Winnebago County Health Department

About WCHD

Achieving a Healthier Rockford and Winnebago County

The Winnebago County Health Department provides services designed to protect, promote and maintain
the health of Winnebago County residents. Services address three primary goals: improving the length of useful life, 
reducing health disparities, and assuring access to preventive health services for every person in
Winnebago County.

 WCHD MISSION STATEMENT: 
Prevent disease, promote health and enlist community efforts to improve the health of all Winnebago County residents
 
WCHD VISION STATEMENT:
Healthy people in a healthy community without health disparities
 
WCHD VALUE STATEMENT:
Responsiveness, resource for the community, expertise, collaboration.

Organization Chart 
Winnebago County Health Department Summary of Services 
Healthy Community Strategic Plan 2011-2015 (abridged version)
History of Public Health in Rockford and Winnebago County
 
HIPPA Document