Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department Recognized
The Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department received special recognition at the Illinois Disaster Assistance Program Statewide Conference held in Springfield on March 12, 2010. The agency was presented the award in recognition of their dedicated service to Illinois residents affected by the 2008 floods. The FIPHD received an allocation of $2,299,193.26 for Iroquois County. Approximately 30 agencies and over 300 families have been assisted through the grant to date. For more information regarding assistance through the flood grant contact Ellen McCullough at 815-432-2483 for family assistance or Julie Clark at 618-288-1123 for assistance for agencies.