Community Health

Child and Adult Immunization Program Provides vaccine to children and adults to prevent the spread of communicable diseases. 
Lead Program Offers lead testing to children between the ages of 6 months to 6 years – which helps identify children …
Tuberculosis Program Dedicated to the prevention and control of Tuberculosis. Offers 1 and 2 step TB testing. 
Illinois Tobacco FCPHD supports, educates and instructs Ford County residents on how they can receive free nicotine replacement products through Illinois Tobacco …
Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (IBCCP) Promotes early detection of breast and cervical cancer by providing free screening and diagnostic services to uninsured women. 
Communicable Disease Program Protects Ford County residents from contracting and transmitting infectious diseases through active surveillance, investigations, diagnostic screenings, referrals, and reporting …
Pregnancy Testing Free pregnancy testing and information to all women in Ford County. 
Free blood pressure screening to all Ford County Residents. 
Vision and Hearing Testing Screenings offered to Ford County preschool through high school aged children With suspected hearing and/or vision impairments. 
Dental Sealant Program The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) receives an annual federal Maternal and Child Health block grant to fund a …
Opioid Overdose Reversal Training and Naloxone Distribution Opioid Overdose Reversal Training and Naloxone Distribution Every day, more than 130 people in the United States die after overdosing …
  • Agency on Aging
  • Community Care Coordination
  • DHS
  • CDC
  • Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services