Environmental Health Division
Working to keep the environment safe for us all.
Emergency Preparedness Division
Protecting our citizens from public health emergencies - natural, biological, chemical, radiological and nuclear.
Health Education Division
Helping people to make healthier choices and live healthier lifestyles through education and instruction.
Nursing Division
Keeping Salem County residents healthy through Vaccination Clinics, Health Screenings and much more.
Human Services Division
Addressing the needs of our most at risk population with respect, care and accountability.

Salem County Department of Health & Human Services


Prevent. Promote. Protect.

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Our Mission

We are dedicated to the promotion and protection of the public’s health through prevention, education & partnership within the community of Salem County.

Our Vision

We will continually enhance and adapt our services to the needs of the community resulting in a healthy, accountable population that recognizes the Health Department as a valuable resource.  The 10 essential public health services.

  • Monitor health status to identify community health problems and community resources
  • Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community
  • Inform, educate, and empower people about health issues
  • Mobilize community partnerships to identify and solve health problems
  • Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts
  • Enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety
  • Link people to needed personal health services and assure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable
  • Assure a competent public health and personal health care workforce
  • Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services
  • Research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems

Calendar of Events

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Health Screenings 9:00 am
Health Screenings @ Pennsville Post Office
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and Sugar screenings. You can find us at: Pennsville Post Office First Monday of every month Elmer Post Office Second Wednesday of every month
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Wellness Clinic 2:00 pm
Wellness Clinic @ Memorial Hospital of Salem County
May 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wellness Clinic every Thursday 2pm to 5:30 pm on the 3rd floor of the Salem Memorial Hospital. Cancer Screening Health Screenings (Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and sugar) Shots for Tots Adult Immunizations Sexually Transmitted Disease evaluation &[...]
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Health Screenings 9:00 am
Health Screenings @ Elmer Post Office
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Free Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and Sugar screenings. You can find us at: Pennsville Post Office First Monday of every month Elmer Post Office Second Wednesday of every month
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Wellness Clinic 2:00 pm
Wellness Clinic @ Memorial Hospital of Salem County
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wellness Clinic every Thursday 2pm to 5:30 pm on the 3rd floor of the Salem Memorial Hospital. Cancer Screening Health Screenings (Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and sugar) Shots for Tots Adult Immunizations Sexually Transmitted Disease evaluation &[...]
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Wellness Clinic 2:00 pm
Wellness Clinic @ Memorial Hospital of Salem County
May 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wellness Clinic every Thursday 2pm to 5:30 pm on the 3rd floor of the Salem Memorial Hospital. Cancer Screening Health Screenings (Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and sugar) Shots for Tots Adult Immunizations Sexually Transmitted Disease evaluation &[...]
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Wellness Clinic 2:00 pm
Wellness Clinic @ Memorial Hospital of Salem County
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wellness Clinic every Thursday 2pm to 5:30 pm on the 3rd floor of the Salem Memorial Hospital. Cancer Screening Health Screenings (Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and sugar) Shots for Tots Adult Immunizations Sexually Transmitted Disease evaluation &[...]
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Contact Us

Salem County Health Dept.
110 Fifth Street • Suite 400
Salem, NJ 08079

856.935.7510 (Phone)
856.935.8483 (Fax)
Report An Immediately Reportable Disease: 856-935-7510 ext. 8485

After Hours Contact

856.769.1955

Have Concerns?

Report a Public Health Concern Here

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FIND US AT:  110 Fifth Street, Suite 400, Salem, NJ 08079