Please call 815-802-9449 to make an appointment. We offer Pfizer (ages 12+), Moderna, and Johnson and Johnson based on inventory. Call to reserve your dose. Available every Tuesday at the Kankakee County Health Department.
There is no cost, and no insurance information is collected.
Katrina Deutche-Vacklavik from the Helen Wheeler Center will begin the series by explaining the connections between mental health and substance use while dispelling the stigma surrounding them both.
Karen Smietanski will discuss how PTSD and mental health impacts our veterans and how the Veterans Assistance Commission of Kankakee County can help.
Deb Baron from Project Sun and Brenda Wetzel from Life Eucation Center- Pledge for Life Partnership will call attention to the special issues surrounding teens, mental health, and substance use including signs their caregivers should look for.
Julie Larsen from the Kankakee County Health Department will give trainin on recognizing someone who is overdosing and how to administer Narcan, a life-saving medication (opioid overdose reversal).
No appointment needed.
For ages 6 months and older