September is National Preparedness Month and a time to evaluate how ready you are.
09/01/2017 1:02 PM
The plan enables state, county and local governments to work collaboratively to define potential hazards and mitigation solutions.
08/23/2017 11:42 AM
Thanks to curbside and online donations, this year's Curbing Hunger Month program exceeded its goal of 50,000 pounds.
08/16/2017 11:18 AM
Somerset County was one of 16 employers honored at the second Healthy Workplace Awards breakfast.
06/20/2017 11:18 AM
The Somerset County Department of Health urges residents to learn the facts about pool safety.
05/25/2017 11:03 AM
This twice-monthly e-newsletter is a quick and easy way to learn about county programs, services and events.
02/17/2017 10:22 AM
A program designed to help flood-prone municipalities with residential buyouts has been approved by the Board of Chosen Freeholders.
09/29/2016 2:34 PM
06/01/2016 2:18 PM
Paul Masaba, MD., Director and Health Officer
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Directions to Somerset County Department of Health
What We Do:
The Somerset County Department of Health is dedicated to fostering healthy lifestyles and a safe environment through effective leadership in public health, comprehensive planning, development of proactive community partnerships and a continued commitment to public health service. Additionally, SCDOH is the lead agency responsible for countywide Public Health emergency planning and response activities.
SCDOH provides essential public health services to our contract communities including:
- Public Health Administration
- Health Education
- Environmental Health
- Public Health Nursing
- Communicable Disease Control and Prevention
- Maternal and Child Health
- Adult Health Programs
SCDOH also provides and supports essential services throughout the County and the region, including:
- Public Health Emergency Preparedness
- Environmental Health
- Regional Chronic Disease Coalition
- TB Control
Who We Serve:
The Somerset County Department of Health serves as the Health Department to our contracted communities:
- Bedminster (including Pluckemin, Pottersville)
- Far Hills
- Franklin (including East Millstone, Franklin Park, Kingston, Middlebush, Griggstown, Little Rocky Hill, Somerset, Zarephath)
- North Plainfield
If you live in any other township, please contact your local health department .