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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

Agency: 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


Pink Potluck Events


East Side Health District
 
Vivian Adams Pre-School Parents Group (Breast Cancer Awareness) 
East Side Health District, 638 N. 20th Street, East St. Louis, Illinois 62205
October 6th, 2014 
(618) 874-4713 ext. 261 or 288

East Side Health District
Charity Home-Health and Wellness Program (Breast Cancer Awareness)
East Side Health District, 638 N. 20th Street, East St. Louis, Illinois 62205
October 6th, 2014 
(618) 874-4713 ext. 261 or 288

East Side Health District
"Pink Cupcake"
East Side Health District, 638 N. 20th Street, East St. Louis, Illinois 62205
October 6th, 2014 
(618) 874-4713 ext. 261 or 288

East Side Health District
St. Matthew's Baptist Church (Breast Cancer Awareness)
"Real Men Wear Pink"
East Side Health District, 638 N. 20th Street, East St. Louis, Illinois 62205
October 6th, 2014 
(618) 874-4713 ext. 261 or 288