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Congratulations, Staff, on New Awards

The Will County Health Department is the proud recipient of two new awards.


Gold level American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksite award.

Recipient, American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Gold Award 2015

Recipient, Illinois Healthy Worksite Silver Level

 Silver recipient of the Illinois Healthy Worksite designation from 2015 to 2018.

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Health Department Issues Power Outage Tips

Foodborne Illnesses Due To Power Outages Can Be A Serious Public Health Concern

JOLIET – The Will County Health Department urges area residents and businesses to be mindful of the potential for foodborne illnesses in the wake of heavy thunderstorms possible late tonight through Thursday morning. Heavy storms complete with cloud-to-ground lightning could produce power outages across Will and Grundy counties.  

Health Department Urges Awareness During National Lightning Safety Prevention Week

Health Department Urges Awareness During National Lightning Safety Prevention Week

When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors!

JOLIET – Lightning strikes U.S. soil more than 25 million times annually, and the Will County Health Department wants area residents to be aware of the potential danger.

Health Department Offers Mosquito Prevention Tips

Mosquitoes Are A Nuisance And They Spread Diseases As Well

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week is June 21/27, and the Will County Health Department is offering tips to help area residents reduce mosquito breeding right where they live.

Health Department Helps Keep Temporary Events Safe

Food Service Inspections at Public Events Key to Avoiding Foodborne Illness

If your church, business, club, or community organization sponsors a fundraiser where food is served, you probably know the Will County Health Department’s Division of Environmental Health inspects and permits temporary events to insure food safety.

Open House Set For New Will County Health Department Facility

Monee office Serves More Than 115,000 Eastern Will County Residents

JOLIET – The Will County Health Department will host a community open house for its new Eastern Branch Office (5601 W. Monee-Manhattan Road), from 2-4 p.m. Friday, June 5.

Health Department Begins Swimming Facility Inspections

Public Pools, Beaches Require Special Attention

JOLIET – Will County’s 128 public swimming facilities and 12 bathing beaches traditionally open for business during the Memorial Day weekend, and the Will County Health Department is working to ensure each venue is ready.

May Is National Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Illness is More Common Than You Think

JOLIET – There are dozens of important health awareness events celebrated annually, and one of the oldest yearly milestones is National Mental Health Awareness Month.

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Office Locations

Main Office

501 Ella Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
Fax: 815-727-8484
TDD: 815-727-8690

Community Health Center

1106 Neal Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433

Eastern Branch Office

Suites 107 to 110
5601 W Monee-Manhattan Road
Monee, Il 60449
Fax: 708-534-3455

Northern Branch Office

323 Quadrangle Drive
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Fax: 630-679-7015