County Department Updates


Services by Phone

Please be aware that the following Ulster County Departments will have limited access to the public, but will be taking clients via phone/email and can answer questions about how to receive services:

  • Department of Social Services – (845) 334-5000
  • Office for the Aging – (845) 340-3456
  • Veteran Services Agency – (845) 340-3190
  • Office of Employment and Training – (845) 340-3170

Department of Motor Vehicles:

  • Ulster County Office Building in Kingston is closed to the public until further notice
  • A drop box for the office is on the back side of the building, 244 Fair St.
  • Contact (845) 340-3700 for the DMV
  • Contact (845) 340-3288 for the County Clerk’s Office

Probation and Pretrial Release Program:

  • Offices will be closed to the public including satellite offices (Kingston, Saugerties, New Paltz and Ellenville)
  • Contact Probation Officer for reporting instructions or call main number for assistance (845) 340-3200
  • Phone hours will be Monday-Friday 9:00AM-5:00PM
  • All in person programming and meetings are cancelled until further notice.
  • Probation Officers are available by phone.

Restorative Justice and Community Empowerment Center:

  • Center is closed to the public
  • All programming and meetings are cancelled until further notice.
  • Contact (845) 340-3200 for assistance

Community Service:

  • Office will be closed to the public
  • Community service crews are cancelled until further notice.
  • Messages can be left at (845) 340-3342
  • Contact (845) 340-3200 for assistance

Crime Victims Assistance Program:

  • Office will be closed to the public, but Counselors are available by phone
  • Non-emergency phone number (845) 340-3443
  • The hotline and emergency response will continue to be available 24 hours a day/7 days a week at (845) 340-3442

STOP DWI

  • Office will be closed to the public
  • Contact (845) 340-3448 for assistance