Physical Health

  • COVID-19 Testing:
  • Citywide Free Testing Sites:
  • CrescentCare has walk-up, no-cost testing Mon. – Fri. from 9am – 1pm. If you are already a patient at CrescentCare you can also get tested from 2:00 – 4:00pm.
  • Find a doctor/community health center:, 
  • CrescentCare Health Clinic: Call 504-801-2601 to schedule an appointment. Insurance and sliding scale payment accepted. More information at org.
  • Apply for Medicaid (low cost health insurance): Apply at CrescentCare Monday-Friday, 9-4 pm
  • Healthcare for the Homeless Clinic: located at 2222 Simon Bolivar Ave., Floor 2. Appointments available by walk-in or schedule by calling (504) 658-2585.Services provided regardless of ability to pay.
  • LCMC Health Hotline:Call 504-962-6206 from -Fri. 7am – 11pm, Sat.-Sun. 8am – 8pm
  • LCMC Health Hotline for Kids: Call 504-837-7760 anytime 24/7. For medical emergencies, call 911.
  • Syringe access and safer injection supplies: 
  • O. Syringe Access Program (NOSAP) on Fridays from 12-5 pm at 1631 Elysian Fields Ave. Bulk matching exchange on Wednesdays from 2-4pm if you have 300-500 syringes.
  • Trystereo is a mobile resource, text 504-535-4766 if you need supplies or Narcan