About Us

The Winnebago County Health Department is a Level III public health agency, the highest level recognized by state statute. The Health Department is comprised of 6 units:

  • Administration
  • Communicable Disease
  • Community Health and Prevention
  • Environmental Health
  • Healthy Lifespan
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

Winnebago County Health Department

Vision

The Winnebago County Health Department is a leader in creating a culture that optimizes health and wellness in our community.

Mission

Winnebago County Health Department leads change by providing services and building partnerships that strengthen the community.

Values

  1. Ethical Practice of Public Health
  2. Accountability
  3. Collaboration and Partnership
  4. Building and Sustaining a Responsive Public Health Workforce

Strategic Priorities

Read more about the strategic process and priorities of the Winnebago County Health Department in the Strategic Plan 2016-2020