Media Relations & Press Releases
CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH: IT'S UP TO TODAY'S ADULTS AND KIDS TO GET INVOLVED

Press Release: CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH: IT'S UP TO TODAY'S ADULTS AND KIDS TO GET INVOLVED

Both the Older and Younger Must Know When to Take Action

Tuesday, May 2, 2017/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (2426)/ Article rating: No rating
“How are we, as a society, doing when it comes to being aware and caring about the mental health of our kids?” more...
BEING ALERT FOR CHILD ABUSE SITUATIONS REQUIRES VILLAGE EFFORT

Press Release: BEING ALERT FOR CHILD ABUSE SITUATIONS REQUIRES VILLAGE EFFORT

Child Abuse a More Complicated Issue; More Eyes Needed

Wednesday, April 26, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (2778)/ Article rating: No rating
Awareness for emotional abuse needed as well as for physical abuse. more...
MESSAGE FOR FUTURE SOCIAL WORKERS: "ADVOCATE FOR THOSE YOU SERVE"

Press Release: MESSAGE FOR FUTURE SOCIAL WORKERS: "ADVOCATE FOR THOSE YOU SERVE"

Will Co Health Dept Behavioral Health Leader Rallies USF Students

Tuesday, April 25, 2017/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (2481)/ Article rating: No rating
“A clinical psychologist will look at me and say, ‘You think and act like a social worker.’ And I just say, “Good!” more...
WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT'S INTERVENTION COUNSELING WILL CONTINUE AT JTHS CAMPUSES

Press Release: WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT'S INTERVENTION COUNSELING WILL CONTINUE AT JTHS CAMPUSES

Having Counselors Right There on Campus Proves to be Big Advantage

Monday, April 24, 2017/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (2668)/ Article rating: No rating
Front line intervention” can not only help prevent on campus incidents, but also help get students in need of counseling on the right path. more...
"MOSQUITO NEW YEAR" ONCE AGAIN LEADS TO TALK OF WEST NILE VIRUS AND ZIKA

Press Release: "MOSQUITO NEW YEAR" ONCE AGAIN LEADS TO TALK OF WEST NILE VIRUS AND ZIKA

Specific Mosquitoes Carry Both Diseases; Precautions are Advised

Monday, April 24, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (2241)/ Article rating: No rating
At the Will County Health Department Environmental Division, there are two diseases connected to mosquitoes on everyone’s mind. more...
BRING YOUR CHILD TO WORK DAY HAS SPECIAL MEANING AT WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Press Release: BRING YOUR CHILD TO WORK DAY HAS SPECIAL MEANING AT WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

A Day of Education for Sons and Daughters of Health Department Workers

Monday, April 24, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (2449)/ Article rating: No rating
For over ten years running, the Health Department has been able to use this special day as a day of fun learning for the children of employees that participate. more...
FEBRUARY IS DENTAL HEALTH MONTH; PROPER CARE BEGINS AS SOON AS FIRST TEETH ARRIVE

Press Release: FEBRUARY IS DENTAL HEALTH MONTH; PROPER CARE BEGINS AS SOON AS FIRST TEETH ARRIVE

Education and Preventive Care are Top Priorities; Says Dr. Sangita Garg

Wednesday, February 1, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (3497)/ Article rating: No rating

Joliet- As Dental Health Month begins, Will County Health Department Community Health Center Dental Director Dr. Sangita Garg says the goal of her department is to bring in children as young as one year of age, when their teeth are just coming in.

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Press Release: Grants from Will County Partners for Healthy Families; Resolutions for 2017

Teaching Nutritional Food Knowledge and Physical Health to Children

Tuesday, December 13, 2016/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (3886)/ Article rating: 5.0
Joliet- The cooperative efforts of eight Will County community organizations are once again coming together to offer grants to provide healthy opportunities for area youth. more...
Will County Community Health Center Welcomes Certified Addiction Counselor

Press Release: Will County Community Health Center Welcomes Certified Addiction Counselor

A Change at Age 50 Leads to a Counseling Career

Tuesday, December 13, 2016/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (3700)/ Article rating: 4.7

JOLIET- In our first of a series about the people in the Will County Health Department, we take a look at a man who made a mid-life career change, motivated by some experiences he witnessed in his own family.

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Will County Health Department Prepared For Flu Season

Press Release: Will County Health Department Prepared For Flu Season

Vaccines Now Available For All Ages

Friday, September 16, 2016/Author: Administrative Services Staff/Number of views (6660)/ Article rating: No rating

JOLIET – As flu season approaches, the Will County Health Department officials would like to remind residents how important flu shots can be to maintaining one’s health. The health department is now offering flu shots for all ages at its locations in Joliet, Bolingbrook and Monee.

 

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