A one-time class about the basics of nutrition and a healthy lifestyle to manage blood pressure and cholesterol, as well prevent diabetes and other diseases.
Your health care provider must refer you.
Call 708-202-8387 ext. 22345 for more information.
Diabetes Basics - Two Class Series
10:00 AM- 12:00 PM (CST)
Hines, Building 200, Basement, Room D009B
A two-day class for Veterans with diabetes. The class provides a detailed overview of diabetes. Topics include:
Coping with the disease
Also available via telehealth at Kankakee, Oak Lawn, and LaSalle CBOCs (outpatient clinics). Your health care provider must refer you to this class.
Mindful Path Practice Group
11:00 AM- 12:00 PM (CST)
Hines, Building 228, 3rd Floor, Room 3027
Explore mindfulness practices and possible challenges. Includes discussion and practice.
Contact: Irena Persky, PhD 708-202-3663
Veteran "X" Group
2:00 PM- 3:00 PM (CST)
Hines, Building 228, 4th Floor, Room 4082
Peer support group that allows Veterans to act as team members to treat a Veteran “X”. Group helps each other problem solve, while gaining a better understanding of their own mental health and recovery.