Butler Borough will not be administering the Covid-19 vaccination. Instead, Morris County is working hard to set up a mega site at the Rockaway Townsquare Mall, Sears locaion.
You can pre-register to receive the vaccine at https://covid19.nj.gov/pages/vaccine
To make an appointment for the vaccine after registering you may go to https://www.atlantichealth.org/conditions-treatments/coronavirus-covid-19/covid-vaccine.html
Vaccine dosages and appointments are limited. You may need to sign up for Appointment alerts if nothing is currently available.
Updates can be found at https://health.morriscountynj.gov/coronavirus/
You may also go to https://morriscountynj.gov/category/press-releases/ to sign up for updates.
Fall Rabies Clinic Schedule - click here for full schedule
Health Department is only available via telephone as the Borough Hall is closed to the public until further notice. 973-838-7200 ext. 237
HOURS: Monday, Wednesday and Fridays - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Peter Tabbot, Health Officer 973-838-7200 ext. 237
Janet Hess, Public Health Nurse 973-838-7200 ext. 234
James Breiten, REHS 973-838-7200 ext. 229
Stefanie Biagi, Administrative Assistant 973-838-7200 ext. 237
Lisa Perry, Animal Control Officer 973-838-8959
The Health Department provides a range of programs including a Child Health Clinic held on the 4th Monday of each month, by appointment only, for those families who are uninsured or underinsured and have financial need. Please call 973-838-7200 ext. 237 to make an appointment. We are a NJFamilyCare site and have packets for distribution for uninsured, eligible families. New Jersey is also currently accepting applications from parents who find themselves uninsured and who meet the state's guidelines.
At various times of the year we provide screenings for both male and female cancer and skin cancer, SMAC blood testing, Flu immunizations and Rabies Clinics. Please click on the events calendar or the news and announcement sections for additional information. You may also visit our form center to download applications for dog and cat licenses.
It is the health department that investigates all communicable diseases. We also inspect all restaurants and food establishments and follow up on complaints relating to them. Licenses for food establishments and permits for wells and septic systems, as well as the inspections required, originate in this office. Water quality analysis and reporting of all public bathing areas as well as health complaints are investigated by the registered environmental health officer.
BOARD OF HEALTH COMMITTEE
The Board of Health includes: Suzanne Finelli (President), Larry Donargo, Ed Vath, Jennifer Jeski, Dana Crocker and Stefanie Biagi (Secretary).
The Board of Health meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month (Sept. - June) at 6:30 p.m. in the Library Conference Room at the Butler Public Library, 1 Ace Rd. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Board has been meeting at the Butler Fire House at 126 Carey Avenue. Notice will be given if a meeting is to be held virtually.