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Health Office

Our mission is to protect public health, promote individual well-being & prevent diseases.

Essential activities the Department provides for the Community:

  • Prevents epidemics and the spread of disease
  • Protects against environmental hazards
  • Prevents injuries
  • Promotes and encourages healthy behaviors
  • Responds to disasters and assists communities in recovery
  • Assures the quality and accessibility of health services

The goal of the Health Department is to improve the health of the community by providing residents with Programs that includes:

The Health Department employs full-time licensed staff that includes: a Health Officer, Registered Environmental Health Specialist, Public Health Field Investigator, two Public Health Nurses, Registrar of Vital Statistics, and two Animal Control Officers. A Health Educator is on staff on a contractual basis.

Fight the Flu! - Free Flu Shots


CLICK HERE for more Information

Information for New Moms

CLICK HERE for an informational phamplet.

Mosquito-Proof Your Yard

For more information please CLICK HERE to read about ways to Mosquito-Proof Your Yard

Zika Virus Information

NJ Public Heath TV page This page has all our videos including Preparedness, Zika and Ebola

Local Students’ Documentary Release Coincides With The Grand Opening Of Ewing’s New Animal Shelter

Give Me Shelter takes an inside look at the Ewing Animal Shelter and EASEL (Ewing Animal Shelter Extension League) in their efforts to find homes for man’s best friend. From the opening of a new shelter to adoption days, this documentary explores ways in which people can help. Join us in our efforts to provide these animals with better lives by giving back to local animal shelters.


Our thanks to TCNJ students Carolina Chica, Colin Beirne, Monica Blumenstein, Connor Kennedy and Joe Vasile. Congratulations on a job well done!

Health Administrator
Teri Vacirca x7691

Health Officer
Sharon McNellis-Kissel x7806

Administrative Assistant
Junior Abel x7619

Health Inspector
Carol Martin x7695

Heather Larovere x7686

Sharon Canulli x7685

Animal Control Officer
Rick Moore x7175

Office Phone

p: (609) 883-2900 ext. 7691
f: (609) 883-0215

Mailing Address
Township of Ewing
Public Health Officer
2 Jake Garzio Drive
Ewing, NJ 08628

Hours of Operation
M-F 8:30am - 4:30pm

Municipal Building:
2 Jake Garzio Drive
Ewing, NJ 08628

(609) 883-2900
M-F: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Senior & Community Center:
999 Lower Ferry Road
Ewing, NJ 08628
(609) 883-1776
M-F: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Jack Stephan Way (Brush Drop-off):
M-F: 7:30am - 2:30pm
Sat: 7:30am - 2:30pm

Scotch Road (Public Works):
Bulk and Electronic Items
M-F: 7:00am - 2:30pm
Sat: 7:00am - 2:30pm

Ewing Animal Shelter
4 Jake Garzio Drive
(609) 771-8076

Ewing Police
2 Jake Garzio Drive
(609) 882-1313

Ewing Branch Library
61 Scotch Road
(609) 882-3130

Rental Property Concern Hotline:
(609) 323-1177

Ewing Environmental Commission

Weather Central
Courtesy of PHVFC

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