Please browse our directory for a list of health department services and contact information.

General

Putnam County Department of Health
Phone: (845) 808-1390
Fax (Nursing): (845) 808-1336
Toll free (TTY) for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Speech Impaired:
Dial 7-1-1 or 800-662-1220

E-mail: PutnamHealth@putnamcountyny.gov
Address: 1 Geneva Road, Brewster, New York 10509
(Kern Building, above the Department of Motor Vehicles)

In the event of an emergency, Health Department staff are available 24/7. Please call 845-808-1390 to report a public health emergency, communicable disease, and/or animal bite, or to make a Maternal Child Health referral.

Child & Family Health

Breastfeeding Support Groups
(845) 808-1390 ext 43150

Child Find
(845) 808-1390

Child Health Plus/Family Health Plus Health Insurance
(845) 808-1390

Child Lead Poisoning Prevention
(845) 808-1390

Children with Special Health Care Needs
(845) 808-1640

Early Intervention/Preschool
(845) 808-1640

Maternal and Child Health Program
(845) 808-1390

Newborn Screening
(845) 808-1390

Nutrition
(845) 808-1390

Parenting Support Groups
(845) 808-1390

Preschool Program
(845) 808-1640

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Brewster: (845) 808-1337
Village: (845) 808-1416

Chronic Disease Prevention & Management

Dental Health
(845) 808-1390

Live Healthy Putnam
(845) 808-1390

Communicable Disease

Communicable Disease Control
(845) 808-1390

Hepatitis C Testing – Confidential
(845) 808-1390, ext. 43114

HIV Testing and Counseling – Anonymous and Confidential
(845) 808-1390, ext. 43114

Lyme Disease
(845) 808-1390

Nursing Services
(845) 808-1390

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
(845) 808-1390

Tuberculosis Clinics
(845) 808-1390

Insect and Tick-Borne Control and Surveillance
(845) 808-1390

Emergency Preparedness

Public Health Emergency Preparedness
(845) 808-1390

Putnam County Medical Reserve Corps (MRC)
(845) 808-1390

Environmental Health

Adolescent Tobacco Use Prevention Act (ATUPA)
(845) 808-1390

Children’s Camps
(845) 808-1390

Daycare Facilities
(845) 808-1390

Engineering Services
(845) 808-1390

Environmental Health Services
(845) 808-1390

Environmental Health Assessment Program
(845) 808-1390

Food Safety
(845) 808-1390

Facilities and Inspections
(845) 808-1390

Land Development
(845) 808-1390

New Construction
(845) 808-1390

Public Water Services
(845) 808-1390

Rabies Program
(845) 808-1390

Recreational Water Program (Swimming Pools, Bathing Beaches, Recreation Aquatic Spray Grounds)
(845) 808-1390

Septic Repairs
(845) 808-1390

Tanning Facilities
(845) 808-1390

Tobacco Control Program
(845) 808-1390

Water Pollution Control
(845) 808-1390

Health Education

Health Education
(845) 808-1390

Immunizations

Adult Immunization Clinics
(845) 808-1332

Child Immunizations
(845) 808-1332

Flu Services
(845) 808-1390, option 1

Migrant and Seasonal Farm Worker Program
(845) 808-1332

Travel Vaccines
(845) 808-1390

Injury Control & Prevention

Injury Control and Prevention
(845) 808-1390

Lead Screening
(845) 808-1390

Solid Waste Management

Solid Waste Management
(845) 808-1390