|Atlantic County Government
DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
Division of Public Health
The Division works closely with mothers and their children to promote family health.
Childhood Check Ups, Shots, Hearing/Vision Screening - Immunizations and other “well-child” health services are available for children from birth through 18 years of age who have no insurance. Low annual fees are available. Services are available at the Atlantic County Division of Public Health in Northfield and Hammonton. Appointments are required. Please call 645-7700, extension 4500 for more information.
Immunization Schedule - Click
here for a list of important immunizations for the entire family.
Home Visits - Home visits by a public health nurse are available to provide special assessments and intensive health counseling to families, especially parents and pregnant or postpartum women. For more information call 645-5933.
Women’s Health Clinic – The Division of Public Health offers free women’s health clinics to Atlantic County residents over age 18. Services include a free health exam, pelvic exam, pap smear, breast exam and health counseling. Clinics are held at the Stillwater Building at 201 South Shore Road in Northfield and at 310 Bellevue Avenue in Hammonton. Appointments are necessary. Call 645-7700 extension 4239 for more information.
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Prenatal Care Services in Atlantic County
If you are pregnant, or think you may be pregnant, and need prenatal care you can access prenatal services in Atlantic County at the following locations:
Home Visiting Programs
Because babies don’t come with instructions, home visiting
There has been intake process established in Atlantic County where the Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative’s Connections serves as the central intake HUB for all referrals. Referrals can be faxed to 1-877-432-8603 or made via phone at 1-800-611-8326.
You also may qualify for the Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) at the Pleasantville or
Atlantic City locations.