997 N York Street
PO Box 266
Martinsville, IL 62442
8 am-4 pm
* CCHD SERVICES - CCHD Services
CLARK COUNTY FARMERS MARKET PRESS RELEASE
Anyone wishing to be involved in the 2015 Farmer’s Market in Clark County is invited to an informational meeting at the Clark County Health Department on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 6pm. This meeting is intended to facilitate a discussion on how to better utilize the Farmer’s Market within the county and how to benefit both the producer and consumer. Information will also be presented on the Cottage Food Legislation and how to become a registered Cottage Food Vendor for the Farmer’s Market. Anyone who has any questions or who is interested in attending the meeting is encouraged to contact Cody Vaughn at the Clark County Health Department at 217-382-4207.
CLARK COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
IS NOW ACCEPTING THE FOLLOWING INSURANCE PROVIDERS:
BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD (BCBS), CIGNA, COVENTRY, HUMANA,
AETNA, HFN, HEALTH ALLIANCE, HEALTH LINK, MERIDAN, MERITAN,
Visit our Facebook Page at: www.facebook.com/clarkcountyhealthdept.org
We now have a Breastfeeding Support Group on Facebook Join Today at www.facebook.com/groups/BreastfeedinghelpCCHD
Do you have questions about your Medicaid application? Call the ABE Customer Call Center at 1-800-843-6154 to check on your application status
or make changes. Or call the local DHS office in Charleston at 217-345-2188. They are located at 1550 Douglas Rd, Charleston, IL
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD (SEP):
While Marketplace Open Enrollment Period has ended, there are still opportunities for some Illinoisans to get health coverage or change their plan. Visit GetCoveredIllinois.gov to find out.
The Affordable Care Act has provisions that work to ensure that breastfeeding is a possibility for all Moms.
Meet Amanda a Former Smoker:
BREASTFEEDING . . .
Breastfeeding is the natural way to feed your baby.
It is important to know about normal newborn behavior.
Let us help you!
And remember. . .
Breastmilk is FREE!
2015 DATES OF INTEREST:
- National Child Abuse Prevention Month
- National Autism Awareness Month
-2nd: World Autism Awareness Day - Wear Blue
-6th - 12th: National Public Health Week
-7th: World Health Day
-10th: Mother's Day
-18th - 25th: National Infant Immunization Week
-22nd: Earth Day
-24th - 30th: World Immunization Week
CLARK COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT HOURS:
Monday thru Friday - 8am to 4pm
Walk-In's: Monday - Thursday - 8am -2:30pm
Or schedule an appointment / Evening appointments by request
If you have an emergency situation - seek the nearest emergency room,
contact your Health Care Provider, call the sheriff's office at 826-6393
or call 911.
After normal business hours (8am to 4pm) the Sheriff's Office (826-6393 or Dial 911) should be contacted in the event of an emergency.