Mission Statement

"In partnership with our community, we are committed to serving as a leader to promote healthy lifestyles, ensure a clean and safe environment, and provide high-quality public health services to protect our present and future generations".

Guiding Principles:
  • To assess public health priorities of the community through comprehensive health planning;
  • To inform and educate our community about public health issues and concerns;
  • To empower individuals to take responsibility for their health and wellness and that of their communities;
  • To utilize a systemic, team approach to effectively solve problems and achieve our mission; and;
  • To promote a work environment which continually strives to incorporate our agency’s values.

Values:
  • Integrity   
  • Diversity   
  • Adaptability   
  • Professionalism   
  • Respect   
  • Equality   
  • Compassion
  • Innovation
  • Cultural Competence

News Articles

April 7, 2020

RESIDENTS COUNTING ON FOOD RETAILERS TO URGE CUSTOMERS & STAFF TO ADHERE TO COVID-19 SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES

Food retailers are one of the critical lifeline’s residents are depending on to help get them through the current COVID-19 event. And like many other businesses […]
April 6, 2020

OCC COVID-19 DRIVE THRU TESTING SITE ALL SET FOR BUSY SECOND WEEK

With the first week of the COVID-19 Drive thru testing site at Ocean County College in the books, public officials are pleased the first day of […]
April 6, 2020

IN OCEAN COUNTY, DONATIONS GIVEN; DONATIONS RECEIVED DURING CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Ocean County Government employees recently donated blood during the Ocean County employee blood drive providing 32 successful blood donations. In addition, some school districts, private citizens, […]