Health & Wellness

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Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Nurse Navigator


Susan Sinopoli, RN will be in the nursing office ½ day a month to provide personal health education, access to resources, programs and health care providers, and help eliminate barriers during medical treatment. 
No appointment necessary.  
Thursday, Dec 20 • 9:00am-12:00pm 
Thursday, Jan 17 • 9:00am-12:00pm 
Thursday, Feb 21 • 9:00am-12:00pm 
Thursday, Mar 21 • 9:00am-12:00pm 


Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Wellness Lectures



Colorectal Cancer Screening and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Speaker:  Chris Bialko, PA
•  A Review of Current Recommendations
Thursday, Dec 20 • 1:00pm • NO COST

Getting Ready for Surgery
Speaker: Flo Kiokemeister, RN, MS
Thursday, Jan 17 • 1:00pm • NO COST

Fall/Balance Safety and the Evidence Behind Prevention
Speakers:  Heth Chikani, PT, DPT, OSC and Simi Paulose PT, DPT
Thursday, Feb 21• 1:00pm • NO COST



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Visually Impaired Motivators (VIM) 


VIM meets at the Niles-Maine District Library.  Meeting will be held from 10:30-11:30am, followed by Voices of Vision Book Club from 11:30am-12:30pm.  For more information, please call 847-663-6648. 
Tuesday, Jan 15 • 10:30am-12:30pm • NO COST
Tuesday, Feb 19• 10:30am-12:30pm • NO COST 

Polish Coffee Hour - Witamy!


The Senior Center would like to invite all Polish speaking seniors for a coffee and chat about everything and anything. All meetings will be held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 11:30 AM.   Please join our group!
Zapraszamy wszystkich seniorόw na kawę oraz rozmowę o wszystkim i o niczym. Spotkania odbywaja się w III czwartek każdego  
Thursday, Jan 17  • 11:30am-12:30pm • NO COST
Thursday, Feb 21 • 11:30am-12:30pm • NO COST

Blood Pressure Screening


Walk-in at the Niles Senior Center, NO COST
Wednesday, Jan 9 • 10:00am-12:00pm

Medication and Sharps Collection


Wednesday, Jan 9 • 10:00am-12:00pm

Oral Health for Overal Health


White Crane Wellness Center will be conducting a FREE Dental/Oral Health Education Workshop at 10:00am.  They are also providing a FREE Individual Oral Health Screening at 10:30am.  Please register for both events if you are planning on attend the workshop and screening.  
Friday, Jan 18  • 10:00am Workshop • NO COST
10:30am Screening • NO COST

Addiction in Our Society


Marty Cook from Maine Township Recovery Connection  will provide an educational program on drugs, alcohol and the story of how the opioid epidemic came to be.  The program will also include a real live survivor story.  The speaker will discuss his addiction to prescription drugs and alcohol, the impact it had on his family and his path to recovery. 
Thursday, Feb 14 • 1:00pm • NO COST



ITAC Amplified Phones


Free amplified phones for those who qualify through the State of Illinois program.
Tuesday, June 5 • 10:00am

Visually Impaired Motivators (VIM)

 
Visually Impaired Motivators (VIM) 
Beginning in January 2018, VIM will be meeting at the 
Niles-Maine District Library.  Meeting will be held from 10:30-11:30am, followed by Voices of Vision Book Club from 11:30am-12:30pm.  For more information, please call 847-663-6648.
Tuesday, May 15  • 10:30am-12:30pm • NO COST
Tuesday, June 19 • 10:30am-12:30pm • NO COST

Visually Impaired Motivators (VIM)

 
Visually Impaired Motivators (VIM) 
Beginning in January 2018, VIM will be meeting at the 
Niles-Maine District Library.  Meeting will be held from 10:30-11:30am, followed by Voices of Vision Book Club from 11:30am-12:30pm.  For more information, please call 847-663-6648.
Tuesday, May 15  • 10:30am-12:30pm • NO COST
Tuesday, June 19 • 10:30am-12:30pm • NO COST