THIRD DOSE CLINICS
Third Dose Vaccine Clinics are by appointment only. Those attending a Third Dose Vaccine Clinic must make an appointment for a clinic offering the same vaccine as they received for their first two series. For example, if an individual received a Pfizer vaccine for dose one and two, they must register for a Third Dose Pfizer Vaccine Clinic.For more information about COVID-19 vaccines administered by Saratoga County Public Health Services, please call (518) 584-7460 Extension 8327 or visit the Public Health’s COVID-19 webpage
SARATOGA COUNTY VACCINATION CLINICS
Appointments for Saratoga County Public Health Services operated vaccination clinics are made available to individuals who register via the county’s Public Health’s COVID-19 webpage.
NYS VACCINATION CLINICS
Appointments for NYS operated vaccination clinics across the state.
ADIRONDACK HEALTH & WELLNESS CLINICS
Residents can call Adirondack Health & Wellness in Malta at 518-886-8251 to schedule a vaccine at one of their clinics. They are located at 100 Saratoga Village Blvd. Suite 9.
You must call first to be registered.
PHARMACIES AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS
Please check the New York State Website for the most up to date information.
New York State has created an online tool to help you determine if you are eligible.
You may also call the vaccine hotline, from 7 AM - 10 PM, 7 days a week, to schedule a vaccination appointment: 1-833-NYS-4-VAX (1-833-697-4829).
VaccineFinder helps you find clinics, pharmacies, and other locations that offer COVID-19 vaccines in the United States.
Albany Med is proud to serve as the coordinator for the Capital Region Hub of the Regional Vaccine Network. We are developing plans to ensure the safe, equitable and efficient distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine across Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren and Washington counties.
Saratoga County Public Health Services COVID-19 Hotline 518-885-2276. Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4pm.
If you know an elderly resident who needs help getting groceries, please follow the link below. You can also volunteer by following the link.
The Wilton Food Pantry is offering curbside pickup only.
Walmart and Market 32 offer grocery delivery through a third-party vendor. They also offer curbside pickup. Target offers curbside pickup
Many local restaurants are offering delivery and take out. Please support our local businesses when you can. The Saratoga Chamber has a great list of local restaurants offering takeout and their contact information.
8/7/21 - Saratoga County is experiencing a high level of COVID-19 community transmission, fueled by the spread of the highly contagious B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant. Saratoga County Public Health Services (SCPHS) recommends that, at this time, all individuals - fully vaccinated, partially vaccinated, and unvaccinated--wear a mask when indoors with people who are not members of their own household, outdoors in crowded settings, and when engaging in activities that involve close contact with others who are not fully vaccinated.
The dashboard now includes more comprehensive information and charts on positive cases.
Information on Saratoga County COVID-19 Testing sites.
Ballston Spa, NY — The Saratoga County Department of Public Health Services today announced that there are 370 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Saratoga County and 8 of those individuals are hospitalized at this time.
If you believe you have been exposed or that you have symptoms of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), CALL YOUR DOCTOR. Please do not walk into your doctor’s office or to the Emergency Room and risk exposing the staff and other patients. If you arrive to Saratoga Hospital, you will be directed to a safe entry at a nearby testing location.
Governor Cuomo has waived the seven-day waiting period for new unemployment claims.
Due to enormous volume there will be considerable wait time. Please be patient; everyone who is entitled will get their benefits.
THE BEST WAY TO FILE YOUR UI CLAIM IS ONLINE HERE
Please do not call the Telephone Claims Center unless you are instructed to call to complete your application. If you are instructed to call to complete your claim, the only valid number is 1-888-209-8124.
The Department of Labor is implementing a new more efficient filing system based on the first letter of the applicant’s last name (alphabetical order).
A – F : Monday
G – N : Tuesday
O – Z : Wednesday
Missed your day : Thursday and Friday
Filing later in the week will not delay payments or affect the date of an individual’s claim, since all claims are effective on the Monday of the week in which they are filed.
Department of Labor is also extending filing hours as follows:
Monday through Thursday 8 am to 7:30 pm.
Friday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Saturday 7:30 am to 8:00 pm.
NY Attorney General James (“AG”) and Governor Cuomo announced that from March 16, 2020 through April 15, 2020, the AG will halt the collection of medical and student debt owed to the State of New York. People who owe other types of debts to the State of New York can file an application for relief with the AG’s office.
More information is available here:
In response to the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in New York State, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has guaranteed workers job protection and financial compensation in the event they, or their minor dependent child, are subject to an order of mandatory or precautionary quarantine or isolation issued by the state of New York, the Department of Health, local board of health, or any government entity duly authorized to issue such order due to COVID-19.
Most employees will get financial compensation by using a combination of benefits. These benefits are not available to employees who are able to work through remote access or other means.
As always, Paid Family Leave can also be used to care for a family member with a serious health condition.
More information is available here:
Guidance and updates from various New York State agencies can be found here:
The federal CARES Act was signed into law March 27, 2020. The Act provides enhanced Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) for New Yorkers. Here’s what you need to know.