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At-Home Enrichment

WMHT Home Classroom 

Attention Older Residents

Homebound older residents in need of day-to-day assistance, including home delivered meals, should contact Albany County- NY Connects at (518) 447-7177.

Emotional Support

Mental Health COVID-19 Support Line
(518) 269-6634
7 days/week
2-1-1 Northeast Region
Call 2-1-1 from any phone or visit United Way's for additional support.
Albany County Cares about our community Albany County Department of Health Elizabeth F. Whalen, MD, MPH, Commissioner 175 Green Street Albany, NY 12202 Phone (518) 447-4580 Fax (518) 447-4698

COVID-19 Resources & Videos

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This is a rapidly changing situation. Please regularly check  our Albany County COVID-19 webpage, the NYS Department of Health, and the Centers for Disease Control for updates.

Teen Challenge

Face Mask Advice

Tips for reusing masks from

  • Masks may be worn continuously until visibly soiled or moist from breathing.
  • When removed and stored, masks should be carefully folded so that the outer surface is held inward and against itself. The folded mask can be stored in a clean, sealable paper bag or breathable container.

Albany County Cares Video Playlists

We're creating some fun and informative videos to keep you active and entertained while staying safe!

Crafts & Reading Playlist

Domestic Violence Support

Exercise & Movement Playlist

AAU Department of Recreation Karate Playlist

Mental Health Playlist