Welcome to the Cumberland County Health Department. We are proud of the many services we provide to our community. We strive rigorously to protect the health and well being of individuals and the community we serve. It is always our number one goal and responsibility.
Thanks to the dedicated and skilled work of the Cumberland County staff and the many community partners and board members, the Health Department continues to provide a broad range of services designed to protect, promote and achieve healthy individuals, families, and communities. We are committed to the individual and families we serve in Cumberland County, Illinois.
|Follow us on Facebook||IPLAN Survey|
Working With You
|Every year, our facilities support many Cumberland County resident’s visits for medical and other concerns.||From child safety programs to restaurant inspections, from maternal programs to flu shots, we are working to protect you.||Our board members are area residents, giving us the ability to respond more effectively to the needs of the community.|
By visiting the Cumberland County Health Department website, visitors agree that they will not use the website for any unlawful activity, or use it in a way that would violate the following terms and conditions. This website is governed and construed by the laws of the State of Illinois. Any use of the website shall comply with all Cumberland County, Illinois and State of Illinois laws and regulations as well as with all federal laws and regulations.
Collection of Information
No personally identifiable information is collected about visitors who simply browse this website or who download information from it. Information volunteered by visitors participating in a survey will be collected. An email address and contents of the email will also be collected from users sending email. Visitors who request services available through this website may be required to furnish additional information which may be required by law or which is necessary to provide the service requested. The additional information collected will be no more specific than if the visitor were requesting the service by any other means, including by telephone or an in-person visit to a County facility.
This website automatically collects and stores only the following information about a visit:
• total number of visitors to this website
• types of computer systems used to access the website
• web browser type and version
• date and time of access
• the website visited prior to coming to this website
• information about possible system security threats
Cumberland County Health Department does not sell any of the information collected for any purpose. The information is used to help make this website more useful to visitors; learning about the number of visitors to this website and the types of technology visitors use helps improve this website and the services it offers.
At this time, Cumberland County Health Department's website only places cookies onto your computer for the sole purpose of this website's programming functionality. We do not, at this time use any tracking cookies i.e. Google Anyalitics services.
All of the products and services, including but not limited to text, data, photographs, maps, images, graphics, audio and video clips, trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the "content"), are owned by Cumberland County Health Department or licensed to the County by third-parties, and are protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. Cumberland County Health Department shall remain the sole and exclusive owner of all rights, title, and interest to all copyrighted or protected information created and posted for inclusion in this system. Cumberland County Health Department retains all rights to the information provided by this service, including but not limited to, the right of reproduction. Please email the County's Health Department Administrator for permission requests.
Neither Cumberland County Health Department, Cumberland County, Illinois, nor any agency, officer, or employee of the County warrants the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published on the website, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from this website, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Portions of such information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this website does so at his or her own risk.
Mission & Vision
Our mission is to assist Cumberland County residents, of all ages, with the development and maintenance of healthy living habits through programs based on the assessment of their needs.
We in the health department are committed to reach the individuals of the county with the greatest need. We will offer preventative, screening, maintenance and safety programs that are available, accessible, and affordable. We will grow and expand services based upon need and financial prudence in collaboration with other providers who share our vision. We will be value-driven as recognized by our commitment to the quality of service that we plan and provide.
Healthy Start, Grow Smart
About the Program
The Healthy Start, Grow Smart health education series provides vital information to parents and caregivers on best practices for early childhood development. The series offers 13 issues - one for a newborn and then one booklet for each month of the baby's life. The series also includes an information tracker for your new baby. The PDF files of the booklets are available below.
|Your Newborn Baby: English, Spanish|
|Your 1 month old: English, Spanish||Your 7 month old: English, Spanish|
|Your 2 month old: English, Spanish||Your 8 month old: English, Spanish|
|Your 3 month old: English, Spanish||Your 9 month old: English, Spanish|
|Your 4 month old: English, Spanish||Your 10 month old: English, Spanish|
|Your 5 month old: English, Spanish||Your 11 month old: English, Spanish|
|Your 6 month old: English, Spanish||Your 12 month old: English, Spanish|