Contact Us

BUSINESS HOURS

Monday- Friday Hours are 8 AM – 5 PM

PHONE & FAX

Main Office Phone: 518-873-3500  |  Fax: 518-873-3539

Public Health Unit Phone: 518-873-3514  |  Fax: 518-873-3507

Home Health Unit Phone: 518-873-3506  |  Fax: 518-873-3811

Children’s Service Unit Phone: 518-873-3522  |  Fax: 518-873-3863

WIC Unit Phone: 518-873-3560  |  Fax: 518-873-3549

Emergency Contact After Hours:

518-873-3500 OR 1-888-270-7249

Use this number to report a public health emergency, risk, problem, or environmental or occupational public health hazard after regular business hours, weekends or holidays.  You may contact the Essex County Health Department 24/7 by calling 518-873-3500.  If you call outside of our business hours from 8 am to 5 pm weekdays non-holidays, you will be redirected to the after hours call # 1-888-270-7249 to speak with on call staff.

Confidential HIV Testing: 1-800-797-5772

EMAILS

are typically [FirstName].[LastName]@essexcountyny.gov   |  Example: John.Doe@essexcountyny.gov