DEPARTMENTS > HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Dave Richardson, Health Officer
The Manalapan Township Health Department is the municipal agency of full and part time officials who provide a host of public health services and enforce State and local public health regulations. Officials are available 24 hours a day to respond to public health emergencies. The department’s essential functions are:
- Promoting healthy lives, especially for children, older people, and under-served segments of the population
- Monitoring and preventing infectious diseases and environmental threats
- Coordinating with private and public entities that provide, regulate, finance, or otherwise affect the region’s health services
- Creating and maintaining a health data collection system
Manalapan Township Board of Health
The Manalapan Township Board of Health is comprised of seven Manalapan Township resident volunteers who are appointed on rotating terms by the Mayor and Township Committee. The Board has statutory powers that enable this body to create ordinances and municipal policy on public health matters and employ the staff (Manalapan Township Health Department) necessary to perform its services and enforce its regulations.
The Board holds its meetings once a month, primarily the 4th Tuesday of the month at 8:00 p.m. in the Town Hall. The meetings are open to the public. For more information please call the Health Department and ask for the Secretary to the Board of Health.
Manalapan Township Health Department
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Manalapan Town Hall
120 Route 522 & Taylors Mills Road, Manalapan, NJ 07726
Phone: (732) 446-8345
Fax: (732) 446-1576