Classes, Events, Support Groups

Events and Classes

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 6:30pm

In this interactive four-week series, you will learn safe, simple mindfulness skills that improve health and happiness, combat stress and help you be more present in life. Each class builds on the last, so you must commit to attending all four classes.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 6:30pm

For Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, come see the "Strollin' Colon", a giant inflatable colon that shows what healthy tissue, polyps and cancerous tissue look like. And learn about early detection, screening, risk reduction and treatments for colorectal cancer.

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:00pm

Tai Chi, an ancient Chinese form of exercise that consists of gentle movements performed in a slow and focused manner, can decrease stress and increase muscle strength. Learn more about Tai Chi and its benefits to overall health, and participate in a short demonstration. Space is limited.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 12:00pm

The symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis aren't always obvious. I you suffer from swollen, stiff, tender joints, joint us to learn about medications and strategies to manage your symptoms.

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 5:30pm

Let Rush help you meet your smoke-free goals. The Courage to Quit program covers topics such as addiction and withdrawal, quite smoking medications, managing cravings and avoiding triggers.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 1:00pm

An annual skin cancer screening can identify current issues and uncover risk factors for the future.
REGISTRATION is required. Also, for convenience during your exam please wear a swimming suit under your clothing.

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 9:00am

Come for a free evaluation to see if you have hearing loss and could benefit from treatment.

Support Groups

Join us on the 1st Monday of each month from 5:30 - 7:00pm

***Starting July 2nd, this group will begin to meet every Monday!!

Rush Oak Park and Wellness House have partnered together to provide support and information as you navigate your cancer journey.
This group provides an opportunity for people experiencing cancer to share information, connect with others in similar circumstances and improve coping skills. Registration is not required and program is offered at no cost.

For additional information, contact Sherri Wick, Oncology Social Work Navigator at 630.654.5198 or swick@wellnesshouse.org

Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month, 6 to 8 p.m.

This group meets the second Saturday of every month (except August) at Rush Oak Park Hospital in the Centennial Room.

The program is an educational and support group for both care-partners and patients. More advanced patients are welcome, though the group is not exclusive to patients at...

This support group is for women affected by heart disease as well as women interested in heart disease prevention. It is run by WomenHeart, a national organization dedicated to advancing women's heart health through advocacy, community education and patient support.

This support group is for women affected by heart disease as well as women interested in heart disease prevention. It is run by WomenHeart, a national organization dedicated to advancing women's heart health through advocacy, community education and patient support.