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Wellness House at Rush

Free cancer support for you and your family!

RUSH University Medical Center
1520 W Harrison Street, Rubschlager Ambulatory Bldg.
(RAB). 4th Floor, Chicago IL 60607 

Wellness House is excited to present free cancer wellness support at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Our team of experts and specialists can help you overcome cancer’s social, emotional, physical, psychological, and spiritual impacts. We’re here to help you live well during and after cancer.

Support Group and Counseling Programs

Please note that registration is encouraged, but drop-ins are welcome.

Breast Cancer Support Group – Snacks Provided
1st Tuesday of each month
11:00-12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 5 – Register here

Prostate Cancer Support Group – Snacks Provided
3rd Tuesday of each month
5:30-7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 19 – Register here

Head, Neck & Thyroid Cancer Support Group – Snacks Provided
1st Tuesday of each month
5:30-7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 5 – Register here

Spanish-Speaking Support Group Series
1:00-2:30 p.m.
Tuesdays, March 12 – Register here

Grupo de Soporte para Personas Viviendo con Cancer
3:00 – 4:30 PM
Martes, Marzo 12 regístrese aquí

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Information and Education Programs

Rerouting Workshop Series: Choosing Your Course After Cancer Treatment – Snacks Provided
Weekly Wednesdays, Feb 28, March 6, 13, 20 & 27. 3:00 – 4:30 pm.
Register here>

Snacks provided. Join our five-week post-treatment survivorship series. RUSH and Wellness House presenters will share important information on survivorship topics such as physical and emotional health, nutrition, and medical care.

Wellness House Programs at Rush
January – March 2024


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For more information call Maria Quintana-Diaz at 630-654-5356 or email whchicago@wellnesshouse.org



Webinars and Videos – View from anywhere!


Choose from a wide range of videos that are viewable from any location. Whether you are in treatment, post-treatment or a family member, we have a program that will help you through your cancer wellness journey.
Check out our FULL video library here.

Sample a video on demand

Mindful Breathing Meditation Click to view>

Join Nevada Bennett, LPC, Oncology Support, and Family Counselor, for a seven-minute mindful breathing meditation.

Managing Nausea and Vomiting Click to view>

This video discusses the various ways to address the common side effects of nausea and vomiting, which commonly occur during cancer treatments. 

Managing a Sore Mouth Click to view>

In this video, registered dietitian Jamie Shifley, discusses the common causes of sore mouth and then talks about foods to eat and strategies for managing this common side effect of cancer treatment.



Get to Know Us
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We offer additional programs at other locations and in Spanish.
Learn More here


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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