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Mercer County is now operating an appointment-only, drive-up testing site for COVID-19 at Quaker Bridge Mall in Lawrence. Your doctor must fax your prescription to the site's appointment makers. Those who show up and who do not have an appointment will not be able to be tested. If you are symptomatic and need testing you must contact your doctor who will fax a prescription to the test site. The fax number is: (609) 630-4031.

Personal Protective Equipment Needed! Donate supplies here

Important Return to Work information for MCBOSS Employees here

N.J. Dept. of Health COVID-19 Dashboard updates positive-test cases by county daily. Mercer County releases no identifiers other than the number of cases seen in Mercer County. Mercer does not tally by municipality. Click here to subscribe to Mercer bulletins.

For information on COVID-19: www.mercercounty.org/covid-19.

General questions? Call: 2-1-1; Call (24/7): 1-800-962-1253; Text: NJCOVID to 898-211; Text your ZIP code to 898-211 for live text assistance.

COVID-19  Updates from Mercer County

Most Mercer County-run facilities are closed due to the COVID-19. More information here.

Mercer County Employees COVID-19 Temporary Time & Attendance Provisions

 

Veteran Services

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Medina Wilson, Division Chief

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 609-989-6120 
Fax: 609-396-5438
Mail: 1440 Parkside Avenue, Ewing, NJ 08638
   

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Mercer County Veteran Services represents all Mercer County veterans of military service and their families, providing counsel, information and referral. Its primary functions are to:

  • Write Veterans Administration claims for compensation/pension
  • Assist with disability claims and education
  • Assist with burial registration at Greenwood and Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle cemeteries
  • Provide burial plots at no charge and mausoleums at a reduced cost at Greenwood Cemetery
  • Assist with survivor benefits
  • Conduct countywide ceremonies (Memorial Day, Veterans Day, Pearl Harbor Day)
  • Provide transitional housing
  • Help organize career and job fairs specifically for veterans
  • Collect funds to distribute holiday meals to needy veterans for Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter
  • Provide referral services including transition to and from VA medical facilities; employment and vocational rehabilitation through Mercer County's One-Stop Career Center; social services; war veterans re-adjustment counseling; affordable housing; emergency and transitional housing; and Vet Center Clinic

Veteran ID Cards can be obtained at the County Clerk's office located at 209 S. Broad St., Trenton, NJ 

Office hours are weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (609) 278-7108

 

JOIN US FOR A BENEFITS CLAIM CLINIC

sponsored by the Department of Veteran Affairs

February 12, 2020 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Click here for more information

 

 

Veterans Crisis Hotline – 1-800-273-8255, Press 1

 VA Homeless Hotline – 1-877-4AIDVET (1-877-424-3838)

 Women Veterans Call Center – 1-855-VA-WOMEN (1-855-829-6636)

 

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