Health Promotion

Who We Are: 


The Office of Health Promotion (OHP) teaches behaviors that promote wellness. The OHP develops and implements strategies to improve the health of individuals in Bergen County 

What We Do: 


  • Promote healthy lifestyles for individuals, families, and communities. 
  • Develop programs and events to teach people about health topics and manage their conditions 
  • Help people find health services or information 
  • Provide training programs for other health professional 
  • Advocate for improved health resources, policies, procedures and services that promote health
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of programs and educational materials. 
The team of Health Educators offers programs on a wide range of health topics for different age groups that can be requested through your towns' Board of Health Office, Recreation Department, School System and/or Public Library. 

How to Contact Us: 


Please contact Eric Ciavaglia at eciavaglia@co.bergen.nj.us if you have any questions about Health Promotion Services. You can also download the Office of Health Promotion Information Sheet for more information. 

*OHP description modified from the Society of Public Health Education (SOPHE) description of a Health Education Specialist. 

Featured Programs for 2018 


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Evidenced-Based Programs (Click the icons to learn more) 

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                          First Aid Training 



Mental Health

A Matter of Balance

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Chronic Disease
Self-Management Program




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 Community Partnerships (Click  the icons to learn more) 
Community Health
Improvement Partnership

CHIP
 

Bergen-Hudson Chronic
 Disease Coalition 


BHCDC
 

Featured Resources 

 Flu prevention
 

Health Education Professional Organizations 




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Contact Us 

Eric Ciavaglia, CHES

Program Coordinator/Special Events 
Office of Health Promotion 
Eciavaglia@co.bergen.nj.us 

 Bergen County Department of Health Services
One Bergen County Plaza • 4th Floor • Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076

Phone: 201-634-2600 • Fax: 201-336-6086 • Health & Safety Hotline: 201-225-7000
healthdept@co.bergen.nj.us