Rensselaer County
Health Department

Mary Fran Wachunas
Rensselaer County Public Health Director

Keeping our community healthy by providing essential public health services


The promotion of health and prevention of disease, injury, and disability.


Rensselaer Recovery Helpline

Breastfeeding        Coalition

Life Registry

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Ned Pattison Government Center
1600 7th Ave
2nd Floor
Troy, NY 12180
Main Number:  (518) 270-2655

Children with Special Needs / Nursing  Fax Number  (518) 270-2973
All other divisions of Health Dept.  Fax Number (518) 270-2638

Hours:  Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm

After hours emergency line call: 518-857-4660

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