Administration

Our Mission

Through the effective, efficient use of resources, we engage, educate and regulate to promote health, prevent disease, and provide for a safe environment.

Our Vision

A healthy, safe and informed community through collaborative partnerships.

Our Values

Trust, Mutual Respect, Commitment, Teamwork, Learning, Open Communication, & Collaborative Partnerships

Ethics

The Peoria City/County Health Department is committed to the above values and takes potential ethical issues seriously. Therefore, potential ethical issues brought to the attention of the Health Department will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis by members of the Peoria City/County Health Department Ethics Committee. Concerns regarding potential ethical issues may be submitted to the Ethics Committee by: 

  • leaving a message at 309-679-6152;
  • emailing pcchdethics@peoriacounty.org;
  • submitting an Ethics Complaint Form
  • submitting a letter to the attention of the Ethics Committee;
  • requesting a meeting with a member(s) of the Ethics Committee by calling 309-679-6000.

Media Information

Media calls will be taken at 309-679-6603.

Americans With Disabilities Act

The Peoria City/County Health Department is committed to providing equal opportunities without regard to disability to the general public in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. The Peoria City/County Health Department is further committed to its policy of anti-discrimination on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices.

This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The Peoria City/County Health Department is an equal opportunity provider/employer, and is handicapped accessible.

Discrimination is Against the Law

The Peoria City/County Health Department complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. The Peoria City/County Health Department does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Peoria City/County Health Department:

  • Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:
  • Qualified sign language interpreters
  • Written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats)
  • Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
  • Qualified interpreters
  • Information written in other languages

If you need these services or if you believe that the Peoria City/County Health Department has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with Kristin Grubb, Compliance Coordinator. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Kristin Grubb, Compliance Coordinator, is available to help you.

Civil Rights Complaints

You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, or by mail or phone at:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 509F, HHH Building
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 1-800-368-1019
TDD: 800-537-7697

Complaint forms are available online.