"To prevent disease and to assist in the maintenance of optimum health for the citizens of Crawford County through the assessment of needs, development of policy, provision of education and the assurance of services."
FLU SHOT DATES HAVE BEEN RELEASED
Crawford County Health Department (CCHD) will host its opening flu vaccination clinic on Thursday, September 29 from 1-4:00 pm at the Health Department. The Department encourages flu vaccination for everyone over six months of age and plans to provide ample opportunities for vaccination this season. All flu shot clinics will be open to both children and adults this year with the exception of the Drive-Through clinic on October 13 at the Robinson City Park.
CCHD plans to provide vaccinations at its 202 N. Christopher Blvd. location at the following times:
What exactly is "Public Health"?
Catholic Charities offering Counseling Services to
Professional Counseling Solutions, a program of Catholic Charities, is pleased to announce the expansion of counseling services to Crawford County. Counselors will be available at the Crawford County Health Department at 202 North Christopher Boulevard in Robinson on Wednesdays between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Services include individual, couples, families and children. Focusing on:
Please call Effingham Catholic Charities to make an appointment:
Theresa Loy LCPC, CAMS II Ext. 104
Kendra Franklin LCPC Ext.105
WIC Income Guidelines have increased as of July 1, 2016!
As of July 1, 2015 WIC income guidelines have increased. If you are a pregnant woman, have a child under the age of 5 years or an infant, you may apply to receive supplemental food from the WIC program. Please call
544-8798 for more information or to apply. WIC is a supplemental food program funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Click on the word "Guidelines" above for the income eligibility guidelines.
We have added a page to our website! Click on the "more" tab across the top to visit our "Health Highlights" page and see interesting health info from the news and important facts regarding new health legislations!
Crawford County Social Services and Mental Health Resources
Click on the link above for information and telephone numbers for area agencies dealing with emergency, abuse, basic needs, financial assistance, housing, medical, mental health services, support groups, and transportation