The Atlantic County Division of Public Health is in the Department of Human Services and offers comprehensive health services to enhance your work, your family, your neighborhood and your life.
201 South Shore Road, Stillwater Building
Northfield
New Jersey
08225
United States
+1 (609) 645-5935 +1 (609) 645-5931

Department of Human Services

Division of Public Health

Division of Public Health

Welcome to the Atlantic County Division of Public Health

Heat Warning

Avoid heat related illness. Take steps to protect yourself, your loved ones, your neighbors and your pets from excessive heat.

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We envision a community where every person enjoys a healthy lifestyle in a healthy environment. We are making that vision a reality by offering comprehensive health services to enhance your work, your family, your neighborhood and your life. Take a look at our programs and services. And remember that we are here for you with information, advice and the ability to help you enjoy better living – healthy living in Atlantic County.

Changing with the Seasons
Seasonal Health Tips

Ocean Water Quality Testing

The Atlantic County Ocean Water Quality Program, in its 28th season, ensures safe bathing areas for residents and tourists who visit Atlantic County’s 14 miles of beaches from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Weekly water quality samples are collected from 42 different sites and tested for bacteria according to standards set by the New Jersey State Department of Health. Weekly results are available at on the Ocean Water Quality page or by calling the seasonal toll-free hotline at 1-800-633-SWIM.

Live Stronger, Longer

Health Clinics and Screenings
FREE Health Screenings

Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic resistance is one of the world's most pressing public health problems. Americans of all ages can lower this risk by talking to their doctors and using antibiotics appropriately. Learn more

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