JOLIET – The Will County Partners for Healthy Families is offering four grant opportunities for county schools and community organizations that address obesity through nutrition education and physical activity in school-aged children (Grades K-5).
JOLIET – A pair of Will County Community Health Center physicians, who also serve on the Silver Cross Hospital medical staff, have been recognized for achieving superlative patient satisfaction survey results.
JOLIET -- Geriatricians are typically in short supply, but the new Will County Community Health Center medical director is just what the doctor ordered.
JOLIET – Numbers tell the story, at least when it comes to sugar sweetened beverages and obesity.
JOLIET-The Will County Health Department has enlisted Reality Illinois (RI) teens in another project designed to reduce teen smoking rates in Southern Will County.
JOLIET – As part of an ongoing effort to reduce the incidence of cervical cancer, the Will County Health Department and Community Health Center urges area women to take action during January – Cervical Health Awareness Month.
JOLIET – The Wilmington City Council adopted an ordinance making most city parks tobacco free December 15, thanks largely to a group of committed teens from Wilmington High School.
JOLIET -- The Will County Board of Health has appointed Susan Olenek to replace John Cicero as Will County Health Department Executive Director, effective February 1, 2016.
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