Winnebago County Health Department

Publications and Videos


Compass Newsletter

Communicable Disease Bulletin

Northwest Illinois HIV Care Connect Newsletter

igrow Newsletter



 County Health Rankings Report Gives County-by-County 
  Snapshot of How Multiple Factors Can Influence Health



2014 Winnebago CHR Combined Report

2014 County Health Rankings News Release and Summary Report

2014 Illinois County Comparison

County Health Rankings Website


Rockford and Winnebago County, Healthy Community Strategic Plan, 2011-2015 (abridged version) 

Winnebago County Homicide Suicide Trends 1968-2010 

Winnebago County Births and Birth Outcome Trends - (Summary 1980-2008)

Review of Winnebago County Cancer Mortality and Incidence (1988-2008)

2009 H1N1 Year in Review Executive Summary

2009 H1N1 Influenza Pandemic Mid-Course Review - Winnebago, IL (6-2010) 

Healthy Community Strategic Plan 2005-2010

Child Obesity (Blackhawk Park School-Linked Health Center & Beyer Elementary School Data, 2006-2008)

Winnebago County Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Risk Indicators (1996-2008 Data Summary)

Winnebago County Community Health Status Report (2008)

Winnebago County Suicide Summary (Violence Prevention Collaborative, 2000-2005)

Winnebago County Homicide & Suicide Trends (1979-2005)

The Development of Public Health in Winnebago County from 1854 to 2004


Winnebago County Health Department - You Tube Channel

Northern Rural Public Health Institute - Closing Keynote

A Healthier America - An estimated 46.3 million Americans do not have health insurance. This is a trend we need to change for future generations of Americans.

Healthiest Nation in One Generation - With your help, we can make America the healthiest nation in one generation.

Promoting the Work of Local Health Departments

Crisis in the Crib: Saving Our Nation's Babies (U.S. Department of Health & Human Services - Office of Minority Health released a documentary focusing on the issue of infant mortality in the African-American community. "Infant mortality for the African-American community is a pressing,but often overlooked, health disparity. The rate of death for black babies before their first birthday is twice the rate of white babies and greatly outpaces the national average.") 

CDC Streaming Health

Your Online Source for Credible Health Information

Influenza Prevention Video Links

Put Your Hands Together

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