As COVID Spikes, Schools From Harlem To Hollis To Be Tested By Diverse Community Doctors

Today, SOMOS, a network of over 2,500 doctors serving nearly 800,000 largely immigrant New Yorkers – announced that it will offer on-site COVID-19 testing for an initial 300 schools in the Bronx and Upper Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodriguez Calls For Proper Schools Reopening

“As a former teacher for 13 years, co-founder of 2 schools, and father of two daughters, my top priority continues to be ensuring that we do everything needed to guarantee that students have a safe return to school this September. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: The City And The State Need To Work Alongside Latino Institutions To Help Communities Most Impacted

Uptown council member Ydanis Rodriguez states: “This week, New York State has initiated the reopening process in counties that have shown significant progress in the fight against COVID-19. Continue Reading →

Poll Of USA Latinos Finds Nearly 70% Feel President Ignored Early Signs Of The Virus

The nation’s first 2020 poll of solely Latinos living in America found they overwhelmingly feel the president ignored the early signs of the coronavirus, which led to its worsening spread across the Country. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: It’s Thumbs Up For Non-Profits Providing Free Meals From Uptown To Around Town

Today, SOMOS, – a non-profit, physician-led network of over 2,500 diverse health care providers primarily serving immigrant communities. Continue Reading →

SOMOS Doctors Set The Ton With Celebrities, Culture & Health Education Uptown Music Fest

This past Saturday, November 23, 2019, at the Armory Track in Washington Heights, SOMOS hosted “Mi Salud en Mis Manos,” a music festival and health fair to raise awareness of the importance of inclusive healthcare for the Latinx community. Continue Reading →


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