Hospital and Other Bikur Cholim Organizations

North Shore University Hospital

300 Community Dr, Manhasset, NY 11030.

Rabbi Hillel Fox, Chaplain

Office : 516-562-4011

Email :

Visits to hospital patients; provide Shabbat lights, Kiddush cups, etc. to Jewish hospital patients; also available: Tallit, Tefillin, Siddur, Chumash, Tehillim, etc.; Eruv around hospital campus; Shabbat elevator; Kosher menu for patients and family; Kosher food in cafeteria for visitors, family and staff; Bikur Cholim Room on 4-Tower with Kosher food for Kosher observant families of patients and with Jewish literature.

Shabbat/Yom Tov Hospitality Rooms available by first-come-first-serve basis through Guest Services,

Call: (516) 562-4837.

Long Island Jewish Medical Center

270-04 76th avenue New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Contact: Chaplain Rabbi Abraham Axelrod, (718) 470-8638

Visits to hospital patients. Shabbat candles, kiddush, etc. provided to hospital patients. Shabbat apartment available. Mincha Service daily at 2PM

Satmar Bikur Cholim

545 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211,

Phone: (718) 854-2500

They provide a full range of bikur cholim services and are probably one of the largest ones in the region.

Chai Lifeline

151 West 30th Street Third Floor New York, NY 10001,

Phone: (212) 465-1300, (877) CHAI-LIFE, Fax: (212) 465-0949

A full service bikur cholim with camps, hospital services, etc. Check out their website for more information.

Cohen’s Children’s Hospital at LIJ

269-01 76th Ave, Queens, NY 11040

Contact Chaplain Mark Daniels: (718) 470-5784

Chassid Patient Advocate: Naftulie Brach : (917) 922-7981

Sephardic Bikur Holim

425 Kings Highway Brooklyn, NY 11223.

Contact: Douglas Balin Phone: (718) 787-1100

Visits to hospitals, nursing homes, homebound/shut-ins; Shabbat/Holiday hospitality. For Sephardic community residents.


2 mobility wheelchairs available for short term use to convey your loved one on Shabath or Yom Tov, to and from Shulle etc.

Please contact Yaakov at 917-715-8845 or Elham at 516-423-6747 by text to borrow the Wheelchairs for short term use.

Cleaning for a Reason

If you know any women currently undergoing Chemotherapy, Please pass the word to her that there is a cleaning service that provides free house cleaning service that provides free housecleaning – once per month for 4 months while she is in treatment.

All she has to do is to sign up and have her doctor fax a note confirming the treatment.

Cleaning for a Reason will have a participating maid in her zip code area arrange her for her service. This organization serves the entire USA and currently has  547 partners to help these women. It’s our job to pass the word and let them know that there are people out there that care.

Be a blessing to someone and pass this information along.

Get in Touch. Get Involved.

Long Island Bikur Cholim PO Box 4494 Great Neck NY 11023

Call Us: (516) -387 -6115