Public Health


Mission | To promote and protect the health of Lewis County.

Vision | Healthy people living in a healthy community.



*There have been 8 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lewis County.*

 Information last updated: April 8, 2020

Our immunization clinics on Tuesdays from 9-10:30 are canceled until further notice due to the COVID-19 response. If you are in need of a flu vaccine or immunization, please call us at (315) 376-5453.

If you have traveled and feel sick with fever, cough, or have difficulty breathing, you should:

  • Call your doctor’s office or emergency room.
    • Tell them about your recent travel and your symptoms.
  • Avoid contact with others.

If you have other questions about COVID-19, please call us at (315) 376-5453.

For more COVID-19 frequently asked travel questions visit:

New York State Department of Health COVID-19 Updates

Centers for Disease Control COVID-19 Updates




Lewis County Public Health is committed to promoting and protecting health through community partnerships and the following services:

Children with Special Needs Programs (CSN)

Immunizations for Children and Adults

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

Lead & Hemoglobin Testing

Communicable Disease Control

Rabies Prevention & Control

HIV & Hepatitis C Counseling & Testing

Mosquito & Tick Disease Prevention

Diabetes Prevention Program

Diabetes Self Management Program

Emergency Preparedness & Response

We are focused on:

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Prevent Chronic Disease: Reduce Obesity in Adults


Prevent Chronic Disease: Reduce Obesity in Children


Prevent Substance Abuse and other Mental Emotional & Behavioral Disorders


Children with Untreated Tooth Decay
Age-Adjusted Rate of Adults who are Obese
Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Suicide
Children with Recommended Number of Well Child
Infants Exclusively Breastfed in the Hospital
Unintended Pregnancy Rate

Public Health Resources:

Community Health Improvement Plan

2019 Annual Report

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