Welcome to the Kankakee County Health Department

sunglassesProtect Yourself and Others - Get a Flu Shot

The single best way to protect yourself against the flu is to get vaccinated.

Our walk in flu vaccination clinics will be held at the Kankakee County Health Department on the following days and times.

Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thursday, October 22, 2015 (late clinic) - 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Vaccine is available for children starting at 6 months of age.

Flu Shot $30.00
Flu Mist $30.00. We have a small amount available for those eligible ages 2 - 49 years.
High Dose Flu Shot $45.00 This is recommended for those age 65 years and older.

Both Medicaid and Medicare, are accepted. We can accept Medicare Advantage plans for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, and Humana.

We can now accept many private insurances including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, Humana, and others.

Click here for the 2015-2016 Inactivated Influenza Vaccine Information Sheet
Click here for the 2015-2016 Live Intranasal Influenza Vaccine Information Sheet (Flu Mist)

For more information, please call 815-802-9430.

Our Mission:

The Kankakee County Health Department believes that it is the right of all citizens to have access to a broad continuum of community-based services that protect, maintain and promote the bio-psycho-social health and well-being of the community, and provide a safe and healthy environment.

The department continually assesses the health needs and resources available, promotes development of appropriate needed programs and assures that quality services are acceptable, available, accessible and accountable. These services are delivered in a manner that respects individual and community dignity, values and rights as well as established federal, state and local standards.

Adopted March 6, 1995