Patient Services Division

The Patient Services Division offers many programs and services to individuals, families, and the community–at–large, including clinics and group presentations on a variety of health-related topics.


Communicable Disease

This program plays a vital role in preventing and controlling disease outbreaks in the County. Staff monitors and investigates communicable disease outbreaks works with State and Local authorities on control measures and conducts public awareness and education activities around preventative measures, such as vaccination recommendations and requirements. Contact: (845) 340–3090




Immunization Clinics:


Childhood Immunization: Vaccines are provided against childhood diseases for children 18 years of age and younger.  Must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information and to schedule for an appointment, please call (845) 340-3070.

NYS Immunization Requirements for School Entrance/Attendance

CLICK HERE For the updated (10.04.19), additional, Frequently Asked Questions


Ulster County Department of Health is also able to provide COVID-19 vaccines to uninsured/underinsured adults ages 19 and older by appointment only. Please call 845-340-3070 for an appointment. 


Mpox Vaccinations: see the New York State Department of Health’s eligibility for JYNNEOS vaccine details, including recommendations on who should get vaccinated.  


Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs 

A comprehensive assessment and referral program for children and youth, from birth to 21 years of age, with special health care needs and their families.  Please contact 845-340-3070 for additional information. 

Click here for program brochure 

Ulster County Early Intervention Program  

Licensed Home Health Care Service Agency Visits

Are completed by our Public Health Nurses for prenatal and postnatal women, newborns, and infants. Contact: (845) 340–3070

Public Health Preparedness Program

When Disaster Strikes Ulster County Needs Volunteers Like You!

How can I help my community?

Have you ever thought about volunteering, but didn't know how you could help your community? Or are you an experienced volunteer looking to expand your skills and opportunities? Become a volunteer to help Ulster County to get ready for and respond to emergencies!

ServNY is a New York State registry for people who wish to volunteer during an emergency or major disaster or an emergency exercise. Your role as a volunteer will help ensure that people affected by a disaster will receive the care they need. Registering simply tells us that you are open to the idea of volunteering in case of an emergency. Please consider volunteering to help your local community.

Join "ServNY" to Volunteer!

See a Public Health Preparedness Point of Dispensing (POD) Training Exercise in Action - a POD training exercise helps prepare our community for the mass distribution of medications and/or vaccines in the event of a natural or man-made disaster.

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program


WIC offers many benefits including nutritious food vouchers, nutrition counseling, health screenings, breastfeeding support, and more to qualifying pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age 5. By participating in the WIC program, you can make sure that you receive good nutrition, quality health services, and nutrition education to make you, your baby, and your children grow up strong! Contact the WIC Program at (845) 340-3965.


For a detailed WIC Program Fact Sheet, click here 


WIC Clinic Locations and Days and Hours of Operation:

New Paltz Church of Nazarene

170 State Route 32 N

New Paltz, NY 12561

Hours of operation – Every 2nd and 4th Thursdays  9am to 3 pm


Ulster County Department of Health

239 Golden Hill Lane

Kingston, NY 12401

Hours of operation- Every 2nd and 4th Mondays 8 am – 4 pm

                                  Tuesdays 11:30 am -7:30 pm

                                   Wednesdays and Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm


Trudy Farber Resnick Building

50 Center Street

Ellenville, NY 12428

Hours of operation – Every 1st and 3rd Mondays 9 am- 3 pm


Trinity Episcopal Church

32 Church Street

Saugerties, NY 12477

Hours of operation – Every 1st and 3rd Thursdays 9 am-3 pm


*Please note that if the day falls on a holiday, the schedule/dates may change. Please call 845-340-3965 to confirm dates that fall on a holiday for alternate dates/times. 


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