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Department of Health and Human Services
One Spring Street, Newton, N.J. 07860
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 973-579-0559 Fax: 973-579-9894

"To improve the quality of life of Sussex County residents through an integrated approach to comprehensive services that meets the needs of individuals, families, and communities."

Human Services Directories

Department of Health & Human Services Team

Health and Human Services Staff in 2024

"Delivering human services in a professional, respectful and dignified manner"

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973-579-0559 ext. 1227

Sussex County
Administrative Center
One Spring Street
Newton, NJ 07860

Monday8:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday8:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday8:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday8:00am - 4:30pm
Friday8:00am - 4:30pm


Division of Community & Youth Services

Includes the Disability Services Advisory Council, Municipal Alliance, Human Services Advisory Council, Office of Substance Abuse and Alcohol and Mental Health Board.

Division of Health

Includes Office of Environmental Health and Sanitation, Office of Mosquito Control, Office of Public Health Nursing, Office of Weights & Measures, Special Child Health Services, HAZ-MAT Response Team, Emergency Preparedness Program.

Division of Senior Services

has been designated as the lead agency to administer programs for the elderly by New Jersey Division on Aging, under the Older Americans Act.

Division of Social Services

Includes the delivery of public assistance and social services to eligible individuals and families to alleviate human suffering, and to maximize individual potential, in a competent and compassionate manner. The Division of Social Services' "Right Door Since 1932" policy is your assurance that agency staff will make every effort to meet your Social Service needs as provided for by law and regulation.

Sussex County Skylands Ride

Sussex County Office of Transit provides over 126,000 rides a year to County residents through public transportation and paratransit services.

Health Care

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New Jersey’s Official Health Insurance Marketplace. Learn about insurance coverage as well as get answers to other topics such as enrollment periods. logo

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Health Insurance Marketplace Information including plans and prices.
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Additional Resources

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Service Requests

NJ 211 Helpline link out arrow
Provides a searchable directory of services available in Sussex County and state-wide.

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Outside links provided are for information purposes. No evaluation or recommendation of any specific service provider is intended.

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