Plattsburgh, NY




                                                                                                                                          Site Updated
Wednesday August 27, 2014

Welcome to the Clinton County Health Department

Clinton County is located in the northern part of New York State. We border the State of Vermont to the east and Canada to the north. We offer a wide variety of health services and programs to county residents, geared toward improving their individual health and well being and that of the community. We hope you enjoy exploring our website,  and learning about our local health department.

If you know the specific department you would like to contact, then you can click here. Otherwise you can browse our menu system for the topic you are looking for, see our "CCHD Quick Links" box or use our search engine. If you have a few moments, we would appreciate hearing your comments on our website, so that we can continue to make it a useful tool to the community.

Jerie Reid
Director of the Clinton County Health Department

Click here for our CCHD Brochure

Click here for the CCHD Vision, Mission, Core Values

Click here for the Community Health Assessment 2013-2017 / Community Health Improvement Plan 2014 / CCHD Annual Reports





CCHD Bulletins / Press Releases


CCHD Events






Tuberculosis (TB)

Tuberculosis can affect anyone of any age. People with weakened immune systems are at increased risk. Tuberculosis is spread through the air when a person with untreated pulmonary TB coughs or sneezes   more...


Obesity Prevention in Pediatric Health

Overweight and obesity attributable to physical inactivity and poor nutrition are the second leading preventable cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States.   more...




Lead Poison Testing & Prevention Program

Lead poisons people especially children. If lead gets into a child's body, it could cause a lower IQ, kidney damage, hearing loss, growth problems, anemia or behavior problems. Lead can be found in paint, dust, soil and water.   more...


Hepatitis B Information

Many people think there are only two STDs, syphilis and gonorrhea. In fact, there are many other diseases that can be spread through sexual contact.   more...





NY State Department of Health (NYSDOH)

Center for Disease Control (CDC)





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Clinton County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision
of services. The information on the Clinton County Health Department website is for educational purposes only. Nothing on the pages of this site shall be construed
as medical, fitness, dietetic, or other professional advice. This information is based on current beliefs among researchers and research studies published in the
current scientific literature. Clinton County is not responsible for, nor does it necessarily endorse any content on external web links.


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