Medical Services


Illinois' Children Health Insurance Program (CHIPRA)
-Provides health insurance to uninsured children and teens who are not eligible or enrolled in Medical Assistance.
-For most families, CHIP is free or is provided to families at a very low cost.
-Learn more and fill out an application, go here
-In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below a certain amount (find details on their website)
-Depending on your income level, you may have to pay a monthly premium for coverage.
Contact Info:
1 (866) 255-5437

Gibson Area Hospital
-Full service dental clinic that takes all commercial insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, and patients who have no ability to pay
-Open 5 days a week from 8am-5pm. Call to make an appointment
Contact Info:
1120 N. Melvin St, Gibson City, IL 60936
(217) 784-2701

Iroquois County Public Health Department
-Community health services, screenings, and health education
Contact Info:
1001 E Grant St, Watseka, IL 60970
(815) 432-2483

Women, Infants, Children (WIC) Illinois
-Provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are determined to be at nutritional risk
-Applicants must be determined by a health professional, at no cost, to be at nutritional risk
Contact Info:
Watseka Center


Pearl Vision
-Provides free vision screening and glasses for children in financial need
-Milford Grade School or High School will write a referral letter for the student
Contact Info:
1600 N, IL-50, Bourbonnais, IL 60914
(815) 935-0404

Lions Club of Illinois Foundation
-Can provide help with eye exams, glasses, hearing tests and hearing aids
-Contact the school or the Lions Club to get an application for for free and low cost eye and hearing needs
Contact Info:
2213 E. County Road 9, Milford, IL 60963
(815) 889-4616


Parkland College Dental Clinic
-Consultations, screenings, cleaning and care available to anyone. Must make appointment
-$10 for adults/ free for children under eleven, adults over sixty-five, and Medicaid or Public Aid recipients
Contact Info:
Parkland Main Campus, Room L148
2400 W Bradley Ave, Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 351-2221

Bradley Dental
-Dentist accepting Medicaid
Contact Info:
2034 N State Route 50, Bourbonnais, IL 60914
(815) 929-0222