Posted on 11 November, 2012

Photo: An MSF physician examines patients in a makeshift medical clinic in a building at the Ocean Village housing complex. USA 2012 © Michael Goldfarb/MSF
Filling Gaps in Medical Aid for People Affected by Hurricane Sandy
On November 5,2012, MSF working alongside local community groups, are providing medical and mental health care to Hurricane Sandy-affected communities in the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island, as well as Hoboken, New Jersey. The vast majority of the patients treated by MSF in the shelters and underserved communities have been elderly, homeless, or physically or mentally impaired.

Photo: An MSF physician examines patients in a makeshift medical clinic in a building at the Ocean Village housing complex. USA 2012 © Michael Goldfarb/MSF

Filling Gaps in Medical Aid for People Affected by Hurricane Sandy

On November 5,2012, MSF working alongside local community groups, are providing medical and mental health care to Hurricane Sandy-affected communities in the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island, as well as Hoboken, New Jersey. The vast majority of the patients treated by MSF in the shelters and underserved communities have been elderly, homeless, or physically or mentally impaired.

Again and again we have had the opportunity to say thank you to our donors for supporting our work abroad. This time we thank you for supporting our work right here at home [in New York City]. We hope that you will continue to support our work wherever the needs arise.