FHN Calendar of Events January – February 7th

January 17

The First Steps Grief Support Group

9:30 – 11 a.m.

FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level

No charge; registration not required. For more information, call 815-599-7240.

Blood Pressure Screening

4 – 6 p.m.

Joseph’s Pantry – Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport

Open to the public; no cost or registration required.

January 19

Blood Pressure Screening

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

New Jerusalem Church of God, 4 E. Iroquois Street, Freeport

Open to the public; no cost or registration required.

January 23

Grief Recovery Group

7 – 8:30 p.m.

FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level

For more information, call 815-599-7240.

January 24

Free Vein Screening

4 – 7 p.m. (by appointment)

FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport

Achy, tired legs can be a symptom of venous disease. Schedule a free screening at the FHN Vein Center to see if our experts can help. Non-cosmetic treatment options are covered by most insurance carriers, including Medicaid. For an appointment, call 815-599-VEIN (8346).

January 25

Hearing Loss Support Group Open House

5:30 – 7 p.m. (come and go as you are able)

FHN Memorial Hospital lower level conference room, 1045 W. Stephenson, Freeport

FHN and RAMP are collaborating to provide a support group for anyone with a hearing loss (and family members/caregivers). This event will allow us to gauge interest in the group and choose the best time to meet and events to cover. No RSVP is needed. If you are unable to attend this event but are interested in the group, please contact Samuel Carriger at scarriger@rampcil.org.

January 26

Blood Pressure Screening

10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport

Open to the public; no cost or registration required.

February 4

Blood Pressure Screening

9 – 11 a.m.

Gospel Outreach Food Pantry, 211 W. Spring Street, Freeport

Open to the public; no cost or registration required.

Health Event

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

St. James CME Church, 1001 E. Empire Street, Freeport

FHN will provide free blood pressure screenings and have eye and vein health information available at this event, which will also include information about the free nutrition and physical activity program Win With Wellness, free hearing screenings, vouchers for cholesterol screenings and lots of health information. No cost or reservation needed; door prizes will be awarded.

February 6

Adult Diabetes Support Group

1 – 2 p.m.

FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – Lower Level

No charge; registration not required. Topic is Increasing Physical Activity. For more information, call 815-599-6253.

February 7

Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregiver Support Group

6 – 8 p.m.

Oakley Courts, 3117 Kunkle Boulevard, Freeport

Open to the public; no cost or registration required.

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