Eye Screening Clinic
In partnership with the New Jersey Commission for The Blind and Visually Impaired, the Monmouth County Health Department offers a free eye screening clinic for ages 3 and up the second Monday of each month from 3 - 6 p.m. at the health department. The clinic is for eye health, visual acuity and glaucoma. Other health services are also provided during the clinic.
For additional questions or appointments please dial 732-431-7456.
Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
Provides medical and case management to children with elevated lead levels. Children with lead levels of 20 ug/dl are placed into a complete case management that oversees the medical components of the child's care as well as insuring that sources of lead exposure are removed from the environment. Children with lead levels between 10-19 ug/dl are monitored and followed with home visits to prevent further elevation. Free lead testing is provided for children without health insurance.
Free lead screening for children that are uninsured
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 noon and 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Social Services Building
3000 Kozloski Rd. Freehold (Map)
Make an appointment by calling 732-431-7456 x8582
Healthy Traveler Program
The Monmouth County Health Department provides an International Traveler Program tailored to education as well as vaccinations for the traveler. Individuals or families requiring the above services are welcome to call for information or to schedule an appointment.
To make an appointment or to obtain information call:
Jeryl Krautle, Public Health Nurse Supervisor at 732-431-7456 ext. 8512
Hypertension Screening Program
Blood pressure tests, including risk factor counseling and education on diet, smoking cessation, exercise, diabetes, and overall health is offered by MCHD. Referrals are made as needed.
Childhood immunizations are provided free to children from birth to 18 years old who have no insurance or are uninsured. With parental permission, the child/children will be entered into a statewide immunization registry, which encourages timely and age appropriate immunizations.
For Children (18 and Under)
Location: Social Services Building
3000 Kozloski Rd. Freehold
How to make an appointment: call 732-294-5458
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 noon and 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
For Adults (18 and Over)
Adults can receive influenza, tetanus, Tdap, Hepatitis A and B, and meningitis immunizations. To make arrangements, please contact the Monmouth County Health Department at 732-431-7456.
Lead Based Paint Abatement Program
Dwellings are inspected by a licensed Risk Assessor with special x-ray equipment; when children are referred with elevated lead levels.
The American Medicine Chest Challenge
Learn about the American Medicine Chest Challenge, a program designed to collect unused or expired medicine safely.
Well Child Physicals
Free physicals are available for children living within MCHD Member Towns from birth through 18 years old. If the child does not live in one of our towns, the fee is $20.00.
Days: First and Third Thursday of the Month
Times: Morning by appointment only
Location: Monmouth County Board of Social Services
3000 Kozloski Rd., Freehold, NJ 07728
How to make an appointment: call 732-431-7456 Ext. 8516
Sexually Transmitted Disease Infections
Services include physical examination and diagnostic services by a physician or physician assistant, and treatment as needed. Comprehensive STD education and risk factor for counseling is also provided as well as assistance with partner notification.
Services are held at: 1828 West Lake Avenue Neptune, NJ 07753
Please note: Last registration is 5:30 p.m., arrive promptly at 5:15 p.m.
Location: Monmouth County Health Department
3435 Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 07728 Phone: 732-308-3750
Notice: Per the New Jersey Department of Health, the Monmouth County Health Department will no longer provide Tuberculin skin testing for employment, admission to college, volunteer work, etc.
For school age children/students starting school by the Department of Education.
Fee: $15.00 (Non-Member towns)
Day: Monday - 9:00AM-11:30AM
Reading: Wednesday - 9:00AM - 11:30AM
Call: 732-308-3750 for additional information.
Women's Health Program
Cancer screenings include pap test and breast examinations, blood pressure checks, and self-breast check instructions. Services are provided for women who are uninsured and live in Monmouth County.
Times: Please call our main office at 732-431-7456, extension 8513 to schedule an appointment.
Locations: Monmouth County Health Department
- 3435 Highway 9, Freehold, NJ
- 227 Hamilton Avenue, Neptune, NJ