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Public Health

The mission of Schenectady County Public Health Services is to support, protect, and improve the health of our community.

The Schenectady County Public Health Services is comprised of three distinct divisions: Community Health, Environmental Health, and Family Health. Our primary objective is to ensure the well-being of Schenectady County residents by providing essential services and promoting a healthy community. 

Our Services include: 

  • Disease prevention, reduction, and treatment
  • Emergency planning and preparedness
  • Public health education and surveillance
  • Family and community support

Explore our website to learn more about our divisions and the range of services we offer. 

Upcoming Public Health Events

 -  Phyllis Bornt Branch Library and Literacy Center, 948 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12307
FREE Drop-in Breastfeeding and Chestfeeding Support A Baby Café is
 -  Hometown Health Center - 1044 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12307
Schenectady County offers a free and confidential Sexual Health Clinic every
 -  Mont Pleasant Branch Library, 1036 Crane Street, Schenectady, NY 12303
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