the clinic lobby by the door to the left. When you enter the lobby, you will be greeted by our team of friendly, respectful, and multilingual staff who will provide all the support and guidance you need to stay healthy and improve your overall quality of life.