Hotline Numbers


 

  2-1-1
  Toll Free: Dial 211
  - Confidential information and referral helpline available 8am – 8pm, 7 days/week that provides information about shelter, food, clothing, employment support, childcare, eldercare and more. In addition, the database that is utilized to refer callers is always available to the public at http://www.hudson211.org/.
  - Hudson Valley Region 2-1-1

  Office For The Aging
  Toll Free: (866) 486-2555
  DUTCHESS NY Connects: (845) 486-2555
  Beacon Office: (845) 838-4870

  Child Abuse Hotline
  Toll Free: 1-800-342-3720

  Child Abuse Hotline for Mandated Sources
  Toll Free: 1-800-635-1522

  Child Abuse Hotline for Out-of-State Calls
  (518) 474-8740

  Crime Victims Assistance Program / Elder Abuse Services
  (845) 452-1110 - 24-hr Hotline

  Domestic Abuse
 - Battered Women's Services
   (845) 485-5550 - 24-hr Hotline
 - Grace Smith House
   (845) 471-3033 - 24-hr Hotline
 - House of Faith/House of Hope
   (845) 765-0294 - 24-hr Hotline

  Health
  - Flu Hotline: (845) 486-3435
  - Clinic Trial Hotline (845) 486-3753
  - HIV Counseling/Testing: (845) 486-3408
  - Lyme Disease: (845) 486-3407
  - Mosquito-Borne Disease Information Line: (845) 486-3438
  Medical Examiner's Office: (845) 431-9177
    - to report a death
  Public Health Emergencies:
    (845) 486-3404 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, M-F
    (845) 431-6465 - after hours
  Heat Complaints:
    (845) 486-3404 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, M-F
    (845) 431-6465 - after hours

  Human Resources
  24-hr Exam Hotline: (845) 486-2167
  Inclement Weather Hotline for Dutchess County Employees: (845) 486-2040

  Mental Hygiene
  HELPLINE for crisis intervention, telephone counseling, information & referral – 24 hours/day, 7 days/week:
  (845) 485-9700; Toll Free: (877) 485-9700

Suicide/Crisis Intervention numberSuicide/Crisis Intervention Number

  Public Defender
  Toll Free: 1-800-660-8818  (For outside 845 Area Code Only)

  Rape Crisis
  (845) 452-7272 - 24-hr Hotline

  Sheriff's Tip Line
  (845) 605-2583

  Water & Wastewater
  NOTE: All System Emergencies after 4:00pm and on Saturday and Sunday should be directed to
  Byrnes Answering Service at (845) 431-6677.
  Please  use the contact numbers below for emergencies during normal business hours.

 System Emergency Numbers as follows:

  - Birch Hill Water System  (845) 677-3839

  - Central Dutchess Water Transmission Line (CDWTL)  (845) 471-0917

  - Chelsea Cove Sewer System/Valley Dale Water & Sewer Systems  (845) 486-1030

  - Dalton Farms Water and Sewer Systems  (including Poughquag Hamlet Water System)
     (845) 677-3839

  - Hyde Park Water System/Staatsburg Water System/Zone D  (a.k.a. Harbourd Hills Water System)
      (845) 229-2524

  - Rokeby Water System  (845) 677-3839

  - Schreiber Water System  (845) 677-3839

  - Shore Haven Water System  (845) 677-3839

  - Valley Dale Water & Sewer Systems  (845) 677-3839

  See County Departments List for all County Department telephone numbers and additional information

  Additional hotline and victim information is available under Victims' Resources and Services