News and Events
Aug 31, 2011
Farmers Market News!
More healthy food subsidies for our County. Market at the Square has received a $10,000 grant to match the amount of any produce purchased with the LINK card at our Farmers... more.
Aug 29, 2011
'Go,' 'slow,' 'whoa' coming to food aisles
The News Gazette had a nice article in the newspaper recently about new program in co-operation with local grocery stores and schools. The program is Go, Slow, Whoa and you can read the article on the News Gazette's website... more.
Jul 20, 2011
Daily Illini article on CUPHD Summer Food Program
There is a great article in the Daily Illini about keeping cool in the summer and the Public Health Summer Food Program. Be sure to visit the Daily Illini website to read the article or get the... more.
Jun 28, 2011
Summer Food Service Program - Going On Now
We are hosting the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) again this year. The program provides free meals and snacks throughout the summer months when children are not in school. SFSP is sponsored by the Illinois State Board of Education and... more.
May 27, 2011
Public Health closed Monday 5-30
We will be closed Monday the 30th in observance of Memorial Day. Our schedule of holidays we are closed can be found... more.
May 20, 2011
Social Media: Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse The following was originally posted on CDC Public Health Matters Blog on May 16th, 2011 by Ali S. Khan. There are all kinds of emergencies out there that we can... more.
May 18, 2011
Don't forget the Women's Wellness Workshop Thursday
Come to the Womens Wellness Workshop Thursday May 19th. We will have guest speakers, Including Kenna Dunlap Johnson (Stress Management for Busy Women), Misty Appleby (Healthy Shopping on a Tight Budget) and Julie Bliss (Quick and Healthy Food Ideas... more.
May 13, 2011
Let's Get It Started - Mom and Daughter Classes
Plan, purchase, prepare, and enjoy healthier meals. Develop active living plans together. Learn how to set goals as a family. Healthy recipes prepared at each class. Only $20 - Complete all 4 classes and... more.
May 5, 2011
Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month - a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Learn more about diabetes in this... more.
May 5, 2011
May is Older Americans Month
Older Americans Month, an observance from the Department of Health and Human Services' Administration on Aging, is an occasion to show appreciation and support for seniors as they continue to enrich and strengthen our communities. Older adults are... more.