This is a meeting of the McHenry County COVID-19 Community Response Project. This project is funded by an Illinois Public Health Association grant. The partners in this project meet twice monthly to discuss, plan and coordinate ways to reduce the impact of COVID-19 in our community. The community partners participating are Family Health Partnership Clinic, Youth and Family Services, Senior
PARTNERING IN COVIDOur community response team is out in the community vaccinating staff and their families at our partner agencies! Our team recently held a vaccination clinic at Youth and Family Center of McHenry County where they educate about the vaccine and its benefits. They answer questions and most importantly ease anxiety of those who are apprehensive. Their impact has
July newsletter – quick read to learn what we have accomplished together.
July 6, 2021
Thank you for learning more about the clinic and what we are all accomplishing together. Our email newsletter is a quick read to let you know how local people’s lives are changed because of YOU and the clinic. Click here
These dedicated professionals have signed on to volunteer for our patients in July! Thank you to; Jerry Sullivan, Dr. Tucker, Dr. Lesser, Dr. Bremer, Dr. Gogineni, De. Dehaan, Dr. Kakish, and Dr. Hagenbruch.
As of June 23, 2021, we have administered 1,711 Covid-19 vaccines to our patients and members of the community. We were able to do this by partnering with the McHenry County Health Department and Osco Pharmacy. Covid-19 vaccines continue as we work with community organizations and businesses to provide on-site vaccine clinics.
On June 16, 2021, we placed a Facebook post asking for donations to our food pantry because our shelves had gone bare. The McHenry County community responded in a tremendous way and we had food dropped off that same afternoon. We continue to receive many donations from groups, citizens and small businesses from the area. We especially thank Paul Leech
We are very fortunate to have Central Michigan University student Kirsten Morey with us this summer as a Leadership Greater McHenry County intern! We asked Kirsten to explain what her role is at FHPC. ‘Leadership Greater McHenry County’s Nonprofit internship program works to grow leaders in our community. This internship provides tons of leadership experience and professional development over the
It really is never too early to mark your calendar for……Care4 Breast Cancer 5k – 2021!!!!!! This year there will be 2 options to choose from! In person on Sunday, October 17th at Woodstock North High School or virtually by choosing your own course (much like last year). More information and details to come!!!!!