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  • January 29, 2019

    Wellness House Winter Newsletter

    Elissa Speizman didn’t plan to attend any Wellness House programs … until she happened to glance at a brochure about our metastatic breast cancer support group. “There are so few programs like that, I decided to give it a try,” she... More
  • January 14, 2019

    Free haircuts help cancer patients gain confidence on their road to recovery – WGN-TV

    For nearly 30 years, Wellness House in Hinsdale has provided free health and exercise programs for those battling cancer. Last month they added one more program to address what's perhaps the most outward sign of cancer: hair loss. In addition... More
  • January 14, 2019

    CEO Jeannie Cella – Wellness House Retiring December 31, 2019

    Wellness House CEO, Jeannie Cella Will Retire After 28 years of Service and Leadership Search has begun for a new executive director to be in place by July 1, 2019 Wellness House CEO, Jeannie Cella, has announced to the board... More
  • December 23, 2018

    Free haircuts, styling for people with cancer – Chicago Tribune

    When Candy Fraser learned that the Hinsdale nonprofit where she takes an exercise class for cancer patients was offering free professional hairstyling services, she immediately signed up for a haircut. “This is so marvelous because some people really need their... More
  • October 12, 2018

    Women on a Mission – Hinsdale Magazine

    While we feature 11 women on our cover, numerous men, women and children band together each year into groups of volunteers, helping raise funds for much-needed resources to support families battling cancer. The genesis of Wellness House was in 1988,... More
  • September 12, 2018

    Wellness House Fall Newsletter

    For years, Wellness House has offered a wig boutique on our lower level. We’ve invited interested participants to select from among a variety of wigs, then learn how to care for their wig before bringing it home. We’ve also offered... More
  • May 23, 2018

    Wellness House makes a difference in the lives of those with cancer – The Doings

    What does Wellness House do? Just in June alone: Nutrition, Breast Cancer Hot Topics, finding Grace in Pediatric Cancer. Maybe you were one of the 2,800 people who got out early on a Sunday morning to walk in the Walk... More
  • May 20, 2018

    Vegan BBQ Jackfruit Sandwiches – WGN Sunday Brunch

    Angela Dennison, registered dietitian with Wellness House, stopped by WGN studios in Chicago to share a recipe for Vegan BBQ Jackfruit Sandwiches. Plant-based eating has been shown to combat cancer. Jackfruit is a popular fruit among vegans, as it tastes... More
  • May 6, 2018

    Walk for Wellness House to Help Those Effected by Cancer – NBC 5

    NBC 5's Regina Waldroup was live at Wellness House in Hinsdale during the Walk for Wellness House on Sunday, May 6, 2018. Walk for Wellness House is an annual 3K walk or 5K run to benefit Wellness House's free programs... More
  • April 29, 2018

    Wellness House Empowers Cancer Patients – NBC 5 Making a Difference

    As Chicagoans go through cancer treatment and beyond, Wellness House compliments medical care through areas of programming: healthy living, nutrition and exercise, stress management, support groups, information and education etc. NBC 5's Michelle Relerford speaks to Jeannie Cella, President &... More