Current Events and Classes

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  • 30
    30.April.Sunday
    No events
  • 01
    01.May.Monday

    Tai Chi & Acupuncture for Chronic Pain

    1:30 PM-3:30 PM
    05-01-2017
    HHC Devon Location
    1300 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA

    This class will incorporate therapies for chronic pain including tai chi and acupuncture. Acupuncture will be provided by students from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.

  • 02
    02.May.Tuesday

    Walking Group at Devon

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM
    05-02-2017
    1300 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    1300 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA

    Our weekly walking  group meets every Tuesday at noon at the Devon Health Center, weather permitting. Participants go for a 30-40 minute walk around the Loyola University Campus, and back. All are welcome.

    Where: HHC Devon, 1300 West Devon

    When: Tuesdays 12:00-1:00 pm

    For more information about this class contact Kristin Alexander at 773-751-7816.

  • 03
    03.May.Wednesday

    Cooking Matters for Kids & Families

    5:00 PM-7:00 PM
    05-03-2017
    HHC Devon Location
    1300 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA

    This kid-friendly cooking class is ideal for children ages 9-14 and their parent(s).  We will learn about healthy eating, planning meals as a family, and working together in the kitchen. Every week, participants will receive a bag of groceries to use to prepare that week’s recipe at home. This class is open to both English and Spanish-speaking families!

    To sign up, please call Claire Brady at 312-718-0660.

    Esta clase de cocinar es ideal para los niños de 9 a 14 años y sus padres. Vamos a aprender sobre la alimentación saludable, planificando las comidas como una familia, y trabajando juntos en la cocina. Cada semana, los participantes recibirán una bolsa de comestibles para cocinar la receta de la semana en la casa. ¡Esta clase está abierta tanto a familias de habla inglesa como de habla hispana!

    Para inscribirse, favor de llamar a Claire Brady a 312-718-0660

  • 04
    04.May.Thursday

    Nutrition Class

    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    05-04-2017
    HHC Devon Location
    1300 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA

    Our 10-week curriculum designed by a trained nutritionist focuses improving overall health through sustainable lifestyle changes, rather than following restrictive diets. Areas of emphasis include:

    • Learning ways to prepare and enjoy fruits, vegetables, beans, and other whole foods
    • Overcoming sugar addictions and junk food habits
    • Paying attention to hunger and fullness
    • Coping with stress and emotions without food
    • Reading labels to identify healthy foods
    • Setting health goals and discussing progress each week

    This class is open to all patients interested in learning about healthy eating, but especially those interested in losing weight or managing health problems like prediabetes, diabetes, hypertension, or heart disease through better eating.

    Where: HHC Devon, 1300 West Devon

    When: Thursdays, March 16-May 18, 2017

    If you are interested in attending, please fill out this form or call 312-718-0660.

     

     

    Freedom from Smoking Program

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    05-04-2017
    HHC Devon Location
    1300 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60660, USA

    Learn how to overcome your tobacco addiction…so you can start enjoying the benefits of better health. We offer the American Lung Association’s Freedom from Smoking program, rated the most effective program at helping participants quit smoking. Through this eight-week program, we guide participants in overcoming the physical, mental, and social aspects of nicotine addiction. Participants will develop individualized quit plans and practice strategies for overcoming smoking urges and staying smoke free. We encourage participants to use nicotine replacement methods and talk to their providers about medications that can assist in quitting.

    Where: HHC Devon, 1300 West Devon

    When: Thursdays, March 16-May 4 from 6:00-7:30 pm

    To sign up, please call 312-718-0660, or fill out this sign-up form.

  • 05
    05.May.Friday
    No events
  • 06
    06.May.Saturday
    No events