Public Health

The Chicago Department of Public Health provides information, support resources, and services.

General Health Resources

COVID-19 Support and Resources

Get vaccinated at home

All Chicagoans age 6 months and older are eligible to be vaccinated at home through the City of Chicago’s, “Protect Chicago At Home” program. Learn more and get vaccinated at home.

Health Protection

Environmental Issues and Complaints

The Department of Public Health’s inspectors respond to a variety of citizen complaints. Typically, environmental complaints include odors, noise, air emissions, toxic or hazardous materials, junkyards and illegal dumping.

40th Ward Sustainability Guide

In July of 2023, the 40th Ward Environmental Board released the first draft of its Sustainability Guide, a living document meant to spread awareness and encourage individual actions to curb climate chaos on a local level. If you are interested in contributing to this project, sign up to be on the Environmental Board!

Contact the 40th Ward Office

Our office works to ensure you feel supported, connected, and valued. Please reach out with any questions or concerns you may have – we are here to help!