Support Groups

Welcome to the "Resources for Healthy Living" Calendar, your complete reference guide to the wellness programs, classes and support groups available through Resurrection Health Care. Please note that registration is required for most activities.

Registration Required - Call 877-RES-INFO (737-4636)

Saint Joseph Hospital
2900 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60657
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Diabetes

Diabetes Support Group

This support group is designed for individuals with diabetes and their caregivers. Facilitated by a social worker and diabetes educator, the group serves as a safe place for emotional support and group discussion. Free.

Call 773-665-6700 for more information regarding fees or to learn about the Diabetes Education program.


Fitness and Weight Management

NEW Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Are you struggling to lose weight? Attend one of our bariatric seminars to learn about the types of weight-loss surgery offered at Saint Joseph Hospital. Medical Director Rami Lutfi, M.D., a board-certified surgeon who has performed hundreds of bariatric procedures, will discuss how these can improve health. Information sessions are free and held the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. For further information or to register, contact Cathy Carroll, Bariatric Coordinator, at 773-665-3025.


Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups

Each of our sessions are held at 6 p.m. in the Manor Building (Manor Classroom), located next to Saint Joseph Hospital. Anyone is welcome and it is free to attend. For more information, please call 773-665-3904.


Parenting and Childbirth Preparation

The Mom Network Support Group

In response to a community need for parenting support and information, Saint Joseph Hospital has established The Mom Network Support Group for new mothers and their babies. Topics covered in the weekly meetings are determined by participants and have included the baby blues, fatigue, feeding issues, sleep patterns, infant brain development and time management skills.

Call 773-665-3605 to register and for more information.


Prevention and Wellness

NEW Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Are you struggling to lose weight? Attend one of our bariatric seminars to learn about the types of weight-loss surgery offered at Saint Joseph Hospital. Medical Director Rami Lutfi, M.D., a board-certified surgeon who has performed hundreds of bariatric procedures, will discuss how these can improve health. Information sessions are free and held the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. For further information or to register, contact Cathy Carroll, Bariatric Coordinator, at 773-665-3025.


Special Issues

NEW Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Are you struggling to lose weight? Attend one of our bariatric seminars to learn about the types of weight-loss surgery offered at Saint Joseph Hospital. Medical Director Rami Lutfi, M.D., a board-certified surgeon who has performed hundreds of bariatric procedures, will discuss how these can improve health. Information sessions are free and held the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. For further information or to register, contact Cathy Carroll, Bariatric Coordinator, at 773-665-3025.


Special Programs

NEW Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Are you struggling to lose weight? Attend one of our bariatric seminars to learn about the types of weight-loss surgery offered at Saint Joseph Hospital. Medical Director Rami Lutfi, M.D., a board-certified surgeon who has performed hundreds of bariatric procedures, will discuss how these can improve health. Information sessions are free and held the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. For further information or to register, contact Cathy Carroll, Bariatric Coordinator, at 773-665-3025.


Weight Control

NEW Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Are you struggling to lose weight? Attend one of our bariatric seminars to learn about the types of weight-loss surgery offered at Saint Joseph Hospital. Medical Director Rami Lutfi, M.D., a board-certified surgeon who has performed hundreds of bariatric procedures, will discuss how these can improve health. Information sessions are free and held the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. For further information or to register, contact Cathy Carroll, Bariatric Coordinator, at 773-665-3025.


Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups

Each of our sessions are held at 6 p.m. in the Manor Building (Manor Classroom), located next to Saint Joseph Hospital. Anyone is welcome and it is free to attend. For more information, please call 773-665-3904.


Wellness

NEW Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Are you struggling to lose weight? Attend one of our bariatric seminars to learn about the types of weight-loss surgery offered at Saint Joseph Hospital. Medical Director Rami Lutfi, M.D., a board-certified surgeon who has performed hundreds of bariatric procedures, will discuss how these can improve health. Information sessions are free and held the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. For further information or to register, contact Cathy Carroll, Bariatric Coordinator, at 773-665-3025.


Women's Issues

NEW Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Are you struggling to lose weight? Attend one of our bariatric seminars to learn about the types of weight-loss surgery offered at Saint Joseph Hospital. Medical Director Rami Lutfi, M.D., a board-certified surgeon who has performed hundreds of bariatric procedures, will discuss how these can improve health. Information sessions are free and held the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. For further information or to register, contact Cathy Carroll, Bariatric Coordinator, at 773-665-3025.


Call 877-RES-INFO for Nurse Advice, Doctor Referrals or Class Registration Monday - Friday 8 am to 8 pm • Weekends 8 am to 4pm

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