FAMILY HEALTH SERVICES
WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
The Will County Health Department Provides Family Health Services to Adults, Children and Adolescents.
The Division of Family Health Services provides a wide variety of services to the community, including health education and prevention programs, maternal child health programs, Immunizations, and communicable diseases surveillance.
Improving adolescent health by empowering adolescents to adopt healthy behaviors by increasing the rate of adolescent well-care visits and ensuring that health care provided to adolescents is youth-friendly and meets the needs of adolescents.
A community-based collaboration that is committed to developing a high-quality, well-coordinated, easily accessible system of care that will promote positive growth and development for children 0-5 and their families.
Provides quality HIV/STD prevention and care services, including PrEP (Pre-exposure prophylaxis), for those at highest risk of acquiring HIV/STD’s, linkage to care for person’s living with HIV, surveillance of HIV cases and HIV support group.
A comprehensive community intervention program available to prevent childhood lead poisoning, provides nursing case management and environmental inspections for children ages six and under with elevated blood levels.
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children Supplemental Nutrition Program) provides assistance from nutritionists and nurses for mothers, from their pregnancy to the child’s fifth birthday.