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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The Lake County Health Department is monitoring the COVID-19 situation and will continue to provide updates on our website and social media platforms.
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  1. Health Department Coronavirus Alert

    The Health Department is currently investigating several COVID-19 cases linked to adult volleyball leagues. So far, 14 people who played or watched volleyball at Jesse Oaks Food & Drink in Gages Lake in September have tested positive for COVID-19. Additional Info...
  2. Suicide is Preventable and Help is Available

    September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day, and the Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center encourages all people to share a message of hope: Suicide is preventable, and help is available in Lake County. Additional Info...
  3. Health Department Seeking Contact Tracing Applicants

    The Health Department is still seeking applicants, especially those from Lake County communities most affected by COVID-19. Read on...
  4. Mental Health First Aid Offers Virtual Classes

    The Health Department’s Mental Health First Aid initiative has resumed operations and is now offering classes virtually. This includes a 2-hour self-paced course, followed by 4 hours of instructor-led training delivered virtually. Read on...
  5. COVID-19 Cases Rising in Lake and McHenry Counties

    Cases among teens and young adults, business-related complaints rising. Public health officials in Lake and McHenry Counties are urging the public to take action to slow the spread of COVID-19. Read on...
  6. Lake and McHenry Counties United Against Resurgence of COVID-19

    Lake and McHenry County officials are working together to slow the recent resurgence of COVID-19. The two counties make up the North Suburban Region identified under a plan recently rolled out by the State of Illinois. Additional Info...
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