Classes, Events, Support Groups

Events and Classes

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 5:30pm

Let Rush help you meet your smoke-free goals. The Courage to Quit program covers topics such as addiction and withdrawal, quite smoking medications, managing cravings and avoiding triggers.

Support Groups

Cancer Connection Support Group

Rush Oak Park Hospital and Wellness House have partnered together to provide support and information as you navigate your cancer journey. This group meets every Monday from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. and provides an opportunity for people with a cancer diagnosis and their caregivers to share information, connect with others in similar circumstances and improve coping skills.
Registration is not required and program is offered at no cost.

Location: Rush Medical Office Building, 610 S. Maple Ave., Suite 2000

For additional information, contact Sherri Wick, Oncology Social Work Navigator at 630.654.5198 or

Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month, 6 to 8 p.m.

Huntington's Disease Support Group
Join the Rush Huntington's Disease Support Group. This group meets every 3rd Saturday of the month, from 10:00am - Noon in the meeting room 1B, located off the main lobby of the hospital. This Rush led support group, will feature monthly presentations by Sam Lunde, LSW, Social Work and Community Health.

For more information, call (312) 942.2163 or email

This group meets the second Saturday of every month (except August) at Rush Oak Park Hospital in the Centennial Room.

The program is an educational and support group for both care-partners and patients. More advanced patients are welcome, though the group is not exclusive to patients at...

This support group is for women affected by heart disease as well as women interested in heart disease prevention. It is run by WomenHeart, a national organization dedicated to advancing women's heart health through advocacy, community education and patient support.