Lisa McCafferty, R.S., MPH
Public Health Director


Location & Phone

1062 State Route 38
PO Box 120
Owego, NY 13827

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Healthy Neighborhoods Program

How Safe Is Your Home?

The Healthy Neighborhoods Program (HNP) provides a free in home assessment focusing on home safety.  An HNP team member can discuss areas where safety can be improved and may also supply FREE items to assist you with making your home safer!

 Tioga County Residents can call 687-8390 to schedule a FREE home safety check!

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Al Knapp Named Public Health Team Member of the Half

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tioga County Public Health Department is pleased to congratulate Al Knapp as Team Member of
the Half. This honor is given to employees who “demonstrate a philosophy of concern and who
make the department a better place in which to work. They must possess an eagerness to provide
prompt, efficient and courteous service to clients as well as to other co-workers.”

Al has worked for the Tioga County Public Health since 2006. He started as a Public Health
Technician and within two years was promoted to Sanitarian. His interest in and commitment to
Public Health is evident in him getting his Master's degree in Public Health and in becoming a
Certified Lead Assessor.

Al positively impacts our families who need help and guidance in home safety. He is also
instrumental in assuring our restaurants, summer camps, and public pools are safe. He helps people
live happier and healthier lives. Al exemplifies what public health is all about.

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