Community Programs

Here's what's going on in the Clinton County Community:


Medicaid Coverage Eligibility Changes:

Adirondack Health Institute

Need Health Insurance? 

AHI can help—with free, friendly and fast assistance! Explore your health insurance options today.

For more information please visit our flyer: 

AHI Health Insurance Enrollment Flyer

Champ Program: 

Do you need help accessing addiction or mental health care? Champ can help! 

For more information please visit our flyer: 

Champ Program Flyer


COVID-19 Parent and Child Mental Health Survey Distribution Request

The Rocky Mountain Prevention Research (RMPRC) needs your help!

The RMPRC developed a survey for caregivers (parents/guardians) of children 18 months to 5 years of age in order to better understand the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on families in our communities.

They are asking partners to help disseminate the survey link (and the advertisements below – available in English and Spanish) to their social and community networks. A summary of the results can be shared with ASNNA members and respective community partners. Survey participants will have the opportunity to enter a drawing for an electronic $100 gift card if they choose to participate. The survey is offered in Spanish and English.

Here is the survey link:

Clinton County Health Department

Eat Smart Waste Less (ESWL):

The goal of ESWL is to reduce food waste by:

  1. Providing education on home waste reduction strategies,
  2. Establishing food waste reduction policies with consumer facing businesses,
  3. Creating a Food Action Plan for Clinton County and
  4. Collaborating with local farmers to establish food scraps recycling drop off sites. 

To learn more about food waste, please watch the videos below.

What is Food Waste?

Trash Talk: Reducing Food Waste at Home

The Dirt on Composting

NAMI Champlain Valley and Champlain Valley Family Center 

have collaborated on offering three (in person) groups located at All Ways to Recovery Community Center, at 14 Dormitory Drive, Plattsburgh NY. The groups are free and open for anyone in the community to attend. 

Tuesdays at 2pm we have Life Skills .
Life Skills is a weekly group facilitated by Recovery Coaches to help anyone reflect on the things they want to change in their life and offer opportunities to learn and practice social and constructive skills.

Life Skills Flyer:

Thursdays at 2pm we have Writing Group.
Writing Group is open to writers of all skill levels (new and seasoned), with a new project and writing prompt each week. You are invited to share your writing and life experience in a safe and encouraging atmosphere.

Writing Group Flyer:

Fridays at 2pm we have LGBTQIA+ Group .
LGBTQIA+ Group is a weekly supportive space provided for those who identify as a member (or ally) of the LGBTQIA+ community. This is an opportunity to share and learn about experiences and resources in our community as well as provide peer support.

LGBTQIA+ Group Flyer:

For more information or details on the groups: please contact Nick Dubay or 518-561-2685

NAMI Champlain Valley & CVFC All Ways to Recovery 


Office for the Aging

The Clinton County Office for the Aging is offering a public transit survey. Please fill out the survey by clicking the link below. You may fill it out on your computer and email it back to, or you can print, and fax to 518-565-4812 or mail to the Clinton County Office for the Aging, 135 Margaret St, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. 


Unwrap the Gift of a Tobacco Free Life

Are you ready to break free from tobacco? A virtual community lecture is scheduled for Wednesday, December 16 from 3 - 4pm via Zoom. Join CVPH to learn ways to help you prepare for your quit journey. The event is free and open to all. No registration necessary.

For more information visit:

FB event link:

Event flyer: Unwrap_the_Gift_of_a_Tobacco_Free_Life.pdf

Last updated June 22, 2022