Health & Wellness
Online Government Health Resources
Access to Care https://accesstocare.org provides low income adults with primary health care assistance.
AirNow.gov – For real-time air quality data, input zip code
CDC (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention) https://www.cdc.gov/ The national health protection agency.
Cook County Department of Public Health https://dph.illinois.gov/
Illinois Department of Public Health https://dph.illinois.gov/
National Institutes of Health https://www.nih.gov/ The national medical research agency
Mental Health Resources
COVID-19 Vaccinations / Testing/Recovery Resources
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Data Tracker provides up-to-date geographical data on the virus and variants for home and travel destinations.
COVID-19 Vaccination Information
Additional Places For Vaccination
- View Cook County vaccine and booster locations or call 833-308-1988.
- Illinois Department of Public Health vaccination location finder is available or call 833-621-1284 to schedule an appointment near you.
COVID-19 Testing Locations & Test-to-treat
COVID-19 Vaccination Records
If you were COVID-19 vaccinated/boosted in Illinois, you can Vax Verify and download the SMART™ Health Card online at the IL Department of Public Health.
SHIELD Saliva testing is free to the public through the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH). Walk-in testing is available at all sites. For more information, visit the IDPH COVID-19 Testing website.
COVID-19 Prevention Strategies from the CDC
The CDC continually updates best practices for prevention.
SAVE THE DATE!
Annual Fall Fest/Wellness Fair is scheduled for October 21, 2023 at North Shore Senior Center. Check back for more details!