The Health Ministry is responsible for coordination of Parish Blood Drives and Health Fairs. We welcome any and all parishioners with skills in various health care and medical fields willing to offer occasional services. the group meets seasonally in Parish Center or Lower Church. Contact Patti Jassak at (773) 583-3564 for to join!
HEALTH CARE CENTERS FOR THE UNINSURED
If you, or someone you know, needs health care and doesn't have insurance, contact one of the following health centers:
Chicago Department of Public Health
Uptown Center, 845 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago
West Town Center, 2418 W. Division St., Chicago, 312-747-9882
Erie Family Health Center: Superior Site
1701 W. Superior Street
Erie Family Health Center: Humboldt Park
2750 W. North Avenue, Chicago, 312-666-3494
Heartland Health Outreach
1015 W. Lawrence Avenue, 2nd Floor, 773-275-2060
Helping Hands Health Center
3502 N. Kedzie, 773-588-9640
Illinois Catholic Health Association
The participants in Catholic health and social ministries throughout Illinois work together to infuse values and transform society by serving the health needs of people and communities and carrying on Jesus’ healing ministry.
Catholic Conference of Illinois
The Catholic Conference of Illinois (CCI) is the agent through which the dioceses of Illinois may act mutually and cooperatively in matters of interdiocesan and state-wide interest. CCI is a board-approved administration with legislative priorities.
Cover the Uninsured Week
May 10-16, 2004. Former Presidents Gerald Ford (R) and Jimmy Carter (D) serve as Honorary Co-Chairs.