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McHenry County residents are touched every day by our services. Every time we eat in a restaurant, register our pets, build a well or septic system, need help for health care, or get our children vaccinated for school, the Health Department is involved to make us safer and healthier.
- TB control
- Chronic and Communicable disease control
- Hearing and vision screening for children
- STD/HIV testing and counseling
Health Department to Consolidate WIC and FCM Locations
Beginning July 20th, the WIC and FCM programs will discontinue services at the McHenry Community Health Center. Services will be available at existing locations in Crystal Lake, Woodstock, and Harvard. Office hours will be extended beginning in June at these locations. For questions, contact the WIC main office at 815-334-4505 or Family Case Management at 815-334-4510.
2018 Anti-Tobacco Media Design Contest Winners
Congratulations to the 1st place and 2nd place winners of the 14th Annual Anti-Tobacco Media Design Contest!
1st place winner: Pictured: Susan Karras, Director of Nursing; Jasmin Vilchis, contest winner; Joseph Gugle, Interim Public Health Administrator
1st place entry:
2nd place winner: Pictured: Patrick Enright, Richmond Burton High School Principal; Sarah Ames, runner up; Sunny Bengtson, MCDH representative
2nd place entry:
Are you at risk for type 2 diabetes? Take the test in English or Spanish
No Cost Diabetes Blood Sugar A1C Test
Fasting is not necessary. You must be 18 or older to participate and registration is required.
CDC diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Change Program
This no-cost program runs for 1 year with 22 sessions. Learn more about this program and its prerequisites at one of the below overview session that will be held at the MCDH, Building A.
Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 5:00 to 6:00pm
No Cost 6 Week Diabetes Self-Management Classes
Registration is open for Johnsburg (English speaking class), Crystal Lake & Harvard (Spanish speaking classes).
8/1/2018 Johnsburg (English speaking class) 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$25 Community Health Screenings
Community health screenings include cholesterol, blood sugar, body mass index & heart age education. Registration is required.
Wednesday 6/27/2018 Johnsburg Library 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7/11/2018 MCDH Building A 9:00 am - 11:00 am
- Board of Health
- TB Board
- Retail Food Advisory Committee
- Environmental Health Advisory Committee
- Solid Waste Advisory Committee
MCDH Main Office
2200 N. Seminary Ave.
Woodstock, IL 60098
After Hours: 815.344.7421
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