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New York State

Selected community resources


208 W 13 St, New York, NY 10011 | 646-556-9300 |


307 W 38th St, New York , NY 10018 | 212-367-1000 |


3763C 83 St, # 1B, Jackson Heights, NY 11372 | 718-593-4528 |

Legal Services

Need an Immigration Lawyer? ¿Necesitas un abogado de inmigración?

Luis Enrique Díaz Páez, Esq. | Immigration Attorney | 1123 Broadway, Suite 923, New York, NY 10010 | Main: (+1) 347-261-0100 Direct: (+1) 347-705-9500 | By Appointment only


40 Rector St 9th Fl., New York, NY 10006 | 646-602-5617 |

New York City Commission on Human Rights

311 or (718) 722-3131 | For locations

Resources for Immigrants

Immigration Equality

In a legal emergency, call (212) 714-2904 |

New York Immigration Coalition

131 W. 33rd Street, Suite 610 (between Sixth and Seventh Avenues), New York, NY 10001 | Tel:  212-627-2227 | Fax:  212-627-9314 |

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)

1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 | 215-241-7000 |

Medical Services

AHF Healthcare Center

475 Atlantic Avenue, 2nd Fl., Brooklyn, NY 11217 | Tel – 718-369-4850 |

AHF Wellness Center

Free STD Clinic and Treatment | Tuesday & Wednesday | 5:00pm – 8:00pm


400 Broadway, New York, NY 10013 | 212-334-7940 |


280 Henry St # A, New York, NY 10002 | 212-227-8401 |

Nathalia Fonseca, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD/BE

275 7th Avenue, Suite 735, New York NY 10001 | (347) 449-9465 | |

Mental Health Services

Nicole Avallone, LCSW 

Psychotherapist, LGBTQ Cultural Competency Trainer and Educator |26 Court St, Suite 602, Brooklyn, NY 11242

Talking about sexuality or gender identity can lead to anxiety, frustration, even shame. Things may be “getting better,” but it’s often a long, winding path. As a harm reductionist, I also offer support around alcohol and drug use. Considering change, or working toward non-use? You’ve come to the right place.

Nicole Sanchez, LCSW

Bilingual (Spanish, English) | (646) 504-6360 |

Trabajo con gente que habla Español o Inglés, de varias edades y culturas. Tengo diez años de experiencia trabajando con la comunidad LGBTQ.  He recibido entrenamiento psicoterapéutico guiado por profesionales LGBTQ en varias organizaciones LGBTQ.  Tengo una licenciatura en estudios de género que aumenta mi práctica con la comunidad trans.

I work with individuals in English and Spanish of varying cultures. I have ten years of Social Work experience working with the LGBTQ community.  I have had clinical training from knowledgable LGBTQ professionals in various LGBTQ organizations