4th of July and Summer Safety Tips
CHICAGO – As we head into the Fourth of July holiday weekend, Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck reminds us of the following health tips to help avoid injury and illness during the summer.
“We want everyone to stay safe while celebrating the holiday and throughout the summer. I encourage all Illinois residents to use and share these tips for a more enjoyable summer,” advised Dr. Hasbrouck.
WATER AND SWIMMING SAFETY – whether at the beach, on the lake or in a swimming pool, use safety precautions.
Supervise young children around waterAlways use life jackets and secure personal flotation devicesAvoid alcohol...
Smoking Cessation Class
Tazewell County Health Department is offering a smoking cessation program at St. Peters Lutheran Church in East Peoria. Click here for more information.
FOOD EXCELLENCE AWARDS PRESENTED
The Tazewell County Health Department honored the food service facilities that have met the criteria in their classification by awarding them the 2013 Food Excellence Award. The program was held on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Tazewell County Health Department.
Establishments achieving the award are issued a certificate that can be posted in public view. This certificate indicates to the public, that the facility exceeds regular food safety concerns...
Health and Wellness Fair
The Partnership for a Healthy Community is a community-driven initiative created to improve health and wellness of Peoria and Tazewell County residents. The 5 strategic areas of the Partnership include:Tobacco Free LivingActive LivingHealthy EatingClinical Preventative ServicesSocial and Emotional Wellness
A Health & Wellness Fair will be held to highlight the efforts to improve the overall health of...
Public Posting of Draft Sewage Ordinance
Tazewell County Health Department has proposed changes to the Sewage Ordinance for Tazewell County.
A public meeting will be held to offer residents the opportunity to make suggestions and voice concerns. This date will be announced at a later time.
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