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HomepageimageMcHenry 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.

In addition to Environmental Health permits and inspections, Animal Control and Vital Records, we offer a variety of clinic services to the public.
  • Immunizations
  • TB control
  • Chronic and Communicable disease control
  • Hearing and vision screening for children
  • STD/HIV testing and counseling  

Residential electronics recycling

McHenry County Department of Health and Elgin Recycling will be hosting single day residential electronic recycling events on September 7 and October 19.  For additional recycling times and locations, click here

 Diabetes and pre-diabetes information and classes

 For information and a list of no-cost educational workshops, please click here.

First Wednesday Wellness Screening

For $25, make an online appointment for a First Wednesday Wellness Screening.  Screenings are held at MCDH in Woodstock unless otherwise indicated. More information is available by calling 815-334-4531.

July 3, 2019, 9:00 - 11:00 AM

August 7, 2019, 1:00 - 3:00 PM

September 4, 2019, 9:00 - 11:00 AM


 View food inspection reports

View Food Facility Inspection Reports online

Meeting information


MCDH Main Office
667 Ware Road, Woodstock, IL  60098
Phone: 815.334.4510
Fax: 815.334.4635
After Hours: 815.344.7421
Email: Health@McHenryCountyIL.gov 
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