Healthy people in a healthy community without health disparities

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.



CLICK HERE to access the Mental Health Behavioral Survey.


It's time to get an Influenza (flu) vaccine, before the contagious respiratory illness begins spreading in our community.

View Flu Page

Warming Centers

Stay Warm in the Cold

Be ready when the weather gets cold. Make a plan now for how you will stay warm.

View Warming Centers


Radon Testing Contest

January is Radon Awareness Month. Radon is the 2nd leading cause of lung cancer. Testing is the only way to know if your home has high radon. Protect your family from radon, test today!

Learn About The Radon Testing Contest


To report a disease or infection during please call 815-720-4050.

To report an environmental health concern call 815-720-4100 or complete the online form.

WCHD offers a variety of trainings. Currently, WCHD is focused on training the whole community on how to provide naloxone to save a life. WCHD is also looking to train food and beverage establishments on the new food code.

  • Naloxone Training
  • Food Code Training

To contact the Winnebago County Health Department after hours about a public health emergency, please call 815-720-4000.