The Floating Hospital

Providing primary healthcare to New York City’s most vulnerable citizens

The Floating Hospital is the largest provider of primary healthcare to families living in domestic violence safe houses, homeless shelters, and public housing in New York City.

UNFCU Foundation specifically supports the Floating Hospital’s Mental Health Program for Women and Girls. In 2017, our support will expand the capacity of this program to address the urgent need for specialized psychological services and counseling.

Program goals:
  • Deliver healthcare and case management services to ensure 825 at-risk women and girls have access to the resources necessary for healing and personal progress
  • Extend outreach specifically to homeless shelters and domestic violence safe houses with the aim of benefitting 950 women and girls
Key fact:
  • USD 220 will provide a comprehensive mental healthcare session for a domestic violence survivor