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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 […]
August 16, 2019

YOUTH SUICIDE A SERIOUS ISSUE IN OCEAN COUNTY!

(Toms River) – While the opioid crisis continues to grab headlines, another public health problem has quietly emerged in New Jersey, and here at home in […]
August 12, 2019

AUGUST IS NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION MONTH!

  TIME TO ENSURE YOU AND YOUR LOVED ONES ARE PROTECTED!   (Toms River) – Every August, for National Immunization Month, the Ocean County Health Department […]
August 5, 2019

OCEAN COUNTY ANIMAL FACILITIES HOPE TO “CLEAR THE SHELTERS” DURING ANNUAL ADOPTION EVENT! 

    (Toms River) – The Ocean County Animal Facilities are participating in the 5th annual “Clear the Shelters” national adoption event that will take place […]
July 29, 2019

HEALTH FAIR FULL OF FUN, FOOD AND FREE SCREENINGS FOR OLDER ADULTS

  OLDER ADULTS HEALTH FAIR – HOSTED BY OCHD!     (Toms River) – Seniors across the county are invited to the Ocean County Health Department […]
July 26, 2019

KEEP SAFE DURING THE OPPRESSIVE DOG DAYS OF SUMMER!

  (Toms River) – The Dog Days of Summer are upon us and Mother Nature is already turning up the heat with temperatures recently breaking the […]
July 11, 2019

BEACH BATHERS BEWARE!

RIP CURRENTS CAN TURN A DAY AT THE BEACH INTO A TRAGIC ONE! (Toms River) – Every year more than 30-thousand people are rescued in the […]
June 27, 2019

HURRICANE SEASON IS HERE! ARE YOU PREPARED?

    (Toms River) – Ocean County residents will always remember the power and devastation left behind by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 and the more than […]
June 19, 2019

SUBSTANCE ABUSE CRUSADER PROVIDES VITAL TESTIMONY

(Toms River) – Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) Chief of Administrative Services, Kimberly Reilly, recently made a trip to the state capital to provide key testimony […]
June 14, 2019

MEASLES UPDATE!

HEALTH DEPARTMENT REMINDING RESIDENTS AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS TO REMAIN VIGILANT DESPITE MEASLES OUTBREAK OVER!   (Toms River) – Measles may not be making the headlines […]