HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The Somerset County Office of Emergency Management is asking "non-essential businesses" to donate their supplies of Nitrile gloves, coveralls, face shields, N95 masks and P100 masks to bolster supplies at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset and lfor ocal first responders.
The types of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requested include:
Nitrile gloves (any size);
Coveralls / tyvek suits / medical gowns (any sizes);
Face shields / Goggles;
P100 masks / Air Purifying Respirators.
Only unexpired items will be accepted.
The drop-off location is at the Somerset County Public Works Garage, 410 Roycefield Road, Hillsborough 08844.
Donations will be accepted between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., starting Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 28.
All employees and volunteers working at the drop-off location will be practicing social distancing and maintaining a space of six feet or more. Donors are asked to observe the same precautions.
For more information, contact the Somerset County Office of Emergency Management at EmergencyMgmt@co.somerset.nj.us.