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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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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

Seasonal Flu Shot Clinics
Wed., 10/10/2018 (first clinic)
9-11 am
Seven Flu Shot Clinics to meet your need - age 4 years to adult. All vaccine is Quadrivalent. No Appt needed. Valid Medicare Part B OR Residents $25 Non-Residents $35.
St. James Church
184 So. Finley Ave., Basking Ridge, NJ
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Rabies Shot Clinics
Sat. 11/10/18
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

DEA Rx Drug Take Back : Drive Thru
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Drop off your medications during DEA Takeback Day. Only unused and expired prescription/ over the counter medication. Only solid medications, pills, patches, inhalers, and similar objects. No liquid, medical waste (including oxygen tanks) or syringes.
Bernards Police Department
1 Collyer Lane, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Walking Home: Planning Your End of Life Journey
9:00 am to Noon
Conversation about planning, legal choices, spiritual concerns, hospice and palliative care. FREE and Open to All.
VNA of Somerset Hills
200 Mt. Airy Rd., Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

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.