Middletown Township

Health Department

Director Rich DeBenedetto
180 Main Street, Port Monmouth, NJ 07758
Phone: 732-615-2095  |Fax: 732-671-8697
Contact Us

OFFICE HOURS 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The Health Department oversees Public Health Issues, Environmental Concerns, Animal Control, Substance Abuse Services and Social Services.

Animal Control Emergencies:
732-615-2097 Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm  - OR - the Police Department 732-615-2100 after 4:00 pm, on weekends, or during holidays.

The Health Department administers and enforces local health ordinances. Responsibilities of this department include:

  • Planning and administering a comprehensive public health program including environmental sanitation, communicable disease control, child and adult health education, laboratory services.
  • Operating programs and activities for mosquito and rodent control, and administering dog regulations
  • Public recreational bathing, Septic, Well, Kennel/Pet Shop, Retail food establishment inspections

Animal Control/Licensing | Reporting Dead Deer | Home Generated Medical Waste | Communicable Diseases | Substance Abuse Services  | Social Services