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Montclair Township

Community Health Programs

The Montclair Health Department offers a broad range of community wellness programs throughout the year, including vaccinations, blood profile and blood pressure screenings, diet and nutrition programs, driver safety courses, and many others, all at a low cost or for free.

Contact Health Educator Erica Abbruzzese for more information: 973-509-4969.



Montclair Health Departmet Offers Free Male Cancer Screening PDF Print E-mail

Monday, May 11, 2015

In honor of National Men's Health Month, the Montclair Health Department is offering a free Male Cancer Screening Tuesday, June 16, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Municipal Building, 205 Claremont Avenue, Montclair. Men participating will receive a DRE (Digital Rectal Exam) by a urologist and a PSA blood test. Please call 973-509-4969 to make your appointment.

Two tests are commonly used to screen for prostate cancer:

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Food Allergy Support Group for Parents with Food Allergic Children PDF Print E-mail

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

The Montclair Health Department announces a Food Allergy Support Group for Parents with Food Allergic Children. Whether you are new to food allergies or facing a new milestone in your child's life, meeting other families who are in the same situation and sharing experiences and support can be so helpful. More importantly, you understand that you are not alone. The Montclair Health Department invites Parents with Food Allergic children to come and join the group. The next meeting will take place on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 7:30pm at the Montclair Municipal Building, 205 Claremont Avenue. A Public Health nurse from the Montclair Health Department, and a parent advocate are the group’s co facilitators. Please call 973-509- 4974 for more information.

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Annual Health Screenings Offered Close to Home PDF Print E-mail

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Regular health exams and tests can help find problems before they start. They also can help find problems early, when your chances for treatment and cure are better. By getting the right health services, screenings, and treatments, you are taking steps that help your chances for living a longer, healthier life. Your age, health and family history, lifestyle choices (i.e. what you eat, how active you are, whether you smoke), and other important factors impact what and how often you need healthcare.

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Health Dept Forms Food Allergy Support Group PDF Print E-mail

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

The Montclair Health Department announces a Food Allergy Support Group for Parents with Food Allergic Children. Whether you are new to food allergies or facing a new milestone in your child's life, meeting other families who are in the same situation and sharing experiences and support can be so helpful. More importantly, you understand that you are not alone. The Montclair Health Department invites Parents with Food Allergic children to come and join the group. The next meeting will take place on Tuesday, October 21, at 7:30 p.m. at the Montclair Municipal Building, 205 Claremont Avenue, third floor. A Public Health nurse from the Montclair Health Department, and a parent advocate are the group’s co-facilitators.

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Health Department to Co-Host Women's Health Expo PDF Print E-mail

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Montclair and Verona Health Departments join Clara Maas Medical Center to host a Women’s Health Expo. Do you hesitate to book your preventative screenings? Do you even know which ones you should be getting and how often? Join Clara Maas Medical Center experts for a conversation about women’s health. This will be a conversation with the audience asking questions to our panel.

Free blood pressure and glucose screening available. You will also have the opportunity sign-up for other free or low cost screenings. Light refreshments will be served.

This valuable event will take place on Wednesday, October 29, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at The Verona Community Center, 880 Bloomfield Avenue, Verona, NJ. Please call 973-509-4969 to reserve your seat.

 
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