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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
McHenry County Food Pantries
Find Food Pantries in McHenry County.
People In Need Forum
The 2017 People in Need Forum will be held on Saturday, January 27, at McHenry County College. The Forum is a unique opportunity for everyone to be better informed of community resources.
School Health Professional Symposium
Friday, January 26, 2018. Register by mail by completing this form. For credit card registration or for more information call 815-334-4500.
WIC (Women Infants & Children) Nutritional Supplements
For over 40 years, families like yours have depended on the friendly experts at WIC to help you make amazing kids. WIC supports you and your child from pregnancy to delivery to raising a toddler and up until your child's 5th birthday. Find recipes, breast feeding & child raising tips, information about nutrition, eligibility and more.
The Department of Health and the Board of Health completed an annual review of the McHenry County Public Health Ordinance, and a few updates have been approved by both the Board of Health and the County Board. These changes are effective January 1, 2018; this document gives an overview as well as redline and final versions of the updates for your review.
Community Health Screenings - Appointments available
Your cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure and body mass index numbers are key indicators of your risk for chronic disease. McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) will screen for these important risk factors. Make an appointment or call 815-334-4510 for more information.
McHenry County Flu Surveillance
During flu season the Health Department monitors flu surveillance in McHenry County. Flu Surveillance 2017-2018 week 40-2. For information about protecting yourself from the flu, visit our influenza page.
- 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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