Student meeting with a healthcare worker at a school based health center

Summer Health Care

You and your family can continue to get health care at schools this summer through Whitney Young Health, including yearly physicals, sick visits (including prescriptions), management of diabetes, asthma and other chronic conditions, vaccinations, referrals to specialists, assistance with enrollment in health insurance and more!


School-Based Health Centers

Open to all City School District of Albany students, no out-of-pocket cost

Tuesdays: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | Giffen Memorial Elementary School | 274 South Pearl St.
Wednesdays: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | Albany High School | 700 Washington Ave.

To make an appointment, call Nyasia Roberts at (518) 925-5904


Whitney on Wheels (WOW) van

Open to Whitney Young patients of all ages, subject to insurance

Mondays: 1-4 p.m. | Harriet Gibbons Student Services Center | 75 Watervliet Ave.
Fridays: 9-11 a.m. | Edmund J. O’Neal School of Excellence | 50 Lark St.

To make an appointment, call LaMyaah Lanier-Myles at (518) 424-2953


Immunizations and COVID-19 vaccinations

For additional information on immunization and vaccination clinics, please visit the Albany County Department of Health's website, or contact them at (518) 447-4589. A list of the required immunizations is also available on the immunizations page of our site.


Have questions?

Suzanne McCarthy

Health Coordinator