The Community Foundation for McHenry County Approves $20,000 Mission Grant

Crystal Lake, IL – 8/11/2021–The Community Foundation for McHenry County has approved a $20,000 Mission Grantfor Senior Care Volunteer Network’s Operating Budget.For over 20 years, Senior Care Volunteer Network mission has been to deliver no-cost services to McHenry County areaseniors to allow them to maintain their independence. Services include transportation, …

Volunteers bring Senior Care Volunteer Network’s mission to life

Looking for a way to give back to your community? Opportunities abound in McHenry County via the Senior Care Volunteer Network.For more than two decades, the not-for-profit’s mission has been to help adults ages 60 and better maintain their independence, dignity, and quality of life by remaining in their own …

Medical equipment loan closet fills void for McHenry County seniors

For some of McHenry County’s older adults, trying to find the funds to purchase needed medical equipment such as a wheelchair, walker, or bedside commode following a surgery or illness can be a daunting task. That’s where Senior Care Volunteer Network and its Durable Medical Equipment Loan Closet comes in. …

Covid-19 Vaccination Location and Registration Update

Vaccine Locations There are multiple ways McHenry County residents and workers can receive the COVID-19 vaccine: MCDH-run Vaccination Clinics Regional Healthcare System Retail Pharmacies Mass Vaccination Sites More detailed information regarding links to Regional HealthCare Systems, Pharmacies and Mass Vaccination Sites can be found on the MCDH Vaccine location page …

MCDH requests Phase 1B and 1C residents enroll for their vaccine

The McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) is encouraging those identified in Phase 1B and Phase 1C complete a COVID-19 vaccine enrollment form. Vaccine enrollment will be used by MCDH to determine the vaccine needs for those identified in the Phase 1B and Phase 1C groups. After completing the enrollment …

2020 Quilt Raffle Winners

Thank you to everyone who has purchased a raffle ticket! Thank you for your kind support of our Senior Neighbors in McHenry County. Quilt Raffle Winner A Child’s Daydream – Q1 Kristine Petersen – Ticket # 61534-Q1-107 Calico Turning 20 Again – Q2 Rita Janus – Ticket # 192185-Q2-213 Holiday …