Roman Catholic 
Diocese of Ogdensburg


Catholic Charities

Administrative Office
214 Caroline Street
Ogdensburg, NY 13669

Retreat Centers

Wadhams Hall
Building Manager: 
Telephone: 315-393-4231
6866 State Highway 37
Ogdensburg, NY 13669-4420
Web Site:
Director: Msgr. Robert H. Aucoin

Ellenburg Center
Our Lady of the Adirondacks House of Prayer
Telephone: 518-594-3253
7270 Star Rd. Rt. 190
Ellenburg Center, NY 12934-2501 
Email: and
President, Board of Directors:  David Petrelli, 518-651-4948
Spiritual Director: Rev. Guy Edwards
Association Membership: 93

Prison Ministry


Altona Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 125
555 Devils Den Road
Altona, NY 12910
Telephone: 518-236-7841 ext. 4810
Fax: 518-236-6235

Cape Vincent

Cape Vincent Correctional Facility
36560 State Route 12E
PO Box 599
Cape Vincent, NY 13618
Telephone: 315-654-4100, ext. 4800


Clinton Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 757
1156 Cook Street
Dannemora, NY 12929
Telephone: 518-492-2511, ext. 4800


Gouverneur Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 370
112 Scotch Settlement Road
Gouverneur, NY 13642
Telephone: 315-287-7351 ext. 4800
Fax: 315-287-2533


Franklin Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 10
Malone, NY 12953-9720
Telephone: 518-483-6040, ext. 4805
Fax: 518-483-6040, ext. 3699


Bare Hill Correctional Facility
Caller Box 20
181 Brand Road
Malone, NY 12953
Telephone: 518-483-8411, ext. 4810


Upstate Correctional Facility
PO Box 2000
Malone, NY 12953
Telephone: 518-483-6997 ext. 4800


Riverview Correctional Facility
PO Box 247
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
Telephone: 315-393-8400 ext. 4820


Federal Correctional Institution
P.O. Box 300
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Telephone: 518-897-4000


Adirondack Correctional Facility
Box 110
Ray Brook, NY 12977-0110
Telephone: 518-891-1343 ext. 4805

Military Chaplaincy

Fort Drum

10785A Chapel Drive
Building #P-10785A
Fort Drum, NY 13602

Joseph P. Lea, Catholic Chaplain

Catholic Pastoral Life Community Coordinator and Religious Education Coordinator: Laura J. Kazmarek
Telephone: 315-836-5735  

Health Services


Rev. Corneille Boyeye, MSC
Telephone: 315-541-2414
Fax: 315-541-2088
St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center
1 Chimney Point Drive 
Ogdensburg, NY 13669 


Rev. William G. Reamer
University of Vermont Health Network
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
75 Beekman Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Mailing Address:  PO Box 240 Morrisonville, NY 12962
Telephone: 518-561-2000
Residence: 5 Church Street Morrisonville
Telephone: 518-561-1842
Fax: 518-561-2269
Beeper: 518-574-0266 (Please leave phone number you wish me to call.)


Catholic Chaplain and Coordinator of Pastoral Care: Sister Maria Flavia D'Costa, SCC
Samaritan Medical Center 
830 Washington Street
Watertown, NY 13601
Office Telephone: 518-593-0051

Mission to Serve Elders and Infirm

Lake Placid

Mercy Care for the Adirondacks
Executive Director: Donna Beal
Telephone: 518-523-5580
Fax: 518-523-5449 
185 Old Military Road 
Lake Placid, NY 12946 

Nursing Home


St. Joseph's Home
Administrator: Mrs. Colleen Steele
Telephone: 315-393-3780
Fax: 315-393-3847
950 Linden Street
Ogdensburg, NY 13669 
Chaplain: St. Mary's Cathedral
Affiliation: St. Joseph's Foundation
Foundation Telephone: 315-393-3780

Summer Center

Saranac Lake 

Guggenheim Center for Religious Programs
PO Box 664
1468 County Route 18
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Telephone: Main Lodge 518-891-0809 
Dormitory 518-891-3323

Catholic Radio

Light of Truth, Inc.

WCLP 98.3 FM – Lake Placid
P.O. Box 552
Keene Valley, NY  12943
(518) 312-5636
Deacon John Fehlner, Pres.
Maura Hearden Fehlner, VP

Lay Associations of the Faithful

San Damiano Franciscan Community, Third Order Penitents of St. Francis
189 Park Av, PO Box 673
Inlet, NY 13360
Brother Edward Bick