As your health department, we offer a variety of wellness and
environmental health services to all Winnebago County residents.
For your good health and that of our community, we provide numerous programs focused
on wellness promotion throughout each life stage, injury and violence prevention,
disease prevention, disaster preparedness and response and environmental safety.
HEALTH DEPARTMENT NEWS
The Winnebago County Health Department will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, 2014. The Department will re-open on at 8:00 am on Monday, December 1, 2014. To reach the Department after-hours please call 815-70-4000.
Warming Centers for Winnebago and Boone Counties
The City of Rockford Human Services Department, a Community Action Agency, announces the availability of warming centers in Winnebago and Boone counties during the 2014-2015 winter season.
Winnebago County Health Department - Health Alert 9/11/14
Winnebago County Health Department Enterovirus Fact Sheet
Community Sees Increase in Children with Rhinovirus
Enterovirus D68 - CDC
Entrerovirus News Release and FAQ's - Illinois Department of Public Health
Illinois Medical Cannabis Program - Information Resources
Illinois Department of Public Health
Division of Medical Cannabis
535 West Jefferson Street, Springfield, Illinois 62761-0001
Toll-free: (855) 636-3688
www.mcpp.illinois.gov, or www.idph.state.il.us/healthWellness/MedicalCannabis
Frequently Asked Questions
Winnebago County Receives Gold Recognition by the Illinois Department of Public Health "Illinois Healthy Worksite Designation"
After Hours Emergency Contact
To contact the Winnebago County Health Department after hours for please call 815-720-4000.