How to get involved

Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW)

The Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) and its partner, The Public Health Institute of Metropolitan Chicago (PHIMC), were awarded $16 million in stimulus funding...more

Medical Reserve Corps

The Cook County Medical Reserve Corps (CCMRC) is an organized group of medical, non-medical and public health professionals willing to assist the Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) during public health emergencies...more

Model Communities

This grassroots, community-driven program is designed to facilitate and empower local-level change...more

Suburban Cook County Chronic Disease Prevention Network (The Network)

The Suburban Cook County Chronic Disease Prevention Network (The Network) was formed in summer 2009 in response to the increasing burden of chronic disease in suburban Cook County...more

WePLAN

WePLAN 2015 is the Cook County Department of Public Health’s community-based health assessment and health improvement plan... more