MCHD Services Update

In response to COVID-19 concerns:


Dental Clinic services have been postponed until further notice. Upon return, we will contact patients to reschedule appointments. For dental emergencies, contact 217-521-5903.


Environmental Health division will be offering curbside services, Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.


WIC Clinic is not currently accepting walk-ins. WIC is ONLY able to offer limited curbside services until further notice. Curbside pick up hours are from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. Please call 217-423-3764 to speak with a WIC staff member about receiving curbside services. If there is not an answer, leave a voicemail and a WIC staff member will return your call as soon as possible. 


Family Case Management, Better Birth Outcomes and High Risk Infant Follow Up will have limited services until further notice.


Beginning June 1st: Vaccines will be given on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday by appointment only. Lead test will be done on Wednesday afternoon by appointment only. Our immunization clinic and TB testing will not accept walk-ins. Please call for an appointment.

For immunization appointments, please call 217-423-6988 ext. 1331. 

For TB tests, please call 217-423-6988 ext. 1122.


Starting Point is currently serving clients by phone only. Hours will be 8:30 until 3:30, Monday thru Friday. Please call 217-423-6550.


Thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time.

Last Updated: 6/1/20 at 8:45 a.m.

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Did you know we have walk-in immunization clinic hours*?

Residents can receive vaccinations during our walk-in immunization clinics on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-3:30 p.m. in our facility located at 1221 East Condit Street in Decatur. *Appointments are required for foreign travel vaccines.

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