Department of Health

Carol Smith, MD, MPH, Commissioner

Carol Smith, MD, MPH, Commissioner



Golden Hill Office Building
239 Golden Hill Lane
Kingston, NY 12401
Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mon–Fri

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Phone: (845) 340–3150

Fax: (845) 340–3045  

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Ulster County COVID-19 Website  

NY Project Hope Emotional Support Helpline: 844-863-9314

NYS Department of Health COVID Information Line: 888-364-3065 


Welcome to the Ulster County Department of Health. We offer a wide range of services and programs to County residents designed to prevent illness and ensure their well–being.

We are proud of our activities in regulating and monitoring community health, educating the public about health issues and concerns, and working with a broad spectrum of community partners to provide health programs and services that directly benefit the people of Ulster County.


"To improve the health, safety, and longevity of every person in Ulster County by leading a community-wide effort to prevent disease, protect food and water supplies, minimize environmental hazards, and promote wellness"