Public Health Nursing and Preventive Services


Niagara County Department of Health has been providing professional nursing services to Niagara County residents since 1965. The objectives of the nursing division are to promote an optimal level of health and wellness for the residents of Niagara County and to provide comprehensive services for the prevention of disease.

The Nursing Division is located at:
Trott Access Center
1001 – 11th Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14301-1201
Phone: (716) 278-1900
Fax: (716) 278-1936

After hours, holidays and weekends, (716) 439-7430

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
The public health nursing staff continually strives to achieve and maintain a high level of wellness within Niagara County by providing the following preventive services:

  • Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) (716) 278-1900
  • Chronic Pain Self-Management (CPSMP) (716) 278-1900
  • Communicable Disease Surveillance (716) 278-8598
  • Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) (716) 278-1900
  • Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) (716) 278-1900
  • Immunization Program and Clinics (by appointment only) (716) 278-1903
  • Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (716) 278-8212
  • Sexual Health Center (716) 278-1900
  • Tuberculosis Control Program and Clinics (by appointment only) (716) 278-1900 

Director of Nursing Services
Erica Shamrock, BSN, RN
(716) 278-1933 

Nursing Operations Manager
Stacy Knott, MSEd, BSN
(716) 278-8596

For specific information about each of the Nursing Division programs,
click on the links on the left side of the screen.