Kings County Health Departments (New York)

Kings County Health Departments operate at the state, county, or local level, and they are responsible for monitoring public health. As part of this responsibility, Health Departments in Kings County, New York may provide a range of services, including issuing birth certificates and death certificates. These records, which act as legal proof, contain personal information such as the date, time, and location of birth or death. These records may be required to apply for government services, carry out a will, or conduct genealogical research. Kings County Health Departments may also provide information on public health threats, health code violations, and disease tracking. They may also provide information about Kings County restaurant violations, unhealthy living conditions, and public health complaints. Health Departments provide access to their services and documents on their website.

New York City Health Department Williamsburg NY 151 Maujer Street 11206 718-302-0152

Washington County Health Department Brownsville NY 259 Bristol Street 11212 718-495-7283

Kings County Medicaid Offices are local branches of the federal Medicaid program, and they administer Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). A Medicaid Office in Kings County, New York can help determine eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP, process applications for Medicaid and CHIP, and assist in enrolling new members. They also process Medicaid renewal applications, which may be required every year. Applicants must provide a Social Security number, proof of citizenship or immigration status, income verification, and other information on financial assets. Medicaid serves Kings County low-income individuals and families, low-income nursing home residents, and people with disabilities. Information on Medicaid and CHIP are available on the Medicaid Office website.

Brooklyn NY Medicaid Office Coney Island NY 3050 West 21st Street, 3rd 11224 718-333-3000

Brooklyn New York Medicaid Office Bedford-Stuyvesant NY 760 Broadway, 2a120 11206 718-963-5251

Brooklyn New York Medicaid Office Williamsburg NY 737 Flushing Avenue 11206 718-963-7437

Brooklyn New York Medicaid Office East Flatbush NY 530 Lenox Road, 1061 11203 212-939-8504

Brooklyn New York Medicaid Office East Flatbush NY 441 Clarkson Avenue 11203 718-221-2300

Kings County Mental Health Departments prevent and treat mental illnesses and substance abuse. They also help individuals recover from mental illness and substance abuse. Mental Health Departments in Kings County, New York provide a range of mental health services, including mental health screenings, assessments, and triage services. They may also offer psychiatric services, counseling, therapy, and recovery services. At the state level, Kings County Mental Health Departments enforce rules for mental health service providers and maintain records on mental health, which can be useful for research purposes. Mental Health Departments may provide reports on Kings County mental health providers, access to mental health services, and more on their websites.

NYC Brooklyn Mental Health Department Williamsburg NY 75 Morton Street 11249 212-627-0090