Press Release: COVID Testing Free Flu Shots and Mask Distribution in East New York Thursday Oct 15 at the Brooklyn Sports Club

PRESS RELEASE

Brooklyn, NY October 6, 2020 – Today it was announced that HealthyNYC will be launching the East New York Health + Wellness Series, kicking off with COVID-19 Testing and Free Flu Shots at the Brooklyn Sports Club, Thursday Oct. 15, 2020 from 10am-2pm.

As we head into flu season and still battling the COVID pandemic, HealthyNYC has created a series of events for COVID Testing, Flu Shots and information about maintaining your overall health.

There will be COVID-19 Testing, Free Flu Shots and Free Mask Distribution as part of the East New York Health and Wellness Series at the Brooklyn Sports Club Thursday October 15, 2020, from 10am-2pm.

COVID Testing will be provided by Sherman Abrams Labs, Flu Shots will be provided by CVS Pharmacy and mask distribution will be provided by Rise Up ENY and ENY Community Advocate Nikki Lucas.

HealthyNYC, Empire Blue Cross, former Congressman Ed Towns, Dreyfus Health Policy and Research Center and Senior Outreach Services are also partners in this event.  Rise Up ENY will be providing resource information about healthy living, along with providing community health assessments.

You do not have to register to have the COVID Testing or Flu Shot, but registrants will be on the express line, so we encourage everyone to register.

REGISTER HERE for Express Services for Testing and Flu Shots.

If you have insurance you simply need to bring a copy of your insurance card.  Everyone MUST bring identification.  If you do not have insurance you will still be able to receive services, but if you have a copy of your insurance card and you register for the event services will be faster. You can also Register by calling JIG Media at 877-356-9739 or emailing info@jig.media.