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Department of Health


Director of Health: Michael Crespan, M.P.H., R.S.

The mission of the New Milford Health Department is to maintain a healthy environment and promote community health for the citizens of the Town of New Milford. We are working to meet this goal by providing a wide range of programs and services including enforcement of the Connecticut Public Health Code and local ordinances. Some of the services we provide include the following:

  • Organizing emergency response with other town agencies and volunteers.
  • Reviewing and approving septic systems and well installation and repairs.
  • Reviewing and approving renovations and additions that may impact the septic system and/or well.
  • Inspection of food service establishments.
  • Educating the public about health concerns and providing health clinics and screenings.
  • Sponsoring the annual Household Hazardous Waste Day.
  • Testing of possible rabid animals.
  • Testing of ticks for Lyme Disease.
  • Addressing any health complaints from residents.

NEWS YOU CAN USE:

Drought Consumer Information

Zika Virus Travel Warning

Zika Birth Registry

UPCOMING EVENTS:    

Diabetes Self Management Program (click on link for more information)

Walking Day Event 2017 (click on link for more information)

ADDITIONAL LINKS


Contact Information

Town of New Milford
Department of Health
10 Main Street
New Milford, CT 06776

Phone: (860) 355-6035 
Fax: (860) 210-2664
Email: healthdept@newmilford.org

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday