Community Health

Citi Bike Discount

Citi Bike continues to expand its service area, and all NYCHA residents qualify for a $5/month Citi Bike membership with annual commitment! Learn more from Citi Bike.

Health Services

Through outreach and education, NYCHA works to ensure that residents have the resources they need to stay healthy. GetCoveredNYC is the City’s outreach initiative to help New Yorkers enroll in health insurance and access primary and preventative care. Certified Application Counselors are available to help individuals and families sign up for low- or no-cost health insurance.

Find a counselor near you.

Mental Wellness

All NYCHA residents have access to free, confidential mental health support through NYC Well. Speak to a mental health counselor via phone, text or chat and get access to mental health and substance misuse services, in more than 200 languages, 24/7/365.

Learn more and contact a NYC Well Counselor today.

Shape Up NYC

Shape Up NYC

Shaping Up has never been this easy! Shape Up NYC offers free fitness classes every week at dozens of locations across the five boroughs. Shape Up NYC classes are taught by expert fitness instructors who know how to make fitness fun. Class offerings are varied and include aerobics, yoga, pilates and zumba.

Shape Up NYC is a FREE program. You do not need to be a member of a recreation center in order to attend a class, though you must bring a lock for classes held at recreation centers.

Check out the NYC Parks website for a complete list of classes across the five boroughs!

Smoke-Free NYCHA

NYCHA’s Smoke-Free policy prohibits the smoking of tobacco products within twenty-five (25) feet of public housing buildings. Learn more about the policy and access resources to help you, a friend or a neighbor.