Worker Safety Plan

06 Feb 2018

Due to ​workers occasionally messaging us with intent to self-harm, and the recent passing of Doug Schifter, we feel it’s important to post some important resources if you or a loved one are considering self-harm.

  1. Suicide​ ​Hotline:​ 800-273-8255
  2. Local​ ​Emergency​ ​Room:​ ​NYC​ ​Health​ ​and​ ​Hospitals/Woodhull
    Address:​ ​760​ ​Broadway​ ​Brooklyn,​ ​NY​ ​11206
    Phone​ ​#:​ ​718-963-8000
  3. Call​ ​911​ ​if​ ​you​ ​can’t​ ​get​ ​to​ ​your​ ​local​ ​emergency​ ​room

Here are a few other resources that could be helpful:

NYC Affirmative Psychotherapy – Rana Shokeh, LMSW
41-51 East 11th St 4th Fl New York, New York 10003 (347) 801-7932

Specialities: Depression, Anxiety, & Racial Identity
Arabic Speaking
Sliding Scale for low income patients

Mind and Body Wellness Medical Center
32-72 Steinway 5th Floor Astoria, New York 11103 (347) 609-7769
420 64th Street Brooklyn, New York 11220 (347) 609-7769

Specialties: Depression, Anxiety, & Relationship Issues
Arabic Speaking Staff
Sliding Scale for low income patients

Social Work Counseling Services, LCC
2924 Hoyt Avenue South Astoria, NY 11102

There are also plenty of resources on depending on if you have insurance or not.

If you know of any free resources for low income workers, please contact us.