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Mrs. Sue March RN, BSN, CSN/NJ

School Nurse

Anti-bullying Specialist

Oxford St. Health Office

Belvidere School District

(908)475-4001 ext. 2006 (between 7:35am-2:35pm)

smarch@belvideresd.org


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If your child requires medications at school, please have your doctor complete the required authorization forms and action plans. These forms are also available at the bottom of this page.  

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Wash hands often with soap and water

Avoid touching the eyes, nose, and mouth

Avoid contact with those who are already sick

Get plenty of sleep

Eat healthy food and drink plenty of fluids

Cover nose and mouth when coughing or sneezing with a tissue or the crook of you arm

Stay home if ill for at least 24 hours after fever has gone

Students entering 6th grade must satisfy the State immunization mandate that requires them to receive a diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (Tdap) and meningococcal vaccine (MCV) as well as a current physical on file in the health office. Any student who does not complete these requirements may face exclusion.

Preschoolers must also receive an annual flu shot before December 1st per the Department of Health.  

If your child has a life-threatening food allergy, the safest meal is one packed from home; however, we understand this is not always feasible. You may contact our dietician at sdash@maschiofood.com with any questions and concerns. You should also refer to our food services's website at http://www.maschiofood.com/nutrition.php and click the nutrition information tab to preview labels and products for the meals served in the cafeteria.

An ongoing goal of the Poison Experts from the NJ Poison Center is to get everyone to program the poison hotline phone number into their cell phone. Their toll-free number is 800 222 1222. Also please follow on Facebook by clicking www.facebook.com/NJPIES

Parenting Resource from the State of NJ: I'd like to introduce everyone to "Parent Link" found at www.njparentlink.nj.gov, this informative website is available from the state with the goal of linking parents and families to available resources. The resources range from health and wellness or parenting support to food, income, and mortgage assistance. 


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) online information at www.cdc.gov.


Family Support Organization (FSO) of Hunterdon, Somerset, and Warren Counties-support to families of children with special emotional, mental, or behavioral health needs.
Phone:908-213-9932
e-mail: info@fso-hsw.org

 
Community Services: 
Zufall Health Centers 653 Willow Grove Street, Suite 1450 Hackettstown, NJ 07840 908.452.5366
Catholic Charities 908 454-2074
Dept of Human Services 908-475-6332
Disability Services 973-361-5666
Family Division Services 908-475-6150
Family Guidance 908-852-0333
Norwescap 877-661-4357
Rent Assistance 908-475-3989
Transportation Services 908-454-4044
Warren Cty Eye Health Services (see school nurse)
Warren Cty Public Nursing Agency 908-475-7960 (must make an appt. for vaccination clinic).

 
CP&P (formerly DYFS) 908-689-7000 or 24 hour>>>800-531-1229
Crisis Intervention 908-454-5141 (24 hours/day)



Thank you for working with me to keep our community healthy and safe!


"You can’t educate a child who isn’t healthy and you can’t keep a child healthy who isn’t educated  Dr. Joycelyn Elders, 15th Surgeon General of the United States. 

"People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel"    Maya Angelou