The following are some upcoming Community Wellness Programs offered by Kishwaukee Hospital:
A program designed for 9 – 12 year old girls and their moms. The natural physical and emotional changes a young girl experiences can be overwhelming and puzzling. Knowing what to expect can lessen anxiety and make the transition smoother. Girls Only…Your Changing Body is June 10, from 6 – 8 pm at Kish Hospital Roberts Conference Center. $10/family. Registration is required and closes five days before the program date. A minimum number of participants are also required. Call 815.748.8962 or visit www.kishhospital.org/programs.
Sleep Apnea AWAKE Group: Alert, Well and Keeping Energetic
Sleep apnea affects all ages and can result in a variety of life changing health issues. This group provides support and education to help improve the quality of life for those living with this condition. Sleep Apnea AWAKE Group meets June 10, from 6:30 – 7:30 pm at the Kish Hospital Roberts Conference Center. Free. Registration is required and closes five days before the program date. A minimum number of participants are also required. Please call 815.277.3979 ext. 215 for more information or to register.
Look Good…Feel Better
Presented in partnership with the American Cancer Society, Personal Care Products Council Foundation, Professional Beauty Association, and the National Cosmetology Association, Look Good…Feel Better is a free program that teaches beauty techniques to women or girls who are actively undergoing cancer treatment to help combat the appearance-related side effects of radiation therapy and chemotherapy. Join us on June 11, from 6 – 8 pm in the Kish Hospital Cancer Center, to learn tips for skin care, makeup, hair care and wigs. All participants receive a free kit of cosmetics. Free. Registration is required and closes five days before the program date. A minimum number of participants are also required. Call 815.748.2958 or visit www.kishhospital.org/programs.