Now City View Pharmacy accepts YOUR OTC CARD for payment on MANY over-the-counter products. Plans vary, so contact your insurance or card issuer for details on which products are eligible for payment by your OTC card plan.
TEXT OR EMAIL?
Now get a TEXT or EMAIL notification when your prescription is ready. Just ASK when you fill your prescription!
What's New at City View Pharmacy:
Join City View Pharmacy and Neighbors from the community for this FREE, family-friendly "night out" sponsored by the NYPD 114th Precinct Community Affairs Department and local community organizations. There will be free hotdogs, free entertainment, fun for the kids and a free movie ("SING") at 8:15pm. City View Pharmacy will be there with information and free blood pressure testing. So stop by and look for us on the Great Lawn... and bring the whole family!
FREE SUMMER YOGA in ASTORIA PARK: Wednesdays at 7pm, June 7th-August 30th!
Join us for free YOGA class each week. All are welcome. Bring a beach towel or yoga mat. (A limited quantity of yoga mats are available for purchase at City View Pharmacy for $16.99, while they last. Wear comfortable clothing and bring your friends!
WHERE: Astoria Park (enter at the Parking Lot. Proceed toward the river. We meet in the grassy area between the RFK Bridge and the pool.)
WHEN: June 7th - August 30th, every Wednesday at 7pm, weather permitting. LIKE our a facebook page for last minute cancellations.
WHAT TO WEAR: comfortable exercise type clothing.
SIGN UP: before class at
QUESTIONS? Call us at 718-545-2550.
SEASONAL FLU SHOTS for adults, available at City View Pharmacy, no appointment needed. Call to confirm availability.
NEWS & SERVICE -- IN THE COMMUNITY
CITY VIEW COMES to YOU!
City View Pharmacy visits HANAC HARMONY Senior Center in Astoria to bring free blood pressure and diabetes screenings to our senior Neighbors. We also provide FREE blood pressure and diabetes testing at the pharmacy EVERY DAY, during regular business hours. Interested in hosting a Health Screening Event for YOUR group? Call us at 718-545-2550.
SPECIAL CARE for CAREGIVERS
Are you caring for a parent, spouse or friend with dementia, Alzheimer's or another chronic illness? Overwhelmed, anxious or isolated by your caregiving responsibilities? Contact the Western Queens Caregiver's Network for FREE services including: support group and counseling, information, referrals, individual and group respite care. For more information contact Ms. Vivian Papamichael at 718-777-6941.
NYC's SAFE DISPOSAL EVENTS: FIND ONE NEAR YOU!
Not sure how to properly dispose of expired or unused medications (including controlled medications)? NYC sponsors several SAFE DISPOSAL EVENTS in all boroughs. To find an event near you, visit the NYC.gov web site's SAFE DISPOSAL EVENTS page: http://www1.nyc.gov/site/dsny/recycling-and-garbage/residents/safe-disposal-events.page and for rules about the safe disposal of syringes (sharps), contact your nearest hospital for guidance.
(IMPORTANT NOTE: Please do not flush your medications. This can contaminate the water supply and harm the environment.)
DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER? NEED a CANCER SCREENING?
Shareing & Careing is a Cancer Support Services agency in Queens that can help. They offer counseling, education, advocacy, case management and more. Contact them at 718-777-5766 for more information.
FREE DIABETES TESTING and FREE BLOOD PRESSURE TESTING
Every day, during regular business hours: City View Pharmacy. 23-07 Astoria Boulevard between 23rd and Crescent Streets. No appointment needed. Just ask at the Pharmacy counter.
GET a FREE HEARING SCREENING
ONGOING: The Center for Hearing and Communication offers free hearing testing in New York City. Appointments are necessary. Call for more information. 917-305-7700 (voice) or TTY:917-305-7999 or visit their web site for details at http://www.chchearing.org
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