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1044 State Street  •  Schenectady, NY 12307-1508

Tel. 518.370.1441  •  Fax 518.395.9431


67 Division Street  •  Amsterdam, NY 12010

Tel. 518.627.2110 or 627.2111 (Spanish)  •  Fax 518.627.2112

Hours of Operation:

Monday  8 am to 7 pm

Tuesday  8 am to 7 pm

Wednesday  8 am to 7 pm

Thursday  8 am to 7 pm

Friday  8 am to 5:30 pm

Saturday  9 am to 1 pm

Sunday (closed)

Hometown Health Centers helps people live healthier lives by improving health outcomes and health equity through quality primary care and preventative services. Anyone seeking care, regardless of income, will be helped and treated with respect by people who are mindful of cultural uniqueness and dedicated to continuous improvement.


Hometown Health Center patients will be seen by appointment with their primary care provider by calling 370-1441 during regularly scheduled business hours. Patient appointments are scheduled by members of the registration staff or Call Center employees. Health center patients are encouraged to schedule appointments with a provider, but the Center also offers emergency urgent care and same-day walk-in appointments daily to increase access to care in the community. The attendant will retrieve the needed information from the patient and then contact the provider “on-call.” The “on-call” provider will then call the patient in a timely manner and address the issue with them over the phone.




New Patient Registration Form (English)

New Patient Registration Form (Spanish)

Medical & Dental Records Release Form (English)


Medical & Dental Records Release Form (Spanish)


Hometown Health Service Area Map

Hometown Health Service Listing

Hometown Health Patient Resources and Forms

Privacy Practices




Click here for a downloadable map


From Albany:

Highway 890 to Exit 6 (Michigan Avenue)

Right on Michigan (turns into Brandywine)

5th left (past Albany St) on State Street

Almost immediate left into parking lot (past Trustco Bank)


From Amsterdam:

Highway 890 to Exit 6 (Michigan Avenue)

Left on Michigan (turns into Brandywine)

6th left (past Albany St) on State Street

Almost immediate left into parking lot (past Trustco Bank)


From Schenectady:

Near the corner of State Street and Brandywine, next to the Trustco Bank (Hamilton Hill).


The parking lot is also accessible from Albany Street.


1044 State Street • Schenectady, NY 12307

(518) 370-1441 •  fax (518) 395-9431




Hometown Health Center provides 24-hour, 7 day/week “on-call” provider coverage. A patient at HHC who may need to reach a provider after hours will automatically be connected with the Ellis Medicine answering exchange.


At anytime after regularly scheduled business hours, a patient will simply have to call 370-1441, the main telephone number at the Center, and they will be connected to an operator at the Ellis Hospital Exchange.



Hometown Health Center believes that all of its patients should feel welcome and comfortable when they visit the Center for healthcare or dental services. We recognize that being a patient can bring with it anxiety. For many it is a new experience and one that no one would choose unless it was absolutely necessary.


At HHC, it is our aim to give our patients and their relatives and friends as much information as possible so everyone understands exactly what to expect. It is perfectly normal for a patient to ask many questions and we are always happy to answer them. We want all of our patients to feel welcome and care for them in privacy and with respect and courtesy. We try to make everyone’s visit as pleasant as possible.


A “Patient Bill of Rights” is posted in all patient waiting areas and clinical settings. Patient care policies and procedures dealing with treatment or referrals are designed to serve the best interest of the health center patient.


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Thanks to ongoing support from Beechnut, Hometown Health Centers is able to offer free baby food to all patients who have an appointment with their child aged 6-18 months. We want to thank Beechnut for their generous donations of quality baby food, which have helped hundreds of families since the program started in August 2011. Click here to view the article that was published in the Schenectady Daily Gazette announcing this important initiative.

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HealthFest 2014


Hometown Health Center’s annual HealthFest took place on Friday, August 15. As in past years, there were dozens of community vendors, hundreds of visitors from around the city of Schenectady, and plenty of free food, prizes, and health screenings for adults and children alike. This is a fun family event that gets bigger and better every year. We hope to see you again next year! Click here for more details. Click here to view the official event poster.

Confidential STD Clinic


Hometown Health Centers conducts a free STD clinic each Tuesday from 5 pm to 7 pm in Suite B of the Schenectady center. This is a FREE service to all residents of Schenectady County, whether you are a patient here at Hometown or not. An advance appointment is not needed.

Employment Opportunities


Hometown Health Centers is expanding! Positions are available in medical, dental, nursing, front office, and administration. To see what positions are currently open, go to the Albany Times Union employment opportunities website and type “Hometown Health” into the purple Keyword box. Contact Human Resources at (518) 370-1441 or for more information.

Hometown Health Centers at Amsterdam

Is Now Open!


On October 22, Hometown Health Centers opened a brand new family health center in the nearby city of Amsterdam, New York. Our location at 67 Division Street is a state-of-the-art healthcare facility with the same ease of access and quality of care that patients enjoy at State Street in Schenectady. The building was completely renovated and is now accepting new patients. Click here to read a recent Schenectady Gazette article concerning the expansion of services (opens a PDF file).  Call 627-2110 for an appointment.

Extended Hours at Hometown Health Centers


Beginning in August 2014, Hometown Health Centers expanded its hours of operation to accommodate patients who wish to be seen later in the day. Monday through Thursday appointments can be made until 7:00 pm instead of 5:00 pm. Friday operating hours will remain 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Saturday hours will also remain the same, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.