Health Care Services

At BSFHC we have a full range of medical services, dental services, mental health services and workshops on how to manage diseases and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Develop a relationship with the medical team at Bedford-Stuyvesant Family Health Center. Our excellent staff of doctors, technicians and counselors can help you gain control of your health. We provide a full range of quality disease prevention, diagnostic and treatment services blended with loads of compassion. During non-business hours we have doctors on-call for consultation 24/7.
Call us at (718) 636-4500.

Our services include: (Print all services.)


HIV Specialty Care and Hepatitis-C Treatment
BSFHC Main Office
1456 Fulton Street, Brooklyn
(718) 636-4500  

Kathleen Bernock, 

Experienced HIV Clinician, Specialist in Hepatits-C and Expert in providing Medical Care to LGBTQ Youth
Kathleen Bernock

Kathleen Bernock is a primary care provider specializing in HIV care and prevention, Hepatitis-C treatment, and LGBTQ health and is the Lead Clinician for HIV Pre- and Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP & PEP) Services. She has specialty certification from both the American Academy of HIV Medicine and the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. She also offers substance use treatment, including MAT (Medication Assisted Treatment) and has obtained a waiver to prescribe Buprenorphine for prevention of opioid overdose. Prior to working as a Nurse Practitioner, Ms. Bernock worked with LGBTQ youth as well as in homeless advocacy and asylum services for survivors of torture and gender-based violence. She firmly believes in taking a holistic approach to medicine utilizing patient centered care.

Kathleen Bernock, FNP-BC, AAHIVS, AACRN
Lead Clinician Hep-C & HIV PrEP/PEP Services, HIV Specialty Care Provider
Bedford-Stuyvesant Family Health Center


Healthy Families
Successful Start

Give your family a Successful Start!
Successful Start is a FREE program that provides parents with supportive services and education relating to childbirth and parenting. This home visiting service facilitates a healthy environment for children to develop and grow... and to empower parents to become independent and self sufficient in meeting the needs of their families.

Who can apply? Families who live in Zip Code 11216 and have a child under 3 months of age.

How do I apply? Complete the form and return it to the person who gave it to you. You can also call Successful Start and speak to a Family Assessment Worker. (347) 464-6590.


Also receive gifts after your family’s enrollment and your child’s milestones!

This program focuses on:

  • * Healthy Child Development
  • * Coping and Communication with your Child
  • * Parental Self Sufficiency.

All information is confidential! Successful Start is a FREE and voluntary program.

Healthy Families Successful Start is an Affiliate of The Bedford Stuyvesant Family Health Center and is funded by Funded by: NYS - Office of Children and Family Services.

Be sure to check out all of our other Health Care Services and Special Programs!