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Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Now Available At WCHD Through Bridge Access Program

Winnebago County Health Department is now participating in the CDC’s Bridge Access Program (Bridge Program) to provide updated COVID-19 vaccines to people 18 and older that do not have insurance or that are underinsured. To register to get your updated COVID-19 vaccine through the Bridge Program at Winnebago County Health Department please click the button …

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Opioid Response Team – News Release

Addressing the Opioid Overdose Crisis In Winnebago County Opioid overdoses continue to take lives in Winnebago County, especially of those living with Substance Use Disorder. In recognition of International Overdose Awareness Day, today, August 31 and National Recovery Month in September, the Winnebago County Opioid Response Team (ORT) encourages our community to help build the …

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WCHD’s Free Tire Drop Off Is FULL. Registration is now CLOSED for this event.  Due to overwhelming demand and vendor availability, capacity has been reached for the number of tires that can be collected at this event. Thank you for your interest in this event. The Winnebago County Health Department does expect to have another …



AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR WINNEBAGO COUNTY July 15th – July 16th: Be aware of air quality concerns and take the following steps to reduce your exposure: People with heart or lung disease, older adults, and children are most at risk, but everyone can take steps to reduce exposure to polluted air.

Free Trauma Training Symposium

Tuesday, May 16, 2023; 8:30 am – 1:00 pm Attend this free trauma training on “Vicarious Trauma” and “Culture & Trauma.” Training will be held from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm at Midway Village. Registration is required to attend. Register at: https://tinyurl.com/TSymposium051623.

The Impact Of Trauma Part II

Free Training, Tuesday, May 16, 2023 Attend this free trauma training for Winnebago County community members. Training will be held from 5:00-8:00 pm at the RPL Nordlof Center. Register to attend at: https://tinyurl.com/impacttraumapart2.