The Somerset County Department of Health is the lead agency responsible for countywide Public Health emergency planning and response activities.
The Somerset County Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Team works to promote planning, training and coordination between public and private sector agencies to protect the health of the community during natural or manmade emergency situations.
SCDOH facilitates public/private partnerships to participate in community health assessments and works to identify and address population based health issues affecting Somerset County.
Somerset County Department of Health can provide presentations regarding personal preparedness to community members, organizations, and businesses within our contract towns. If you are interested, please
contact us. Emergency Communications
Additionally, SCDOH serves as the
LINCS agency for the County, connecting individuals and organizations with pertinent information related to disease outbreaks, food recalls, and pertinent health information. Volunteering
Interested in volunteering? Read more information about the Civilian Medical Reserve Corps (
MRC) and find out how you can help during a disaster.
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A public hearing on the proposed budget will be held April 25 at 6:30 p.m.
03/29/2017 2:09 PM
This is the second year in a row Somerset County has earned this ranking.
03/29/2017 1:56 PM
Learn about cultural identities and how to develop cultural competence for the benefit of youth at this workshop on April 7.
03/27/2017 4:11 PM
April is National County Government Month: A time to explore what programs and services fit your needs now and in the future!
03/27/2017 10:55 AM
Need a passport? Starting April 1, the County Clerk's Office will open on the first Saturday of the month (with some exceptions) to accept passport applications.
03/22/2017 4:49 PM
Learn what to do to lessen the effects of hazards.
Register by April 4; seating is limited
03/22/2017 3:43 PM
‘First Saturday of the Month’ in Bridgewater, E-waste and Tire in Hillsborough, Household Hazardous Waste in Warren, Composting in Bridgewater
03/28/2017 3:52 PM
There's something for everyone at Somerset County Senior Wellness Centers.
03/25/2017 8:33 PM
With funding from the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority, Somerset County will study options for the Picket Place Bridge in Branchburg and Hillsborough.
03/21/2017 11:53 AM
The program provides up to 15 months of rental assistance and monthly case management to eligible Somerset County residents.
03/16/2017 1:54 PM