A raccoon found in the area of Lake Road in Far Hills has tested positive for rabies.
03/14/2018 4:30 PM
For the third year in a row, a national survey has ranked Somerset County among the top three healthiest counties in New Jersey.
03/14/2018 12:00 PM
If you're 50 or above, or have family risk factors, be sure to get screened for colorectal cancer, which is one of the most preventable cancers.
03/12/2018 4:00 PM
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.
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.
Interested in volunteering? Read more information about the Civilian Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) and find out how you can help during a disaster.
Download and print the resources below to build your own Family Emergency Guide!