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
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Information for New Moms
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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 http://www.nj.gov/health/er/njphtv.shtml#prep 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!