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November 1, 2018

Measles Advisory

The Ocean County Health Department wishes to remind residents of some appropriate precautions given the recent confirmation of measles diagnosis in Lakewood.  Prior to the availability […]
April 23, 2019

HOMELESS CATS AND DOGS IN NEED OF FOREVER HOMES

HOMELESS CATS AND DOGS IN NEED OF FOREVER HOMES DURING NATIONAL ADOPT A SHELTER PET DAY!   (Toms River) – Every year thousands of cats and […]
April 11, 2019

National Minority Health Month Special Event

A HEALTHY DOSE OF FREE SERVICES BEING OFFERED AT OCHD SPECIAL EVENT!   (Toms River) – The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) is celebrating National Minority […]
April 2, 2019

SECOND DECLARED OUTBREAK: MEASLES STILL A CONCERN IN OCEAN COUNTY

WITH MEASLES STILL A CONCERN IN OCEAN COUNTY, OCHD RELEASES IMPORTANT TIPS, STATS AND RESOURCES FOR RESIDENTS, HEALTH PROVIDERS AND COMMUNITY LEADERS! (Toms River) – It […]
March 29, 2019

NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH WEEK!

FREE SUBSTANCE ABUSE AWARENESS AND WELLNESS SEMINARS AIMED AT OLDER ADULTS KICKS OFF NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH WEEK!   (Toms River) – Every Spring the Ocean County […]
March 1, 2019

SOCIAL AUTOPSY

 A NEW AND INNOVATIVE PROGRAM TO HELP FIGHT ADDICTION AND OVERDOSE DEATHS IN COUNTY!     (Toms River) – The Ocean County Health Department recently released […]
February 19, 2019

It’s an Alarming Fact!

CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS DON’T MALFUNCTION AS OFTEN AS PEOPLE THINK!   (Toms River) – Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is known as the “silent killer,” but that […]
February 19, 2019

Here’s the Purrfect Cat for You!

Captain Barbossa is a three legged furball available for adoption at the Northern Ocean County Animal Facility in Jackson. To learn more about this special kitty […]
February 11, 2019

ANNUAL 3-D DRINKING, DRUGGING AND DRIVING EVENT

HEALTH DEPARTMENT DRIVES HOME ANTI-DUI MESSAGE WITH ANNUAL 3-D DRINKING, DRUGGING AND DRIVING EVENT! (Toms River) – The statistics are sobering! Everyday 6 teens ages 16 […]
January 28, 2019

What Are Some Of The Reasons People Don’t Use Drugs And Alcohol?

Our Field Representative, Samantha, shatters the myths around why people choose to abstain from drugs/alcohol. #NDAFW Be sure to like and subscribe to our channel! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCw85W1QH2ygAdKozDaM4HyQ […]