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Upcoming Events

Mammogram Mondays in October 2014

Sponsor: Regional Cancer Partnership of Illinois, funded by the Memorial Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

Description: Are you a woman age 40 or older? Are you uninsured? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, schedule a FREE mammogram on Mondays in October!

Location(s): St. John's Pavilion 301 N. 8th Street, Springfield, Illinois  for appointments 12:00pm to 3:30 pm. Call St. John's at 217-757-6400 ext. 3

Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU, 315 W. Carpenter St., Springfield, IL 62702 for appointments 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Call Memorial's Mammography at 217-788-4042.

Time: October 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th


Monthly Cancer Support Groups

Breast Cancer Support Group

Memorial Medical Center
Room 118
2nd Tuesdays at 6:00 pm
Contact Rhoda Koshinski at 217-788-3528 Monday-Friday
or Celeste Wiley at 217-757-7684


Prostate Cancer Support Group
Memorial Medical Center
2nd Wednesdays at 5:15 pm, Room B149
Contact Rhoda Koshinski at 217-788-3528 Monday-Friday
or Celeste Wiley at 217-757-7684


Coffee with Caregivers
Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU
315 W Carpenter St., Springfield, IL 62702
3rd Fridays at 9:00 am
Room 3015
Contact Kristi Lessen at 217-545-7493

Head and Neck Cancer Support Group
Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU
315 W Carpenter St., Springfield, IL 62702
4th Fridays at 1:00pm
Room 3015
Contact Dana McDonald at 217-788-3300


Women Around You
Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU
315 W Carpenter St., Springfield, IL 62702
4th Wednesdays at 5:30 pm
Room 3015
Contact Emily Lane at 217-545-7654


Lunch with the Ladies (Breast Cancer)
Springfield Clinic, 6th Street, Main Campus
4th Tuesdays at noon
Room 1
Contact Mary Haley-Emery at 217-391-0833


Quality of Life
St. John's Hospital Pavilion
301 N. 8thStreet, Springfield, Illinois  
1st and 3rd Thursdays at 4:00pm
Room 1A146
Contact Diana Weyhenmeyer at 217-544-6464, 45591


Montgomery County Breast Cancer Support Group
Contact Alicia Grosenheider at 217-324-3171

Planting Seeds of Hope

A
gency: Winnebago County Health Department

Description: Free cancer awareness event being held at Giovanni's Restaurant in Rockford,
IL!

Location:  610 N. Bell School Rd.  Rockford ,IL

Time: Monday, October 6th, 2014 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm


Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Agency: Winnebago County Health Department

Description: A walk around the campus will begin at 7:30 a.m. Participants are asked to wear pink. The event will raise money for the American Cancer Society to help women in need access mammograms and other services.

Location:
Rock Valley College, 3301 N. Mulford Rd. Rockford, IL.

Time: Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 7:30am to 11:00am