Measles Outbreak in the United States

From January 1 to January 30, 2015, 102 people from 14 states were reported to have measles. Most of these cases are part of a large, ongoing outbreak linked to an amusement park in California.  While there have been no confirmed cases in Vermilion County, there have been some confirmed cases in Northern Illinois.

For more information about Measles, please visit the American Academy of Pediatrics or the CDC Website.

Please protect your children and get vaccinated.  For information on how to schedule vaccinations, please visit our Immunization Page.

Stay out of the Cold

Keep warm this winter.  There are warming centers located throughout Illinois.  Go to Keep Warm Illinois for a list of warming centers near you.

For Winter Weather Preparedness tips, go to

It's Not too Late to Get Your Flu Shot

You can still come into the Health Department to get your flu shot even though our Flu Clinics are over.  We are now accepting walk ins for flu shots during our normal business hours, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM.  Just go to the Immunization Clinic Window and someone will help you. 

The upcoming season’s flu vaccine will protect against the influenza viruses that research indicates will be most common during the season. This includes an influenza A (H1N1) virus, an influenza A (H3N2) virus, and one or two influenza B viruses, depending on the flu vaccine. (Source:

Ebola Facts

There are no cases of Ebola in the State of Illinois

For more information visit the CDC Website.

The Ebola hotline number for Illinois Department of Public Health is 800-889-3931.

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Get your Vaccinations up to Date for School

Go to our Immunization Page for more information.

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Enterovirus D68 Information

Ebola Information

The Bus Stops Here

Danville Mass Transit has added a bus stop location on College Street right across from the Vermilion County Health Department.  The stop is on the 8 Douglas Park Route!!