Jeff Eberhard’s Micro Pantry Effort Comes in Second for the Governor’s Cup Award

Jeff Eberhard’s Micro Pantry Effort Comes in Second for the Governor’s Cup Award

Jeff Eberhard, creator of the Micro Pantry, was in Springfield on November 14th to receive a Governor’s Hometown Award as a Governor’s Cup Finalist.  He was nominated by Will County Health Department Program Coordinators Cindy Jackson and Katie Weber for his Micro Pantry innovation, allowing…

Pediatrician Dr. Efrain Flores Returning to Will County Community Health Center

Pediatrician Dr. Efrain Flores Returning to Will County Community Health Center

Pediatrician Dr. Efrain Flores will be taking appointments for as of December 10th.  Please call the Will County Community Health Center at 815-727-8670.

New Vaccine Programs Available at Will County Health Department Immunization Clinic

New Vaccine Programs Available at Will County Health Department Immunization Clinic

New Vaccine Programs Make vaccines for Adults More Accessible ADULTS! If you have no insurance, or your insurance or Medicare does not cover immunizations, or if you are unable to obtain vaccinations with your Medicaid plan, you may be eligible for one of our new…

Don’t Forget to Consider Whooping Cough, and it’s Easy to Test For

Don’t Forget to Consider Whooping Cough, and it’s Easy to Test For

There has been a recent surge in cases of Pertussis, commonly known as “Whooping Cough,” throughout the Northern Illinois and Collar Counties areas.  Will County Health Department Epidemiologist Alpesh Patel says that while it is certainly important to keep track of Influenza this time of…