811 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560
For 24/7 Mental or Public Health Emergencies, call 630-553-9100
Monday and Friday: 8am - 4:30pm   •   Tuesday - Thursday: 8am - 8pm
  • Disaster Distress Hotline

    September 14th, 2018
    Please call 800-985-5990 or text ‘TalkWithUs’ to 66746 if you need help and support for any distress that you or someone you care about may be feeling related to any disaster.

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  • Why Shallow Lake Food Webs May Have More Arsenic

    September 5th, 2018

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  • Mosquito Bite Prevention (United States)

    July 13th, 2018

    Different mosquitoes carry different viruses. Learn how to prevent bites here.

  • Marijuana Infractions in Illinois Schools

    July 6th, 2018

    Learn more here.

  • First Human Case of West Nile Virus in Illinois for 2018

    June 21st, 2018

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  • Recalled Del Monte Small Veggie Trays Sold in Illinois

    June 16th, 2018

    06.16.18 Del Monte Recall

  • Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pre-cut Melons

    June 8th, 2018

    06.08.18 Salmonella Melons

  • Avoiding Tick- And Mosquito-borne Illnesses

    May 15th, 2018

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  • Dangerous Synthetic Cannabinoid Identified

    March 29th, 2018

    Dangerous Synthetic Cannabinoid Identified 03.2018

  • Kendall County Sheriff’s Office Warns of Telephone Scam

    March 1st, 2018

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  • Illinois Helpline for Opioids and Other Substances

    February 2nd, 2018

    Illinois Helpline

  • Flu-like Activity Increases Sharply

    January 10th, 2018

    NIPHC Flu Press Release 1.10.18

  • Kendall County Warming Centers

    December 1st, 2017

    Click here to find warming centers within Kendall County.   Note:  Some locations are only available during regular business hours.  Please call first to ensure that the warming center is able to receive you.

  • Illinois Marketplace for the Affordable Healthcare Act Enrollment Now Open

    November 1st, 2017


  • Flood Preparedness for the Press and Public

    October 1st, 2017

    With flooding cleanup and recovery efforts well underway down south, the Kendall County Health Department has created a packet to assist in preparing for the propensity of fall floods in our area. To view this packet, please click here. Flooding can occur with or without warning, please be aware and always be prepared.


Serving the Residents of Kendall County Since 1966
811 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560   •   630-553-9100