July 30, 2018
Health Department Celebrates Breastfeeding Awareness Month & World Breastfeeding Week August 1 - 7

Many special events will take place - activities that promote, protect, and support breastfeeding [Read More]

July 28, 2018
Shared Services Initiative Draft Plan Unveiled

County Executive Ed Day joined with Shared Services Panel Members from Towns, Villages, School Districts and Fire Districts to unveil the draft Shared Services Initiative Plan. [Read More]

July 27, 2018
Residents Reminded to Help Prevent Mosquito Breeding

Get rid of standing water especially after all the recent rain [Read More]

July 24, 2018
Have Fun This Summer, with Water Safety in Mind

Nation-wide, drownings are a leading cause of injury death for children ages one to 14 [Read More]

July 24, 2018
This Summer Be Tick-free to Prevent Tick-borne Illnesses

A bite from an infected deer tick can cause Lyme Disease and other tick-borne diseases - follow these five simple steps to protect yourself and your family [Read More]

July 20, 2018
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for Friday, July 20, 2018

The pollutant of concern for the Air Quality Health Advisory is ozone [Read More]

July 17, 2018
Pascack Valley Line Initiatives

County Executive Ed Day held a meeting with high level personnel from Metro-North Railroad (MNR) and New Jersey Transit (NJT) at the County Executive’s office in New City to discuss challenges and concerns relating to train cancellations on the Pascack Valley Line (PVL). This meeting was convened on June 12, 2018, in an effort to respond to commuter concerns after NJT announced system-wide temporary train cancellations to facilitate Positive Train Control improvements. [Read More]

July 16, 2018
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for July 16, 2016

The pollutant of concern for the Air Quality Health Advisory is ozone [Read More]

July 10, 2018
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The pollutant of concern is ozone [Read More]

July 9, 2018
Join Us on Free Guided Walks This Summer and Fall

Saturday July 21, August 25, and September 15 [Read More]

July 9, 2018
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for Monday, July 9, 2018

The pollutant of concern for the Air Quality Health Advisory is ozone [Read More]

July 5, 2018
West Nile Virus Detected in Rockland County Mosquitoes

First pool (group) of mosquitoes to test positive this season for West Nile Virus in Rockland County [Read More]

July 3, 2018
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for Tuesday, July 3, 2018

The pollutant of concern for the Air Quality Health Advisory is ozone [Read More]

June 29, 2018
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for Saturday, June 30, 2018

The pollutant of concern for the Air Quality Health Advisory is ozone. [Read More]

June 29, 2018
Rockland County Financially in the "black"

County Executive Ed Day announced positive news relating to the soon to be released Comprehensive Annual Financial Report on Rockland County’s finances from 2017. [Read More]

June 27, 2018
Health Department Offers Free Rabies Shots for Cats, Dogs and Ferrets on Sunday, July 8, 2018

From 10 AM until 1 PM at the Rockland County Fire Training Center, 35 Firemen's Memorial Drive in Pomona [Read More]

June 26, 2018
Stay Healthy and Fit No Matter What Your Age

This is especially important for older people. Regular exercise and physical activity can help older people maintain their health and reduce the risk of developing some diseases and disabilities that often happen as people grow older. [Read More]

June 20, 2018
Get Tested for Hiv: Take the Test, Take Control!

Get free tests for HIV on Friday, June 29 [Read More]

June 18, 2018
Keep Your Cool in the Heat

With hot summer weather upon us, take simple steps to stay cool and help prevent heat-related illnesses. [Read More]

June 18, 2018
Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for June 18, 2018

The pollutant of concern for the Air Quality Health Advisory is ozone [Read More]