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The Bernards Township Health Department's is the Public Health agency for the community and is charged with protecting people's health and well-being. With a population based focus on prevention and health promotion, our work employs a spectrum of interventions aimed at the environment, human behavior and lifestyle, and clinical services. We hope that you will find useful information on the latest public health issues and with the many public health services offered by our department.

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Rabies Shot Clinics
Sat. 01/12/2019
10 am to Noon
FREE. Available for all dogs and cats. No appointment necessary. First Come-First Serve.
Bernards Township Publics Work Garage
277 S. Maple Ave., Basking Ridge, NJ 07934

New Animal Cruelty Update
8 am
Updated statutes and plain language description of provisions and requirements of R.S. 4:22-17 and 4:22-26.
Bernards Township Animal Control
262 S. Finley Avenue, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Breathe Free Smoke-Free Parks
Wed., 01/16/2019
Startin January 16, 2019 the NJ state law extending the existing prohibition of smoking and vaping in indoor public areas will be extended to all municipal parks.
All Bernards Township Municipal Parks

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
8:30 am - 5 pm
Learn to help a young person going through a mental health crisis. Become a Youth Mental Health First Aider. Registration required.
Bernards Township Library - Program Room B
32 South Maple Avenue, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

ANGST: Documentary Screening
6:30 pm
View the documentary "Angst" to raise awareness about anxiety and its causes. Visit to RSVP for free. Open to the public age 10+
Ridge High School PAC
268 South Finley Ave

The Bernards Township Health Department is a Contractual Health Agency serving: Bernards Township, Bernardsville Borough, Chester Borough,
Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, Peapack and Gladstone Borough.