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New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services

Contact Information

Office of the Commissioner
John Fitch Plaza
P.O. Box 360
Trenton, NJ 08625

1-800-367-6543 (Voice - Toll-free), In State Only
609-292-7837 (Voice),
609-984-5474 (FAX),

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The mission of the State of New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services is to foster accessible and high-quality health and senior services to help all people in New Jersey achieve optimal health, dignity and independence. The department works to prevent disease, promote and protect well-being at all life stages and encourage informed choices that enrich quality of life for individuals and communities. The department seeks to accomplish its mission through leadership, collaborative partnerships, accountability, advocacy - especially for the neediest people - and a strong commitment to informing and serving the diverse consumers of this state.


The Department issues brochures on its programs, and distributes educational materials which are largely made available by voluntary organizations. Serial publication: Annual Report.


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Date Entered: 6/1/1998
Date Edited: 12/3/2012
Date Revised: 1/3/2002
Health Referral Number: HR0571
Accession Number: DP91A0306

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