Coming Together Again: Wellness House Plans for Return to In-Person Programs Learn more >

We are now offering a wide range of programs online!
View and register for online programs >

Call 630.323.5150




  • May 13, 2020

    Cancer Support Program in Hinsdale Goes Virtual During Coronavirus Pandemic – NBC 5 Chicago

    Instead of shutting down free support programs for those living with cancer, the suburban Chicago non-profit Wellness House said participation has increased during the coronavirus pandemic. “While the rest of the world might have been pausing because of COVID-19, cancer... More
  • May 7, 2020

    Wellness House Spring 2020 Newsletter

    Dear Friends, For 30 years, Wellness House has been inspired by the determination and resilience of our participants. During this time, our programs have educated, supported and empowered more than 42,000 people who have turned to us during times of... More
  • February 4, 2020

    Wellness House Winter 2020 Newsletter

    Ellie and Evey Selinsky love the same things as most nine and seven-year-olds--popsicles, playmobiles, turtles, mac and cheese. They like playing with their friends, making crafts, and being silly. But for these sisters, some of the joys of life are... More
  • January 17, 2020

    Angela Dennison – Mind Body Radio

    Listen to Angela Dennison, Oncology Dietitian, on The Daily Show with Chris Sawyer from Mind Body Radio. Listen here > More
  • January 2, 2020

    Kolavennu ready to take reins at Wellness House – The Hinsdalean

    It was about 14 years ago when Lisa Kolavennu's father was diagnosed with cancer. In walking that journey with him, she discovered Wellness House and, along with it, her vocational calling. "His experience inspired my own passion for wanting to help the... More
  • January 2, 2020

    Ask an Expert – The Hinsdalean

    Developing a healthier diet does not need to be complicated. Small changes go a long way. Here are some easy tips to start your journey to better health: 1. Increase your fiber by eating more vegetables, fruit, whole grains, nuts,... More
  • January 2, 2020

    Nonprofits reach out to close decade – The Hinsdalean

    2019 marked a significant transition point for Wellness House, as Lisa Kolavennu the reins from retiring executive director Jeannie Cella, the organization’s leader since 2000. “In all the ways that the transition has been supported has been a real highlight and... More
  • December 5, 2019

    15 Fascinating Faces of 2019 | Lisa Kolavennu – Glancer Magazine

    Lisa Kollavennu, Downers Grove/Hinsdale Inspired by Wellness House in Hinsdale’s mission to support individuals with cancer to copiously feel better inside, utilizing a whole person approach, Downers Grove resident and Licensed Professional Counselor was recently named Executive Director of the... More
  • December 1, 2019

    Welcome to Wellness House – Hinsdale Magazine, The Giving Book Issue

    No matter how you're affected by cancer, all are welcome at Wellness House. Learn new skills, get information and join others by taking classes, practicing healthful living, reducing stress and more. All Wellness House programs and services are led by... More
  • December 1, 2019

    Joie De Vivre – Hinsdale Living

    Wellness House hosted its annual black tie fundraising ball, this year entitled, Joie De Vivre--Finding Joy While Living with Cancer, at the Ritz Carlton on October 5. Guests enjoyed creative cocktails and light bites, an exclusive wine auction, dinner, and... More