Champaign-Urbana Public Health District


Sep 4, 2009 Sharps and medication disposal
2016 update - Service no longer offered.  Carle Foundation will now provide free sharps boxes for anyone who has syringes and needles to dispose of. Persons can pick these up at the Urbana Carle Rx Express location in the hospital or at... more.

Sep 4, 2009 2009 Drive through flu clinic
The annual Public Health drive-through flu clinic will be September 17th and 18th this year from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Vaccines are available for everyone ages 4 and up.  Flu shots cost $35 and Pneumonia shots are $52. CUPHD accepts... more.

Aug 21, 2009 Updated H1N1 Flu information
We are adding updates and new printable material to the H1N1 Flu section of the website regularly.  For the latest information about the flu and what you can do visit our H1n1 Flu... more.

Aug 10, 2009 CUPHD Dental presents Fluoride Accommodation Awards
CUPHD Dental is proud to announce they have once again presented five Champaign County Water Departments the yearly Fluoride Accommodation Award. Illinois American Water Company, Sangamon Valley Public Water District, Sadorus Water Department, Royal... more.

Aug 7, 2009 Community Collaboration For Preparedness Planning
Come to the summit to hear many great speakers, including John M. Barry. Mr. Barry wrote the top selling book "The Great Influenza". To find out more and to sign up go to... more.

Jul 24, 2009 John Barry - White Paper on Novel H1N1
White Paper On Novel H1N1, Prepared for the MIT Center for Engineering Systems Fundamentals. This papers purpose is to provide a relatively indepth understanding of the problems and the issues, now and as they change Viewable... more.

Jul 13, 2009 Photos from Germ Busters Boot Camp
Area children learned about germ prevention at the Public Health Germ Busters Boot Camp... more.

Jul 10, 2009 Save the Date - September 29th and 30th
2nd Annual Champaign County Preparedness Summit   LOCATION: Hawthorne Suites,  Champaign Community Collaboration For Preparedness Planning   Who Should Attend:  Hospitals, Clinics, Care Facilities, Government,... more.

Jul 6, 2009 Channel 15 news story on confirmed county H1N1 case
You can see the news story that Channel 15 did with CUPHD administrator Julie Pryde... more.

Jun 23, 2009 Local Health Departments United Against State Budget Cuts - Press Conference
Local Communities May Lose Essential Public Health Services  A press conference addressing the local health department funding crisis will be held Thursday, June 25, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. in the main conference room at the Champaign-Urbana... more.