Contact Us


Knox County Health Department:  8:00am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday
Knox Community Health Center:    7:00am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday
Closed all Federal Holidays, as listed on our calendar.  

Emergency Contact
If you are experiencing a public health emergency while the health department is closed, please contact the Galesburg Public Safety building at 309-343-9151

If you are a patient of the Knox Community Health Center and require after hour care, please call the after hours nurse triage at 1-877-279-2668. 

Phone Numbers
Knox County Health Department: 309-344-2224
Knox Community Health Center: 309-344-2225

Fax Numbers
Knox County Health Department: 309-344-5049
Knox Community Health Center: 309-344-2230

Extensions: 
For extensions, please call the Knox County Health Department, then enter your party's extension when prompted. 
Wellness and Promotion 1
LIHEAP/LIHWAP 1
WIC and Family Case Management 2
IBCCP 2
KCHC Dental 4
KCHC Behavioral Health 5
Environmental Health 6
Communicable Diseases 7
Immunizations and STI/STD testing 7
HR 7005



Mailing Address: 
1361 West Fremont Street, Galesburg IL, 61401