Gov. Pritzker and President Preckwinkle Announce New Statewide Network to Deploy Computer Devices for Low-Income Residents Across the State

To Enhance Digital Access for Low-Income Families, Governor Issues Call to Action to Public/Private Sectors to Donate Used Equipment to be Refurbished for Illinois Families

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Press Releases Health Equity

Healing Illinois announces nearly $4.5 million in awards for racial healing efforts across the state - IPHA is one of the grantees!

Illinois Dept. of Human Services and The Chicago Community Trust partner to award funds to 179 nonprofit organizations

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Press Releases Racism Health Equity

State of Illinois Finishes First Among Populous States and Seventh Nationwide in 2020 Census Count

Thanks to administration’s partnership with over 400 local organizations, Illinois surpassed 2010 census count

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Census 2020 Press Releases

Gov. Pritzker Announces Over $1.3 Billion in COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Funding Awarded to Illinois Businesses and Families in 2020

Administration Urges Low-Income Households to Take Advantage of More Than $180 Million in Funding Still Available Through State’s Energy Assistance Program; Local CURE Program Still Open to Provide Emergency Cost Reimbursement for Cities and Towns

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Press Releases COVID-19

Gov. Pritzker and President Preckwinkle Announce New Statewide Network to Deploy Computer Devices for Low-Income Residents Across the State

To Enhance Digital Access for Low-Income Families, Governor Issues Call to Action to Public/Private Sectors to Donate Used Equipment to be Refurbished for Illinois Families

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Press Releases Health Equity

Pritzker Administration Launches the Illinois Commission on Poverty Elimination and Economic Security to Address Inequality and Poverty Across the State

With a Special Focus on Alleviating Intergenerational Poverty, The Commission Aims Reduce and Ultimately Eliminate Poverty in Illinois by 2036

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Press Releases Health Equity

NACCHO Releases Public Health Priorities for the Biden-Harris Transition Team and 117th Congress

NACCHO, on behalf of the country’s nearly 3,000 local health departments, released a transition document providing recommendation to the Biden-Harris Administration and the 117th Congres

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Health Administration Press Releases

IPHA Statement on New COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts

IPHA released the following statement on Tuesday

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COVID-19 Press Releases

IDHFS Announces Equity-Centric Healthcare Transformation Plan

Department to work with legislators, community partners to build a healthcare system that better serves all Illinois residents

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Health Equity Press Releases

Public Health Officials Announce 10,376 New Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus Disease

75 counties across Illinois and Chicago at the warning level

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Press Releases COVID-19

More than 10,000 COVID-19 Deaths in Illinois

Public health officials report 9,935 new cases since yesterday

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COVID-19 Press Releases

Gov. Pritzker, IDPH Announce Winter Safety Guidelines for Recreational Sports Amid Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

Updated Guidance Reflects Risks Associated with High-Contact Indoor Sports as Second Wave of Pandemic Spreads Throughout State

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COVID-19 Press Releases

Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services Calls for Applications for CARES Payments

Illinois Medicaid Providers Encouraged to Apply Before Oct. 31 Deadline

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Press Releases COVID-19

First Human West Nile Virus Death in Illinois for 2020

A Chicago resident who became ill in mid-September and tested positive for West Nile virus has died.

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West Nile Press Releases Epidemiology and Health Statistics Environmental Health

Illinois State Museum to Host Social Justice in Museums Series

Thought leaders discuss how museums can cultivate cultural change and healing

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Press Releases Health Equity

Gov. Pritzker Proposes Principles to Build a More Equitable Criminal Justice System

Criminal Justice Reform Principles Aim to Modernize Criminal Code, End Cycles of Recidivism, and Increase Police Accountability

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Health Equity Press Releases

llinois HIV Care Connect Introduces “Speaking Up About HIV Stigma” Campaign

The campaign features persons living with HIV speaking frankly about HIV stigma, how it has affected their lives, and what they believe needs to be done to overcome HIV stigma in society.

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Press Releases HIV/AIDS, STIs and Viral Hepatitis

Gov. Pritzker Appoints Tom Hughes to Adult Use Cannabis Health Advisory Committee

Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Governor JB Pritzker announced new appointments in his administration.

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Policy & Legislative Committee Health Administration Press Releases

IPHA Statement on Proposed IDPH Rules on Face Coverings

IPHA Statement on Proposed IDPH Rules on Face Coverings

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IDPH COVID-19 Press Releases

IPHA Releases Statement on Public Health Crisis of Racism and Violence

The Illinois Public Health Association (IPHA) released the following statement on Wednesday, June 3:

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Policy & Legislative Committee Press Releases Health Equity Racism Violence Prevention

Gov. Pritzker Kicks Off ‘All in Illinois’ to Reinforce State’s Stay at Home Message

PSA Videos from Illinois Celebrities Remind Everyone We Are ‘All In’ This Together

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COVID-19 Coronavirus Press Releases

Gov. Pritzker Announces Extension of Stay at Home Order, Suspension of On-Site Learning in Schools Through April

Governor JB Pritzker announced that he will sign a 30-day extension of the state’s disaster proclamation on April 1.

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COVID-19 Coronavirus Press Releases

Gov. Pritzker Announces Measures to Continue Supporting Working Families, People Experiencing Homelessness and Child Care Providers

Governor Pritzker announced increases in SNAP benefits, funding to support people experiencing homelessness, and a stipend to child care providers who have provided child care to essential workers during this crisis.

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COVID-19 Coronavirus Health Administration Press Releases Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

IEMA, NWS Develop Severe Weather Sheltering Guidance to Address COVID-19 Concerns

Press Release in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the recommended social distancing parameters and how that affects people who rely on public sheltering from tornadoes.

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Emergency Preparedness and Response Press Releases Coronavirus COVID-19

IPHA donates 30,000 gloves to statewide healthcare providers in the fight against COVID-19.

The PPE will be distributed to frontline providers through IPHA’s partnership with the IEMA.

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Press Releases Health Administration Coronavirus COVID-19

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