Endorsing Organizations

Endorsers of the New York Health Act 

(Gottfried A. 4738/Rivera S. 4840):

Labor Unions

1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East


Albany County Central Federation of Labor

Amalgamated Transit Union, Local 1179

Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance – New York Chapter (APALA)

Broome-Tioga Central Labor Council

Capital District Area Labor Federation

Central New York Area Labor Federation

Coalition of Black Trade Unionists - Buffalo Chapter

Committee of Interns and Residents/SEIU

Communications Workers of America District 1

Communications Workers of America Local 1103

Communications Workers of America Local 1104

Communications Workers of America Local 1120

Communications Workers of America Local 1180

District Council 1707, AFSCME

Doctors Council/SEIU

Greater Syracuse Central Labor Council

International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees - Local 1

International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees - Local 10

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace, District 15

International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), Joint Council 16

Laundry, Distribution and Food Service Joint Board, Workers United/SEIU

Long Island Federation of Labor

Mid-State Central Labor Council

New York City Labor Council for Latin American Advancement

New York State Alliance for Retired Americans

New York State AFL-CIO

New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA)

New York State United Teachers (NYSUT)

Organization of Staff Analysts

Professional Staff Congress

Retail, Wholesale, Department Store Union (RWDSU)

RWDSU Local 338

Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC)

Troy Area Labor Council

UAW Regions 9 and 9A


United Federation of Teachers - Local 2 (UFT)

United Food and Commercial Workers Region 1

United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1500

United Scenic Artists Local 829

United Steelworkers District 4

United University Professions

Utility Workers Union of America, Local 1-2

Western New York Area Labor Federation


Community Groups


African Services Committee

Albany Democratic Socialists of America

ALIGN: The Alliance for a Greater New York

American Association of University Women NYS

Barack Obama Democratic Club of Upper Manhattan

Bronx Park East Community Association - BPECA

Buffalo Democratic Socialists of America

Chinese-American Planning Council

Capital District Alliance for Universal Healthcare

Cathedral Community Cares at The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine

Citizen Action of New York

Coalition for Family Justice

CoDA (Coalition for a District Alternative)

Community Service Society of New York

Concerned Citizens for Change


Downtown Manhattan HCV Support Group

Effective NY

Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies

Finger Lakes for New York Health

Geneva Women's Assembly


Good Neighbors of Park Slope

Harlem United

HCV & HBV Support Group at O'Connor Hospital

Healthcare-NOW! NYC

Hispanic Resource Center of Larchmont & Westchester

House of Hope Community Outreach Center

Housing Works

Hudson Resistance

Hudson Valley Progressives

Hunger Action Network of New York State

Latinos for Healthcare Equity

League of Women Voters of New York State

Liberty Union Progressives

Long Island Coalition for a National Health Plan

Make the Road New York

Mamaroneck High School Young Democrats

Metro Justice of Rochester

Metro New York Health Care for All Campaign

Mid-Hudson Advocates for Single Payer Universal Health Care

MinKwon Center for Community Action

National Coalition for Family Justice

National Economic Social Rights Initiative

National Women's Liberation, New York chapter

New Feminists for Justice

New Immigrant Community Empowerment

New York Communities for Change

New York Immigration Coalition

New York Lawyers for the Public Interest

New York Paid Leave Coalition

New York Progressive Action Network (NYPAN)

North American Climate,Conservation and Environment (NACCE)

North Forkers for the Common Good - NYPAN

NY Arts and Healthcare Alliance

NYC - Democratic Socialists of America

NYPIRG: New York Public Interest Research Group

Partnership for the Public Good

Peace Action of Staten Island

Rekindling Reform

Restaurant Opportunities Centers United

Rockland Citizens Action Network

Roosevelt Island Indivisible

Single Payer New York

Solidarity Committee of the Capital District

South Asian Fund for Education, Scholarship & Training (SAFEST)

Stronger Together WNY

Students for a National Health Program at Mailman School of Public Health

Students for a National Health Program at Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Syracuse Peace Council

The Progressive Hub, Saratoga

Three Parks Independent Dems

Tompkins County Workers' Center

Upstate Hepatitis Awareness Project

Uptown Progressive Action


Washington County Democratic Executive Committee

We Exist Coalition of the Finger Lakes

WESPAC Foundation

Westchester for Change

Western New York Peace Center

Women's City Club of New York

Women's March - New York State

Worker Justice Center of New York

Write the Power 21st District


Physician Groups

American Academy of Pediatrics—District II

Doctors for America—New York

National Physicians Alliance—New York

New York State Academy of Family Physicians

Physicians for a National Health Program – Buffalo Chapter

Physicians for a National Health Program – Capital District Chapter

Physicians for a National Health Program – Finger Lakes Chapter

Physicians for a National Health Program – NY Metro Chapter


Health Professional Groups

Commission on the Public’s Health System

Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS)

Community Healthcare Network, New York City

Community Health Worker Network of Buffalo

Montefiore Department of Family and Social Medicine

National Association of Social Workers NY Chapter

Public Health Association of New York City

Western New York Council on Occupational Safety and Health


Faith Groups

First United Christian Church of Staten Island

Greater New York Labor-Religion Coalition

Interfaith Health Care Coalition of Rochester

Interfaith Impact of New York State

Jews for Racial and Economic Justice

Labor-Religion Coalition of New York State

One World Life System

Reform Jewish Voice of New York State  

Rural Migrant Ministries

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Glens Falls


Environmental Groups

Center for Health, Environment and Justice


Political Parties

Green Party New York

Green Party of Onondaga, New York

Working Families Party


Senior Groups

Statewide Senior Action Council

Granny Peace Brigade

Gray Panthers NYC Network


Health Center Networks

ACR Health, Syracuse

Bellevue/NYU Occupational & Environmental Medicine Clinic Advisory Board

Callen Lorde Community Health Center

Institute for Family Health

Lower Hudson Valley, Occupational & Environmental Health Clinic Advisory Board

Occupational Health Clinical Centers: Serving Central New York, the Southern Tier and the Adirondack Regions

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Legislative Bodies

Buffalo Common Council

Ithaca Common Council

Manhattan Community Board 12

New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislative Caucus

Rockland County Legislature

Sullivan County Legislature

Tompkins County Council of Governments

Tompkins County Legislature

Town of Caroline

Town of Enfield

Town of Ithaca

Town of New Paltz

Town of Ulysses

Westchester County Board of Legislators