Thank You!

The Seneca County Health Department would like to thank you for taking the time to consider becoming a volunteer.

Volunteers enable the Seneca County Health Department to prepare and respond to a potential public health emergency.

In an emergency your community will need you!

If you are willing to assist the
Seneca County Health Dept. in
a time of crisis,
please visit this website:

ServNY -
New York State's Volunteer Program

or contact
Kerry VanAuken,
Emergency Preparedness Coordinator
PHONE: (315) 539-1949
for a form you can fill out

Seneca County Health Department
31 Thurber Dr.
Waterloo, NY 13165

Signing up does not require you to assist.
Your contact information will be added to our contact list.
In the event of an emergency
you may be called.


We need your help in the following areas:

  • General- running errands, setting up, loading & unloading supplies maintaining a hazard-free environment

  • Clerical-to assist with clerical duties such as copying and data entry

  • RN / LPN / Nurses – to assist with medical care

  • Translators, including American Sign Language

  • Pastoral/Mental Health/Crisis

  • Counseling – to calm fears assist individuals in coping with possible traumatic situations

  • Physicians / NP / PA – to discuss medical histories and recommend appropriate treatment

  • Pharmacists/Veterinarians – to prepare prescriptions and supervise break-up of bulk supplies