Fall Flu Shot Clinics

Fall Flu Shot Clinics

Montgomery Health Department announces Fall Flu Clinics Vaccinating ages 4 to 104 Offering more clinics for your convenience! Free for Medicare recipients The Centers for Disease Control recommends vaccination against influenza for all people over 6 months of age.  The

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Increase in Foodborne Illnesses in our Community

Increase in Foodborne Illnesses in our Community

Montgomery Twp. – The Health Department has seen an increase in the number of foodborne illnesses in our area, especially over the past month. Foodborne illnesses like E. coli, Salmonella, Giardiasis, and Campylobacter can pose serious health risks and may

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Solar Eclipse Eye Safety

Solar Eclipse Eye Safety

Please read this info sheet of guidelines for viewing a solar eclipse.  Please note when reading this sheet that in New Jersey, there will be no totality.  The sun will be blocked 75% at most. Therefore THERE IS NEVER A

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Staying Safe During Summertime Heat

Staying Safe During Summertime Heat

Exposure to excessive heat can cause illness, injury and death. Approximately 400 people die each year from exposure to heat due to weather conditions, and many more people die from health conditions that are worsened by exposure to excess heat.

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Rabies Alert

Rabies Alert

This month, there has been a surge in the number of rabies cases identified in wild animals near Montgomery. Protect yourself and your pets by having them vaccinated against rabies. Rabies is a deadly virus that attacks the nervous system.

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"Its a walk in the park": New Park Maps Available

“Its a walk in the park”: New Park Maps Available

Montgomery Township has developed a new series of parks maps which are user friendly and include the various amenities to be found in each of 10 Township and 2 Somerset County parks located here.  These maps are in color PDF

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Rabies Clinic Vaccination Clinic Sat. April 22

Rabies Clinic Vaccination Clinic Sat. April 22

FOR DOGS & CATS Sponsored by Rocky Hill Board of Health Protect your pet (and your community)! Saturday, April 22 10 AM to 12 Noon Rocky Hill Fire House For Safety’s sake— Please, no children under age 7. Dogs must

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Drug Addiction Epidemic in Our Back yard

Drug Addiction Epidemic in Our Back yard

Panel Discussion Wednesday, April 26 Despite efforts to reduce its growth, the heroin epidemic in New Jersey isn’t letting up. The number of heroin deaths throughout New Jersey, including the suburbs, are triple that of national statistics. As a result,

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FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINIC FOR DOGS & CATS

FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINIC FOR DOGS & CATS

Sponsored by Montgomery Township Health Department/Animal Control Protect your pet (and your community)!   Saturday, April 1, 2017 Pennington Borough Public Works Garage 301 N. Main Street, Pennington DOGS:  9:00 am – 10:00 am CATS:   10:00 am-11:00 am   For

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Reminder: Cats are Licensed to Fight Rabies too!

Reminder: Cats are Licensed to Fight Rabies too!

Last year, the Montgomery Twp. Board of Health adopted an amendment to Ordinance BH 11A, Feline Rabies Control, to improve vaccination rates among Montgomery’s cats.  Rabies vaccination has been required for cats in Montgomery since 1990. A cat licensing requirement

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