Winnebago County Health Department

As your health department, we offer a variety of wellness and
environmental health services to all Winnebago County residents.
For your good health and that of our community, we provide numerous programs focused
on wellness promotion throughout each life stage, injury and violence prevention,
disease prevention, disaster preparedness and response,;and environmental safety.





Violence Prevention Collaborative Seeking Nominations for Annual Partners in Peace Awards

Dr. Sandra Martell Named New Public Health Administrator for the Winnebago County Health Department 

5th Annual Back-To-School Health Fair
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
2-7 pm
555 North Court Street, Rockford, Illinois  61103
School Physicals $30
Immunizations $16 (VFC eligibility required)
Free Required Dental Exams for Kindergarten, 2nd, and 6th grade 

School Physical Consent Form - English  
School Physical Consent Form - Spanish  
Dental Consent Form - English
Dental Consent Form - Spanish
Appointments are required. Call 815-720-4370.
Clinic Flyer 
News Release  


 Summertime Safety Tips

Summertime Safety - CDC 
Extreme Heat and Your Health - CDC
Summer and Vacations (Food Safety) -

Ideas for a Healthier Summer - CDC 
Summer - No Sweat (Summer Survival Guide) - IDPH 

Winnebago County Health Department Summer News Releases / Fact Sheets
2014 Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease Fact Sheet 
2014 How To Prevent Foodborne Illnesses in the Summer
2014 West Nile Virus Season 
2014 Pollen Count Season 

Illinois Department of Public Health News Release
2014 Fourth of July Summer Safety Health Tips

Winnebago County Health Department Administrator, Maichle (Mike) Bacon, announces Retirement  -  Serving a 43 Year Career in Public Health





Illinois Kids Count 2014 Press Release and Report 
Winnebago County / Illinois Data



*Attention Environmental Health E-Pay Customers.  As of Thursday, November 7, 2013 all Environmental Health on-line application forms are temporarily not available on E-Pay. Electronic payments may still be made though for Loan Inspections on E-Pay. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you. We will keep you posted as to when the forms will be electronically operational. Loan Inspection forms are available under Environmental Services (Forms) or you may click here to go to the page.