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CHAMPAIGN URBANA PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICT
Our mission:
To improve the health, safety and
well-being of the community through prevention, education, collaboration,
and regulation.
About CUPHD
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About CUPHD

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Meet the Administrator
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Difference between Public Health and Public Medicine (PDF)
Describing the Local Public Health Workforce: Workers who Prevent, Promote, and Protect the Nation's Health (PDF)


(20 ILCS 2310/) Civil Administrative Code of Illinois.
IDPH Part 600 Certified Local Health Department Code
IDPH Part 615 Local Health Protection Grant Rules

IPLAN - Champaign County Community Health Plan (PDF)
IPLAN Summary - Champaign County Community Health Plan Sumary (PDF)
IPLAN updates 2012
Strategic Plan

Watch a slide show of the history of CUPHD.

Get a printable copy of our mission/vision statements (PDF)


Our Mission


The Mission of Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is "To improve the health, safety and well-being of the community through prevention, education, collaboration, and regulation."

Our Goals


  • To Prevent Disease, Injury and Disability
  • To Promote Healthy Lifestyles
  • To Provide Early Diagnosis for Improved Health Outcomes and Reduced Health Care Costs

Our Vision


Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is the progressive and respected advocate for the health, safety, and well-being of our community.

Our Values


At Champaign-Urbana Public Health District we believe that all people have an equal right to health, safety and well-being. We will strive to model respect, compassion and integrity while providing services that are both innovative and adaptive to the culturally diverse population we serve. We will protect and promote the health and well-being of the community and position ourselves to respond to current and future public health challenges by building collaborative partnerships, continually measuring and improving effectiveness, maintaining sustainability and demonstrating transparency.

What We Do


The Health District offers an array of services and programs that reach people of all ages and from all walks of life.

Women come here for pregnancy care, nutrition advice, educational support, supplemental food coupons, pregnancy tests, genetics referrals and breastfeeding support.

Parents bring their children to us for immunizations, dental care, blood lead tests, baby care and developmental testing. They rely on the Health District for guidance on proper car seat installations. They come to us for help with KidCare and FamilyCare medical insurance applications.

Smokers get assistance kicking the habit.

People with diabetes depend on Health District nurses for help monitoring their health.

People living with HIV and AIDS rely on us for case management. Young and old come to our clinics for health screenings, flu and pneumonia shots and other immunizations.

We inspect food and drink establishments, and tanning facilities. We conduct lead investigations, license wells and provide food-handling instruction.

We investigate disease outbreaks that could threaten community health. And we are part of a county-wide emergency preparedness team that will work together to respond to any natural or man-made disaster that may occur in Champaign County.

The list of services goes on and on. Each of the Health District divisions - Administration; Community Health Nursing & Clinical Services; Community Health Surveillance, Planning & Education; Dental Health; Environmental Health; Family Health; and HIV/STD/TB Prevention & Management - serves a unique public health function. All programs within these divisions are designed to address health priorities in the Champaign-Urbana community.

Health District offices are located in Champaign, Urbana and Rantoul, but we also bring our services to numerous other sites in Champaign County.

We have a contractual relationship with the Champaign County Public Health Department Board of Health, which provides funding to support services to ensure food and water protection, safe sewage, and investigation and mitigation of communicable diseases to county residents outside Champaign and Urbana.

We also partner with dozens of other health and social service providers, sharing resources and expertise to get health services to the people who most need them.

We invite you to take advantage of our many programs and services. There is almost certainly something here that could benefit your health and the health of those you love. Look around!

How Do We Do What We Do?


Public Health gets revenue from a variety of sources. Our primary sources of money to provide our services are:

fiscal year 2006 revenue

fiscal year 2016 revenue Many of our grants are administered through the Illinois Department of Public Health.