Learn About

  1. Advisory Committees/Boards

    See a collection of the advisory committees and boards for the Board of Health.

  2. Board of Health

    Find out who sits on the Lake County Board of Health.

  3. Communicable Diseases

    Staff members in the CD program verify reports of various diseases, outbreaks and conduct investigations related to reported diseases in Illinois.

  4. Core Functions & Essential Services

    Over 15 years ago, the Institute of Medicine formulated the now familiar 3 core functions of public health: assessment, policy development and assurance.

  5. Governing Council

    In addition to the Board of Health, the Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center maintains a Community Health Center Governing Council and several Board of Health advisory committees, including Environmental Health, Dental, and Behavioral Health advisory committees.

  6. Health Department Purchasing

    Welcome to the Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center page for purchasing goods and services.

  7. Health of Lake County - MAPP Basics

    Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) is a strategic planning approach to community health improvement.

  8. Public Health Responsibilities

    As the largest human service provider in Lake County, we believe that services must be available without barriers.

  9. TB Board

    Find out who serves on the TB Board of Directors.

  10. Volunteer Opportunities

    The goal of the Lake County Medical Reserve Corps (LCMRC) is to increase the health care surge capacity of the county as support to the existing health care system in the event of a major emergency, flu pandemic and/or to support local public health needs.

  11. Winchester House

    For more than 150 years, Winchester House has been providing long-term health care for Lake County residents.