Achieving a Healthier Rockford and Winnebago County

The Winnebago County Health Department provides services designed to protect, promote and maintain
the health of Winnebago County residents. Services address three primary goals: improving the length of useful life,
reducing health disparities, and assuring access to preventive health services for every person in Winnebago County.

WCHD MISSION STATEMENT:

Prevent disease, promote health and enlist community efforts to improve the health of all Winnebago County residents

 

WCHD VISION STATEMENT:

Healthy people in a healthy community without health disparities

 

WCHD VALUE STATEMENT:

Responsiveness, resource for the community, expertise, collaboration.

Organization Chart
Winnebago County Health Department Summary of Services
Healthy Community Strategic Plan 2011-2015 (abridged version)
History of Public Health in Rockford and Winnebago County
Notice of Privacy Practices (English & Spanish)

 

Operating Laws

Illinois Department of Public Health Laws, Rules, and Proposed Rules

Winnebago County Code of Ordinances

Joint Committee on Administrative Rules

Illinois General Assembly