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Department Overview

 Mission, Vision, Values

The Tompkins County Health Department provides numerous programs and services for Tompkins County residents. Browse this site to discover the full array of services available.

Our Mission:

"To strive to achieve a healthy community by protecting and promoting public health through education, training, advocacy, and the provision of services."

Our Vision:

"Your Partner for a Healthy Community."

Our Values:

"We engage our community with compassion and respect.
"We value diversity, transparency, and fairness.
"We work collaboratively with integrity and competence."



55 Brown Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
In the Cornell Business Park, near the Ithaca-Tompkins Regional Airport.

Office Hours:

8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Refer to Department Directory for listing of phone numbers.
Refer to the A–Z listing for specific services