Chester, IL




211 N Hasle St

Sparta, IL 62286

Voice: 618.443.2995


Health Department

Administration & Clinic

2515 State St

Chester, IL 62233

Voice: 618.826.5007

Fax: 618.826.5223

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Emergency Preparedness strengthens the Randolph County Health Department’s response to potential or actual emergencies that may affect the health of our community through funding provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health.


For more information, please contact one of the following:

Angela Oathout, MHA


Office: 618.826.5007 ext 622
Cell: 618.625-2587


Debra Grapperhaus

Emergency Response Coordinator

Office:  618-826-5007 ext. 626

Cell:  618-615-7434

Jessica Schuwerk, CPA

618.826-5007 ext 623

Sherry Robinson

618.826.5007 ext 600

Safety at Home, Work, and School

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please visit the following sites:

Illinois Helps

Medical Reserve Corps

     IN THE EVENT OF A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY AFTER REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS,                     PLEASE CONTACT ANGELA OATHOUT, PUBLIC HEALTH ADMINISTRATOR                                                                                        BY CALLING 618.615.2587 OR                                                                                     DEB GRAPPERHAUS, EMERGENCY RESPONSE COORDINATOR                                    AT 618-615-7434