Click to Home
Go To Search
A Day of Free Dental Services
Supply a Smile, Gullo Dental and Dentistry from the Heart will provide free dental services to Ontario County residents 18 years of age and older on 6/4/16, 8 am-5 pm at 330 North Main St., Canandaigua. Read on...
Rabies Web Page of the Month
This month, have your children check out the CDC's Kid's Page on Rabies. Read on...
View All
Public Health
May is Hypertension Education MonthOC HTN
How Are We Doing in Ontario County?
Hypertension (high blood pressure) affects millions of Americans and thousands of Ontario County residents. It is closely tied to heart disease, kidney disease, diabetes and stroke. Learn how Public Health is partnering with the community to help people prevent and control high blood pressure. Read more...

Lyme Disease 
It's Spring and Ticks are AwakeDeer Tick
With warmer temperatures come ticks and the bacteria they carry. Lyme disease (LD) continues to be the most common tick related illness in our region.

Over the past decade, LD has marched west across NY State with the deer tick population. The best treatment strategy for LD and other tick-borne illnesses is prevention. Check out our updated Lyme disease page.

Well, Well, Well...
Safe Drinking Water in NY
Almost 2 million New Yorkers rely on privately owned wells for drinking water. Contamination of private wells affects not only the household served by the well but nearby households using the same aquifer. Read more about responsibilities of maintaining a well on your property.

When the Dog Bites
A Little Information Goes a Long Way
Many people end up needing rabies vaccine after a dog bite because the dog and its owner cannot be located by the health department. If you or someone you love is unfortunate enough to be bitten by a dog, try to get a description of the dog and contact information for its owner. Read more...

Zika Virus
For Moms
Zika is transmitted by the bite of an infected mosquito. Unborn babies can suffer birth defects if their moms get Zika during pregnancy. Read more.

Pregnant and planning a trip? Check out CDC Travel Alerts 

For Healthcare Providers

Updated 5/18/16

Contact Us
Mary L. Beer, RN, MPH
Public Health Director 
3019 County Complex Dr.
Canandaigua, NY 14424

Hours: Monday-Friday
8:30 am-5:00 pm
Ph: (585) 396-4343
Fx: (585) 396-4551

After Hours Emergencies
Contact the Ontario County Sheriff's
Departmet at (585) 394-4560 and
ask for Public Health Nurse on call.


Info Advanced (Contact Us)