Health Department

The Verona Health Department includes the following:

  • Animal Control- is now contracted through Wayne Animal Control . If there is an animal issue you may call their office at 973-694-9295.
  • Clinical Services: Periodic Health Screenings
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Environmental and Sanitarian Services (Food Licensing)
  • Health Education
  • Immunizations Audits for Schools
  • Medical Transportation
  • Social Services: Information & Referral
  • Vital Statistics: Marriages, Deaths & Births
  • DOG & CAT LICENSING

Dog & Cat Licensing Information

Upcoming Events/Meetings/Clinics:

Opioid FAQs

SHIP Counseling: State Health Insurance Assistance Program

Free, objective, confidential help is available to New Jersey Medicare beneficiaries who have questions about Medicare, Medigap, Medicare Advantage Plans and Medicare Part D.  Experienced volunteer counselors will help individuals understand the different Medicare plans, choose the most cost effective prescription drug coverage, learn about potential gaps in coverage, and learn how to address claims issues.

Schedule an appointment with a trained SHIP counselor by contacting the Verona Health Department at 973-857-4800.
Essex County residents can also call 973-637-1717.

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