Cook County Social Services for Health

Find Cook County Illinois social services and programs related to health care. Social services for health are provided by Health Departments, Mental Health Departments and Victims Assistance Offices.


A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.

Bellwood Health Department 4212 Saint Charles Road Bellwood IL 60104 708-544-5300

Berwyn Health Department 6600 26th Street Berwyn IL 60402 708-788-6600

Berwyn Township Health Department 6600 26th Street Berwyn IL 60402 708-788-6600

Chicago Health Department 333 South State Street Chicago IL 60604 312-747-9884

Cook County Health Department 1010 Lake Street Oak Park IL 60301 708-492-2000

Cook County Health Department 16501 Kedzie Avenue Markham IL 60428 708-210-4500

Cook County Health Department 9325 West Church Street Des Plaines IL 60016 847-297-1090

Cook County Health Department 2121 Euclid Avenue Rolling Meadows IL 60008 847-818-2860

Cook County Health Department 7556 Jackson Boulevard Forest Park IL 60130 708-836-8600

Cook County Health Department 15948 Halsted Street Harvey IL 60426 708-836-8600

Elk Grove Village Health Department 901 Wellington Avenue Elk Grove IL 60007 847-357-4240

Evanston Health Department 2100 Ridge Avenue Evanston IL 60201 847-866-2950

Franklin Park Village Health Department 9500 Belmont Avenue Franklin Park IL 60131 847-671-8237

Illinois Health Department 122 South Michigan Avenue Chicago IL 60603 312-655-2248

Illinois State Health Department 2121 West Taylor Street Chicago IL 60612 312-793-4760

Lyons Village Health Department 8643 Ogden Avenue Lyons IL 60534 708-447-1214

Melrose Park Health Department 3601 West Lake Street Melrose Park IL 60160 708-344-1210

Park Forest Health Department 400 Forest Boulevard Park Forest IL 60466 708-748-1118

Skokie Health Department 5127 Oakton Street Skokie IL 60077 847-933-8252

Summit Argo Health Department 6502 South Archer Road Summit IL 60501 708-496-3020

Village-Schaumburg Health Department 521 East Schaumburg Road Schaumburg IL 60194 847-923-3760


A Mental Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides social services to people with mental health and substance abuse issues. Mental Health Departments offer a range of services, including housing assistance, employment programs, and services for people with developmental disabilities. Mental Health Departments may also offer substance abuse treatment services and counseling services for individuals, groups, and families. Many also offer programs to help people with behavioral health issues to avoid jail and hospital visits.

Chicago Illinois Mental Health Department 160 North LaSalle Street Chicago IL 60601 312-814-3784

Chicago Mental Health Department 4150 West 55th Street Chicago IL 60632 312-747-1020

Illinois Mental Health Department 4200 North Oak Park Avenue Chicago IL 60634 773-794-4000

Lyons Township Mental Health Department 6404 Joliet Road Countryside IL 60525 708-352-2992


A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.

Chicago Cook County Victims Assistance 2650 South California Avenue Chicago IL 60608 773-869-7200