Kane Health Counts

Several mobile apps are helping to reduce hunger and food waste in Kane County, providing residents with deep discounts at restaurants and grocery stores.

Kane County Restaurants and Supermarkets Using Mobile Apps to Reduce Hunger and Food Waste

​It seems wrong that so much edible food is landfilled (about 3...
Kane County has many ways to get involved during Hunger Action Month.

Hunger Action Month Provides Opportunity to Help During Difficult Times

​There are many ways to get involved in Kane County during Hunger Acti...
Paddling down the Fox River is just one of many outdoor activities you can enjoy during the Labor Day holiday weekend.

Kane County Offers 'Staycation' Holiday Activities for All Ages

​ If Labor Day weekend plans call for a 'staycation', Kane County...
The Vaughan Tennis Center in Aurora is one of only five nationwide named a 2022 USTA Outstanding Facility.

Vaughan Tennis Center in Aurora Named Outstanding Facility

​The Vaughan Tennis Center in Aurora is one of only five nationwide in...
A free mobile app, Fresh Food Connect, helps small farmers and gardeners to donate excess produce to hunger relief organizations.

Mobile App Connects Kane Growers with Food Pantries to Address Food Insecurity

​Fresh Food Connect aims to grow a more local and resilient food ...
Veterans Benefits

Expanded Care and Benefits for Kane County Veterans

The recently signed federal measure called the Sergeant First Class He...
Kane County Announces Upcoming COVID vaccination clinics in August and September for children 5 and under.

Upcoming COVID Vaccination Appointments For Children 5 and Under

New Bivalent COVID-19 vaccination delivery in Kane County is expected ...
Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital in Geneva made U.S. News and World Report's 'America's Best Hospitals" list.

Two Kane County Hospitals Make List of Best in Illinois

Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Ho...
Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly (LBFE) is expanding into Kane County. Photo credit:  Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly

Service For Isolated Seniors Expands to Kane County

Many seniors in Kane County are aging without support from family or f...
Kane County has returned to what the CDC is designating as "high" community COVID-19 level.

Kane County COVID-19 Community Level Returns to "High"

Kane County has returned to what the CDC is designating as “high"...
The CDC is recommending a more potent flu vaccine for those aged 65 and above.

CDC Panel Recommends More Potent Flu Vaccine For 65+ Population

An advisory panel for the Centers for Disease Conrol (CDC) is recommen...