Contact Information


Phone Number:  (908) 879-3660  Ext. 2128
Fax Number: (908) 879-0122
E-Mail:  Health@ChesterBorough.org

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8 AM - 4 PM

The Chester Borough Board of Health meets on the second Monday of each month at 7:30.  The Board of Health is responsible for approving applications for new septic systems and the alteration or repair of septic systems; the drilling and abandonment of potable wells and food handling.  Applications for septic systems must be received in the secretary’s office ten (10) business days before the monthly meeting.

Bernards Township Health Department:  http://www.bernardshealth.org/

The Bernards Township Health Department is the Contractual Health Agency serving seven communities, including Bernard’s Township, Bernardsville, Chester Borough, Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, Mendham Township and Peapack-Gladstone.  Each town has an independent Board of Health with a representative from the Bernards Township Health Department.

Services of the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Somerset Hillshttp://www.visitingnurse.org/services/

The VNA of Somerset Hills has contracts with Bedminster, Bernard’s Township, Bernardsville, Chester Borough, Far Hills, Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, Mendham Township and Peapack-Gladstone to provide the following health services: child health clinics; school audits; staff Department of Health clinics; hypertension screenings; and visit the frail elderly.

Upcoming Events

Oct
16
Wed
2019 Flu Shot Clinics
Oct 16 all-day
2019 Flu Shot Clinics @ Bernards | New Jersey | United States

The Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled 2019 Seasonal Flu Shot Clinics in October. All clinics are open to those 4 years old through adults and no appointment is needed. All flu shots are quadrivalent which combats four flu viruses.

Five clinics will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on:

  • Wednesday, October 9 at St. James Church, 184 S. Finley Ave. in Basking Ridge
  • Thursday, October 10, at the Mendham Area Senior Housing (MASH) located at One Heritage Drive in Mendham
  • Wednesday, October 16 at the Long Hill Municipal Building, 915 Valley Rd. in Gillette
  • Friday, October 18 at the Peapack-Gladstone Municipal Building, 1 School St. in Peapack
  • Saturday, October 19 at the Bernards Township Community Center, 289 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge

One clinic will be held from 12 Noon to 2 p.m. on:

  • Thursday, October 10, at the Chester Area Senior Housing (CASH) located at 1 Cole Court in Chester

Two clinics will be held from 3:30 pm to 5:30 on:

  • Wednesday, October 16 at the Bernardsville Library, 1 Anderson Hill Road, Bernardsville
  • Tuesday, October 22 at the Bernards Township Community Center, 289 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge

The cost of the flu shot is $25 for residents and $35 for non-residents and the flu shots are also available for no charge for those with a valid Medicare Part B card. Participants should consult with their doctor before receiving the flu vaccine. Clinical services are provided by the Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills.

Parents should note that New Jersey law requires that children up to 59 months of age attending any licensed child-care center or pre-school facility, must receive at least one dose of influenza vaccine between September 1st and December 31st of each year. To assist parents in obtaining this vaccination for their pre-school child, the Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled our Seasonal Flu Shot clinics to include children who are age 4 and older in addition to administering flu shots to adults.

For additional information, call the Bernards Township Health Department at (908) 204-2520.

The Bernards Township Health Department is the contractual health agency for Bernards Township, Bernardsville Borough, Chester Borough, Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, and Peapack and Gladstone Borough.

Flyer

Oct
18
Fri
2019 Flu Shot Clinics
Oct 18 all-day
2019 Flu Shot Clinics @ Bernards | New Jersey | United States

The Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled 2019 Seasonal Flu Shot Clinics in October. All clinics are open to those 4 years old through adults and no appointment is needed. All flu shots are quadrivalent which combats four flu viruses.

Five clinics will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on:

  • Wednesday, October 9 at St. James Church, 184 S. Finley Ave. in Basking Ridge
  • Thursday, October 10, at the Mendham Area Senior Housing (MASH) located at One Heritage Drive in Mendham
  • Wednesday, October 16 at the Long Hill Municipal Building, 915 Valley Rd. in Gillette
  • Friday, October 18 at the Peapack-Gladstone Municipal Building, 1 School St. in Peapack
  • Saturday, October 19 at the Bernards Township Community Center, 289 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge

One clinic will be held from 12 Noon to 2 p.m. on:

  • Thursday, October 10, at the Chester Area Senior Housing (CASH) located at 1 Cole Court in Chester

Two clinics will be held from 3:30 pm to 5:30 on:

  • Wednesday, October 16 at the Bernardsville Library, 1 Anderson Hill Road, Bernardsville
  • Tuesday, October 22 at the Bernards Township Community Center, 289 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge

The cost of the flu shot is $25 for residents and $35 for non-residents and the flu shots are also available for no charge for those with a valid Medicare Part B card. Participants should consult with their doctor before receiving the flu vaccine. Clinical services are provided by the Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills.

Parents should note that New Jersey law requires that children up to 59 months of age attending any licensed child-care center or pre-school facility, must receive at least one dose of influenza vaccine between September 1st and December 31st of each year. To assist parents in obtaining this vaccination for their pre-school child, the Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled our Seasonal Flu Shot clinics to include children who are age 4 and older in addition to administering flu shots to adults.

For additional information, call the Bernards Township Health Department at (908) 204-2520.

The Bernards Township Health Department is the contractual health agency for Bernards Township, Bernardsville Borough, Chester Borough, Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, and Peapack and Gladstone Borough.

Flyer

Oct
19
Sat
2019 Flu Shot Clinics
Oct 19 all-day
2019 Flu Shot Clinics @ Bernards | New Jersey | United States

The Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled 2019 Seasonal Flu Shot Clinics in October. All clinics are open to those 4 years old through adults and no appointment is needed. All flu shots are quadrivalent which combats four flu viruses.

Five clinics will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on:

  • Wednesday, October 9 at St. James Church, 184 S. Finley Ave. in Basking Ridge
  • Thursday, October 10, at the Mendham Area Senior Housing (MASH) located at One Heritage Drive in Mendham
  • Wednesday, October 16 at the Long Hill Municipal Building, 915 Valley Rd. in Gillette
  • Friday, October 18 at the Peapack-Gladstone Municipal Building, 1 School St. in Peapack
  • Saturday, October 19 at the Bernards Township Community Center, 289 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge

One clinic will be held from 12 Noon to 2 p.m. on:

  • Thursday, October 10, at the Chester Area Senior Housing (CASH) located at 1 Cole Court in Chester

Two clinics will be held from 3:30 pm to 5:30 on:

  • Wednesday, October 16 at the Bernardsville Library, 1 Anderson Hill Road, Bernardsville
  • Tuesday, October 22 at the Bernards Township Community Center, 289 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge

The cost of the flu shot is $25 for residents and $35 for non-residents and the flu shots are also available for no charge for those with a valid Medicare Part B card. Participants should consult with their doctor before receiving the flu vaccine. Clinical services are provided by the Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills.

Parents should note that New Jersey law requires that children up to 59 months of age attending any licensed child-care center or pre-school facility, must receive at least one dose of influenza vaccine between September 1st and December 31st of each year. To assist parents in obtaining this vaccination for their pre-school child, the Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled our Seasonal Flu Shot clinics to include children who are age 4 and older in addition to administering flu shots to adults.

For additional information, call the Bernards Township Health Department at (908) 204-2520.

The Bernards Township Health Department is the contractual health agency for Bernards Township, Bernardsville Borough, Chester Borough, Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, and Peapack and Gladstone Borough.

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