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Will County Community Health Center Welcomes Teens With “Teen Friendly Space”

Will County Community Health Center Welcomes Teens With “Teen Friendly Space”

 Will County Community Health Center, 1106 Neal Avenue, Joliet   Did you know that high-risk behaviors, such as substance abuse, unsafe sexual activity, interpersonal violence, and suicide are the primary cause of disease and death in adolescents ages 12 to 21?  To compound the problem, […]

Will County has Second Confirmed Rabid Bat of Year

Will County has Second Confirmed Rabid Bat of Year

A woman off of Aberdeen Road in Frankfort found a dead bat on her driveway on Tuesday, July 2nd.  The bat was collected by local Animal Control and sent to the State lab for testing where it was found to be positive for the Rabies […]

State Takes Action to Make Vaccines More Easily Available for Low-Income Children

State Takes Action to Make Vaccines More Easily Available for Low-Income Children

Vaccines to be provided for Children’s Health Insurance Plan and Vaccines For Children   SPRINGFIELD – In its ongoing commitment to increasing vaccination rates across the state, the Pritzker administration is taking action to make vaccines more easily available for low-income children. The Illinois Department of […]

Taking the MAPP Mission to 1340 WJOL’s Airwaves

Taking the MAPP Mission to 1340 WJOL’s Airwaves

Will County Health Department MAPP (Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships) Program Manager Nicole Garrett appeared on Scott Slocum’s 1340 WJOL morning program on July 1st to discuss MAPP’s objectives, and encourage Will County residents to take the community survey, available at willcountymapp.org. Will […]