Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930
908-879-5100

The Washington Township Health Department would like to make area residents aware that the J&J vaccine is considered safe by both the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and USFDA (US Food and Drug Administration). If you could like to know more about this particular vaccine, click here. Whichever vaccine you choose, the Health Department wants […]

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Vaccination Update April 29: All six mega-sites are now accepting walk-ups between 8 am and 3 pm daily. Vaccinations are available for people 16 and over. Individuals between 16 and 18 must have a parent of legal guardian accompany them to the site. Click here for more info.

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An important message from Mayor Marcia Asdal: “Morris County is working with Atlantic Health to provide the J&J vaccine to homebound residents. Please send along any names and contact info of Chester Twp. residents and we’ll make sure they’re on the list. Residents of other Morris County municipalities should reach out to their own health […]

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The State of NJ is partnering with 68 Walmart and Sam’s Club sites statewide to offer dedicated 65+ vaccine appointments. To facilitate scheduling appointments at these sites, a senior-specific NJ COVID-19 Call Center hotline will be available at: 856-249-7007 from 8am-8pm, daily. Currently, this hotline is scheduling available appointments at fourteen (14) Walmart sites in south New Jersey, however, the […]

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Even during a Pandemic, patients and health care professionals are battling cancer in all forms, in all stages.  NJCEED along with the Washington Township Health Department acknowledge February 4th –  World Cancer Day and February as National Cancer Prevention Month.  To see what NJCEED has planned for this month click here. We encourage everyone to continue with routine […]

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The Washington Township Health Department, which also serves Chester Township, has opened a resource line for information on COVID-19 vaccination and resources while quarantining or isolating. For info please call 908-441-2597 from 8 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday, and 9 am to 3 pm on Saturdays. For more information and updates online visit […]

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Many residents have questions regarding the COVID-19 immunization. When will it be available? Is it safe? Where can I obtain information? Where can I be vaccinated? The distribution of vaccine is based on a federal plan which prioritizes specific groups such as healthcare workers and critical infrastructure employees. The second group include people with chronic […]

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Morris County is setting up a “Mega POD site” at the Rockaway Mall to distribute COVID 19 vaccinations.  They are collaborating with area hospitals who will be administering the vaccine.  In order to staff the remaining positions within the POD, more help will be needed.  They are looking to staff the following positions: Medical screeners […]

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