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Mental Health/Addiction Forums

DOH & Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services staff are hosting public forums in all 21 counties about the integration. View the presentation.

Forums

Mental Health/Addiction Forums

DOH & Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services staff are hosting public forums in all 21 counties about the integration. View the presentation.

Forums

Get #teSTD4baby

Our “Protect Your Baby from Syphilis” awareness campaign educates pregnant women, their partners and clinicians about the importance of getting tested and treated for syphilis.

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DOH & Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services FAQs

FAQs on how the transfer of DMHAS will affect stakeholders, vendors and employees are available.

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Help NJ Fight Opioid Addiction

The Department of Health seeks applicants for grants to help pregnant women and new mothers recover from opioid addiction.

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Rural Health Weeks

Sept. 17-30 is Rural Health Weeks in NJ! Celebrate small towns & farm communities with the theme "Touching Lives, Transforming Communities and Renewing Spirits"

Governor's Proclamation

West Nile Virus

West Nile virus is spread by the bite of an infected mosquito and seen most often during the summer and early fall months. Protect yourself!

WNV FAQs

#ZapZika Campaign

An award-winning public awareness campaign is underway to educate pregnant women and those considering travel about Zika virus risks.

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Social Media

Follow the Department of Health on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.

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Press Releases

Get the latest news from the Department of Health. Subscribe DOH News Information Service.

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Newsletter

Read the latest edition of "Health Matters," the Department's newsletter.

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In the Spotlight

Safe Sleep

When you lay a baby down to sleep, be sure sleep time is a safe time! Place babies on their backs. They should not share their sleep surfaces with adults, pets or other children, even their own twin.

Safe Sleep Tips

Hurricane Relief

NJ stands ready to assist victims in need by offering resources & raising awareness of how to help.

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Preparedness Month

Hurricane Harvey affected many lives & caused severe damage. Hurricane Irma is expected to affect areas of the U.S. and U.S. territories. Stay safe before, during and after an emergency!

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NJ Cancer Incidence and Mortality Report

NJ Cancer Registry report shows a slight decline in invasive cancer diagnoses.

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Get #TeSTD

1 in 2 sexually active people will acquire an STD by age 25. Don't wait. Get #TeSTD. Download our posters in English and Spanish.

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#kNOwLEAD

Check out this video produced by the Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative about our #kNOwLEAD education campaign.

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Autism Resources for Families

Early Intervention Services are among the many resources New Jersey offers people with autism and their families.

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E-Cigarettes

Youth are vulnerable to e-cigarette advertisements.

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Healthy NJ 2020

Healthy New Jersey 2020 is the state’s health improvement plan for the decade. It is modeled after the federal Healthy People 2020 initiative and is the result of a multiyear process that reflects input from a diverse group of individuals and organizations.

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Your Guide to Health in New Jersey

Last Reviewed: 9/19/2017