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Conley Outreach welcomes new grief facilitator
Elburnâ€”Lora Windsor, LCSW, CADC, CT, has been helping families in the valley area for...
- Posted February 22, 2010
Women invited to â€˜Messages from the Heartâ€™ Feb. 21
Bataviaâ€”All area women are invited to "Messages From the Heart" on Sunday, Feb. 21,...
- Posted February 17, 2010
AID plans to use backyard sport to raise funds
Elginâ€”Cornhole, bags, baggo; whatever you may call it, there is no denying that it...
- Posted February 10, 2010
TriCity Family Services to present â€˜Parenting Difficult Adolescentsâ€™
Kane Countyâ€”Join TriCity Family Services for a Parent Support & Education Series presentation. "Parenting...
- Posted February 9, 2010
Ladies Night Out to benefit Mutual Ground
Sugar Groveâ€”More than 25 vendors invite potential customers to enjoy an evening of appetizers,...
- Posted February 8, 2010
Suicide Prevention Services seeks hotline volunteers
Bataviaâ€”Suicide Prevention Services is seeking hotline volunteers to help reduce and eliminate suicide and...
- Posted February 3, 2010
Department on Aging provides tips to keep seniors safe, warm
Springfieldâ€”With the winter fully set in, Illinois Department on Aging Director Charles D. Johnson...
- Posted February 2, 2010
Presentation set for parents, providers for small children
If you have ever had a question about the social, emotional, behavioral, or developmental...
- Posted February 1, 2010
KC selected for program to fight childhood obesity
Kane Countyâ€”Kane County was awarded a $360,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation...
- Posted January 25, 2010
H1N1 Flu still causing illness, hospitalizations and deaths
The H1N1 flu continues to circulate throughout the state. Last week, 67 additional hospitalizations...
- Posted January 19, 2010
National Influenza Vaccination Week aims to raise awareness
Kane Countyâ€”Itâ€™s never too late to get a flu shot, and what better time...
- Posted January 14, 2010
Third county resident dies as result of complications related to H1N1
Kane Countyâ€”A third Kane County resident has died from complications due to the H1N1...
- Posted January 13, 2010
Organ donationâ€”the gift that keeps on giving
Genevaâ€”Approximately 82,000 people in the U.S. are awaiting a life-saving kidney transplant. People...
- Posted January 12, 2010
Pet stores now required to disclose animal health history
SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) is reminding the public about a new law...
- Posted January 1, 2010
Illinois H1N1 Flu Hotline answering medical questions
In addition to answering general questions about influenza, vaccine and treatment, Illinois Department of...
- Posted December 29, 2009
H1N1 vaccine available for all residents
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department will begin scheduling appointments for the H1N1 vaccine...
- Posted December 27, 2009
Think fire safety this holiday season
For most of us, the holidays represent a treasured time of year, and we...
- Posted December 17, 2009
Company recalls Slim-Fast ready-to-drink products due to health risk
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department is advising residents that Unilever United States, Inc.,...
- Posted December 14, 2009
LivingWell center offers series on stress relief
GENEVAâ€”LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, a provider of nonmedical support at no cost for people...
- Posted December 8, 2009
LivingWell offers Nutrition Boot Camp
Genevaâ€”LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, a provider of non-medical support at no cost for people...
- Posted November 27, 2009
2009 H1N1 Flu and the Holidays
SPRINGFIELDâ€”Millions of people travel every year during the holiday season to spend time with...
- Posted November 25, 2009
â€˜Kane Karesâ€™ earns national accolades
Kane Countyâ€”The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the nationâ€™s leading health care philanthropy, has...
- Posted November 23, 2009
Delnor celebrates home health milestone
Genevaâ€”November is Home Health Care Month, and Delnor Home Health is celebrating its 40th...
- Posted November 22, 2009
Health Department receives more vaccine; partners with VNA
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department received another shipment of H1N1 vaccine and will...
- Posted November 20, 2009
Delnor helps collect coats for the community
Genevaâ€”Cold weather is definitely here. Many of us greet autumnâ€™s arrival with enthusiasm, looking...
- Posted November 17, 2009
KC Health Department receives vaccine shipment
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department received a shipment of the H1N1 vaccine Nov....
- Posted November 13, 2009
Conley offers Handling the Holidays event
Elburnâ€”Conley Outreach Community Services, together with Conley Funeral Home, will offer special support during...
- Posted November 13, 2009
Provena Mercy Medical Center offers sleep disorders lecture
Provena Mercy Medical Center will offer a lecture on various sleep disorders. If you...
- Posted November 8, 2009
Couples Clinic offers seminar: â€˜The Secrets of Successful Partnersâ€™
"The Secrets of Successful Partners," a free marriage seminar given by Paul Weiss, M.S.,...
- Posted November 4, 2009
Community forum offers information to help people with disabilities
Genevaâ€”Nationally and in Kane County, people with developmental disabilities and mental health issues face...
- Posted November 4, 2009
Provena Mercy Medical Center ranked best in the west
AURORAâ€”Provena Mercy Medical Center announced that it is ranked among the top 5 percent...
- Posted November 3, 2009
Vaccine shipment clears way for clinics
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department received a shipment of 17,500 doses of the...
- Posted October 25, 2009