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Health Department

(973) 593-3079
(973) 593-3072
Madison Civic Center
28 Walnut Street
Madison, NJ 07940 (map)


About the Department of Health
Location of the Department of Health administrative offices:
Madison Civic Center, 28 Walnut Street, Madison, NJ 07940
Location of the Health Center:
Madison Civic Center, 28 Walnut Street, Madison, NJ 07940
Office Hours:
8 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday

Welcome to the Department of Health home page. Our pages are designed to provide you with information about our programs and services, as well as important dates and health related links. 

Visit our "LINKS" to check for the most current public health alert bulletins




2013 Annual Licenses For Dogs and Cats due now!
Applications for the 2013 licenses may be downloaded by clicking here.  Registration may be done by mail or in person at the Health Department, 28 Walnut Street, M-F, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pets must have current rabies immunity valid through October 31, 2012.


Preparing for Emergencies: Check out these two helpful publications from the New Jersey Department of Health and Human Services for what you can do to prepare your home and family for an emergency situation.  Click for "The Public Health Guide to Emergency Planning" or "Prepare and Maintain an Emergency Kit". 

Concerned about Bed Bugs? Click here for a Fact Sheet or the CDC's statement.

Monthly Blood Pressure Screening, 2nd Friday of each month, 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Immunization Clinics for underinsured or uninsured children 2nd Tuesday of each month by appointment only.  Call 973-593-3079x9


Madison Health Department Nurses, Flo Rice and Marlene Dolan,  attended the 45th National Immunization Conference March 27-31, 2011 in Washington, DC.  More than 1500 attendees from around the U.S. and beyond participated in various workshops and plenary sessions.  Rice and Dolan presented posters describing their vaccine efforts in Madison and contracting communities.  Support for this activity was provided through preparedness grant funding. 

Battery Disposal in Morris County 
Click here for appropriate battery disposal recommendations and resources in Morris County.