Returning the Favor

'Returning the favor'. That's how one of our volunteers, Louis Manago, sees helping out our medical clinic...and he takes on one of the more difficult tasks with the clinic operators at …Read More

2017 Blood Drive

A broken record...not the kind on your DJ's turntable...but the good kind, during New Life Fellowship's recent blood drive. And new meaning given to being a 'cell church'. It was a rather …Read More

The "Healthy Heart" Health Talk at the Boulevard Family Shelter

Getting your heart healthy...and a diet that helps keep it there. That's what the New Life Community Health Center brought to the Boulevard Residence Center in Elmhurst, Queens on April 11th. NLCHC and a special team …Read More

Women's History Month: Celebrating those who have shaped the health center with their Gifts, Leadership and Service

Elizabeth Choe started as an intern in our Social Work Office. Today, she is the Director of Social Work Services. Liz has the privilege of helping our clients with emotionl issues, housing, immigration, relationship and social …Read More

"Gifted Hands"

In our clinic's final tribute during Black History Month to accomplished African-Americans in the medical field, we wanted to conclude with the story of the gifted man with 'gifted hands'...who ran for …Read More

“Depression: How to Recognize It and Tips to Fight It Off”

You've probably heard the saying that high blood pressure (hypertension) is the 'silent killer'. And we recently told you about our clinic's presentation on high blood pressure at the Boulevard …Read More

Dr. Charles DeWitt Watts: An Advocate for the Marginalized

In presentations, conversation, or even in our mission statement, we will tell you that we exist by the Lord's grace to serve the medically-underserved of any race, religion or creed in Elmhurst, throughout Queens and …Read More

"Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas", by Rebecca Solnit and Joshua Jelly-Schapiro

Many of you who know the New Life Fellowship story are aware we used to sometimes say that Elmhurst/Queens is 'the most ethnically-diverse neighborhood on the planet', and the NY Times and the National …Read More

Community Health Seminar at the Boulevard: Hypertension

Remember the song, “Rikki Don’t Lose That Number” from the pop group ‘Steely Dan’ in 1974? It offers a piece of advice for someone in a somewhat desperate situation to keep a …Read More

Celebrating Black History Month: Dr. Charles Richard Drew

Have you ever given blood at one of New Life Fellowship’s annual blood drives? Or have you ever received blood in a hospital for a critical surgical need? If so, you are either a beneficiary of a man who helped …Read More

Health Education Seminar January 28: Substance Abuse

Our clinic helps many people with health problems and one of the most common we see for our 'walk-in' guys living on the streets is substance abuse - in various kinds, but usually alcohol or illegal …Read More

Celebrating Black History Month: Mary Elizabeth Mahoney, RN

Our clinic has historically held a primary place for nurses to use their skills in providing free medical care to the Elmhurst community since we began our mission. Nurses were with us before doctors were here. And since …Read More

Thank You Ralph Yoon and Claro Consulting

At the West Point Military Academy, three words from a 1962 speech by General Douglas MacArthur say with simplicity the West Point motto: "Duty Honor Country". Sometimes you find someone who goes above and beyond …Read More

Donate Clothing for the Homeless

Hear from some of our volunteers.

Upcoming Events

May 23

Drop In Clinic

5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
May 27

Drop in Clinic

9:00 am – 1:00 pm
May 30

Drop In Clinic

5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jun 3

Drop in Clinic

9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun 6

Drop In Clinic

5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jun 10

Drop in Clinic

9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun 13

Drop In Clinic

5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jun 17

Drop in Clinic

9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun 20

Drop In Clinic

5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Contact Us

New Life Community Health Center

82-10 Queens Boulevard
Elmhurst, NY   11373
t. 718-565-9844
f. 718-565-9845