News and Events
Jun 29, 2012
Has Your Baby Been To The Dentist Yet?
Children should visit the dentist by age 1. In fact, before the first baby teeth even come in, you can take measures to help protect your little one from the effects of dental disease. Check out the flyer... more.
Jun 19, 2012
One Summer Day 2012: Taking Steps to Fight Homelessness
Watch a short video on the One Summer Day 2012: Taking Steps to Fight Homelessness walk at Hessel Park. Take steps to fight homelessness with the C-U at Home One Summer Day grocery cart walk. Show your support for 7... more.
Jun 1, 2012
Find out about the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen
The mission of the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen is to feed the hungry of our community regardless of race, religion, or ethnicity. We welcome all volunteers to this service who share an unconditional positive regard for every human being. We provide a... more.
May 4, 2012
CarX Crazy K 2012 charity fundraiser race
Join in the CarX Crazy K 2012 charity fundraiser race. This isn't your typical race, this time it's fun! You will be racing over, around, under and through 5 kilometers of obstacles and challenges. The race will be held at the Champaign County... more.
Apr 27, 2012
Women's Wellness Workshop
Guest Speakers: Amy Ledbetter, The Frugal Family "Healthy Shopping on a Tight Budget" Wendy Starualt, Carrie Busey "Getting Your Family Healthy So You Can Take Care Of You" Lisa Braddock "Year Round... more.
Apr 20, 2012
Oral Cancer - Could You be Putting Yourself at Risk?
Did you know that cancers of the mouth and throat account for about three percent of all cancers in the United States? Did you also know that most oral cancers are largely preventable? However, there are certain risk factors that affect the... more.
Mar 14, 2012
Illinois Beach advisories and closures
The Illinois Department of Public Health monitors beaches around the state. On their website they list beach closures as well as results of beach tests. For information on beach advisories click... more.
Feb 1, 2012
Vegetable Gardening Ideas
So, I have gone over each gardening method and given some advice on why different gardening methods matter. Remember, it's mainly what's convenient to you, and what will work with your gardening space. But now you might be wondering, "How... more.
Jan 24, 2012
Child Care Weather Watch
Keep your children safe in the cold weather this winter. Learn about wind-chill and heat index. Learn about different weather warnings, such as blizzard warnings. Lots of information to keep this winter safer for... more.
Jan 11, 2012
A Book of My Own
We have started a new program called A Book of My Own at Public Health. The program makes books available in our library for children to read while they are here and to take and read at home. Since the program Began in December more than... more.