Public Health Department
Monday - Friday 9 AM - 5 PM
(June, July & August: 8 AM - 4 PM)
Susan J. Hathaway - Director
St. Lawrence County Public Health Department
As of January 14, 2013 No longer accepting referrals
Certified Home Health Agency (CHHA)
Caring For You in the Comfort of your Home
Are you recovering from… surgery, a stroke, a heart attack or an injury?
St. Lawrence County Public Health Department’s home care program can help you recover from illness and injury at home!
St. Lawrence County residents of all ages can benefit from home health care provided by the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department.
How can I be sure this is a quality service?
Since 1936 the St. Lawrence County Public Health has been serving the residents of St. Lawrence County. The Department’s Certified Home Care Agency meets or exceeds federal and state regulations. Our highly educated and experienced Health Team works closely with physicians to provide a full range of health care services in the home.
Am I eligible?
If you temporarily reside or are a resident of St. Lawrence County you may be eligible for home health care services. In addition, you must:
The first step is to ask your physician, medical practitioner, hospital, or community agency for a referral. You may also call our Canton office to find out more information.
Canton Office – 386-2325
Is there a cost?
If you receive Medicare, Medicaid, or have Private Health Insurance, fees may be covered in part or in full. For service not covered by insurance, charges are based on your income and a sliding fee scale is available.
When are you available?
As a New York State Certified Home Health Care Agency, we are available to our patients 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
What services do you offer?
We provide a wide range of services to assist you while recovering at home. Services include: