Contact Information

Health Department

152 Washington Avenue
First Floor
Belleville, N.J. 07109
T (973) 450-3390
Hours: 8am - 4pm

Environmental Services

First Floor

WIC Program

First Floor

Nursing Services

First Floor

Senior Citizen Transportation Service

First Floor

Animal Licensing

First Floor

Vital Statistics

Third Floor

Community Wellness

Health Department

Colleen Britton, Director

Homebound Visiting Nurse Service

Services designed to maintain senior citizens in their own residences by providing nursing assessment of the seniors physical status and their ability to perform the activities of daily living.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's):

How do I obtain a copy of my birth, death, marriage certificate?
Can come in person with two forms of identification or write in a request with copies of two forms of identification. Certified copies are $20.00 each.

Do you offer immunizations (i.e. immunizations for children and flu shots)
We have a Vaccines for Children Program and we offer free Flu shots in the fall.

Landlord/tenant complaints/questions such as; How do I pursue a heat, mold, rodent/insect infestations complain?
Complaints are documented and investigated, health code questions are answered.

Essex County Senior Citizens Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program

Belleville residents 60 and older may be eligible for vouchers to purchase locally grown “Jersey Fresh” fruits, vegetables and herbs. To qualify for the $20 vouchers, an individual’s income cannot exceed $21,590, two member households cannot exceed $29,101.

Please call the Belleville Health Dept. at 973-450-3389 or 973-450-3394 to make an appointment to apply.  Identification is required in the form of a PAAD or Medicaid Card, or proof of annual income. Identity & residency proof will also be required.