Disease Prevention


The Knox County Health Department maintains multiple programs and services focused on improving the health of our community.
Covid vaccination
Disease Prevention services include: 

IBCCP (Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer Program)
The IBCCP offers free mammograms, breast exams, pelvic exams, and Pap tests to eligible women. Program participants and eligible women can receive treatment.  

Immunizations
The Knox County Health Department offers childhood, adult, and travel vaccines. 

Smoke-free Illinois

STI/HIV Programs
The Knox County Health Department offers STI testing, HIV testing, and PrEP. 

Tuberculosis Screening
The Knox County Health Department offers tuberculosis (TB) screenings. 

RSV/Influenza (Flu)/Pneumonia

The Knox County Health Department offers Influenza(Flu) Vaccine for everyone 6 months and up. 

If you are looking for services related to medical care, dental services, or counseling, please refer to our Community Health Center.