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Improved outcomes for your patients

We know your oncology patients and their loved ones benefit in powerful ways when you refer them to the psychosocial support services provided by Wellness House. Our holistic approach to cancer wellness takes all aspects of living with cancer into account—social, emotional, physical, spiritual and psychological. All at no cost.

Committed to supporting and serving

Alongside our mission to create a community where all people impacted by cancer thrive, the Wellness House team is committed to supporting our professional colleagues who have the oncology population in their care.


Community Health Summit: Healthcare Professionals

Summit Theme: Stronger Together:
Joining Forces to Combat Cancer Health Inequities 

Friday June 14, 2024 
University of Illinois-College of Medicine, Faculty Alumni Lounge

1853 W. Polk Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60612 

This Summit co-hosted by Wellness House and University of Illinois Cancer Center aims to unite Chicago area cancer health equity leaders across institutions to share new findings on the origin of cancer health disparities and collectively shine light on innovative solutions to address inequities in cancer care. 

Join us to work toward fostering education, collaboration, and solutions to address local disparities in cancer care. 
To receive Health Summit event updates and learn about registration information, sign up here to be added to our pre-registration mailing list. 

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Better Outcomes

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Considering the stages of the cancer control continuum, which area/s are most applicable to your work/role?
We intend to gather the cancer health disparity priorities of our Summit attendees and use this information to create Cancer Health Disparity Interest Groups. Based on your work, what are the cancer health disparity priorities your most interested in working on addressing?

There are three ways to connect with us

Benefit from tailored programming directed at professionals eager to support patient care.

Experience Wellness House

Enjoy lunch, tour our main location, connect with our staff, and experience one or more of our services, including cooking, yoga, mindfulness, art, massage, and more.

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Professional Perk Networking and Education Series

Join us each month to exchange thoughts, connect with fellow professionals from varied disciplines who also serve and support the oncology population, and learn about psychosocial topics from the experts at Wellness House.

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Lunch and Learn

Do you lead or serve as part of a team that would benefit from knowing more about Wellness House? We would love to provide more information and education about the services we offer and the benefits and impacts for your patients. You can come to us at our main location for a Lunch and Learn workshop, or we can come to you—whichever works best. Lunch is on us!

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For more information, contact Ellen Nieman at enieman@wellnesshouse.org

Outcomes that make a difference

Research shows psychosocial care can be used effectively to control symptoms, reduce pain, reduce side effects of treatment and improve quality of life.  

All programs at Wellness House are evidence-based and complementary to medical treatment. We’re here to help your patients get stronger and feel better.  

reported an increased sense of well-being and improved quality of life.*

of participants reported an increase in the ability to manage stress.*

of participants are likely to recommend Wellness House to a friend.*

*based on FY2023 participant survey

were made to Wellness House in FY 2023. 

since Wellness House opened its doors in 1990.

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