Family Health Services

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Children between the ages of two months and five years need to be evaluated at regular intervals to promote proper growth and development.

Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

  • Lead hazard recalls
  • Lead in paint, dust, and soil
  • Provides education for the community regarding lead poisoning risks and nutrition
  • Provides follow-up and case management for children with elevated lead levels
  • Visit the Western NY Lead Poisoning Prevention Resource Center's Facebook page by clicking here

Early Intervention Program

A family-centered program which coordinates services for families with children, starting from birth, to the age of three, with disabilities or delayed development. Services are based on the needs of the child, and may include one or more of the following:
  • Assistive technology
  • Audiology
  • Multi-disciplinary developmental evaluation
  • Services such as speech, physical and occupational therapy, and special education

Children and Youth With Special Health Care Needs

For individuals ages zero to 21 years of age, with special needs, network families with community resources and programs will offer advice on issues such as insurance, equipment, education, and respite care.  For more information, please visit the New York State Department of Health website.

Maternal & Child Home Visitation Program

The Livingston County Department of Health is committed to enhancing the health and well being of mother and child. The maternal / child health team of community health nurses are available to make home visits, answer questions, provide encouragement, guidance, and support in the following areas:
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Feeding the baby
  • Growth and development
  • High risk pregnancy
  • Immunizations
  • Newborn care
  • Nutrition education
  • Parenting issues
  • Postpartum education and counseling
  • Prenatal education and counseling
  • Preparation for childbirth

Navigator Program

  • Access New York Health Insurance with assistance

    Call for an appointment: (585)-613-7662