Mobile Rx Pantry Program

Mobile Rx Pantry Program

FHN and the Northern Illinois Food Pantry are helping get a healthy "dose" of good food to those who need it. This free program will distribute healthy produce, milk, eggs, and frozen and canned meats to qualified participants on a regular basis.

Flu Shots

Be Ready for Flu Season – Get Your Flu Shot!

It looks like 2019-2020 is going to be a tough flu season. The best way you can be prepared and stay healthy is to get your flu shot early!

I Spy ... Lots of Fun Ahead!

Join in the fun as FHN gets ready for this year's Casino Royale Gala! We have activities and contests all year leading up to the big night. This year's Gala will help fund a new behavioral health stabilization project through FHN Family Counseling.

October 6th

Walk To Remember

The Walk to Remember is a special ceremony for parents and families who have lost a baby (through miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn loss) to share their grief and remember their loved one.

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid, CPR and AED
October 21st

A Slice of Time - and Pizza - Just for You!

Join women's care providers from FHN for an evening of pizza and conversation all about you. There will be four short presentations, all of which you'll "attend" without leaving your table.

Slice of Time
October 14th

Safe Sitter® Essentials with CPR

This is a 1-day class designed to prepare students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they're home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Students even get to use manikins to practice rescue skills like choking rescue and CPR.

Safe Sitter Essentials
Classes & Events
SEP23 Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
For more information, call 815-599-7240.
SEP23 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
First of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information or to register, call 815-599-7240.
SEP24 Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon Pecatonica United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon
Pecatonica United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
SEP25 Free Vein Screening, 3 – 6 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Free Vein Screening, 3 – 6 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
Achy, tired legs can be a symptom of venous disease. Schedule a free screening at the FHN Vein Center to see if our experts can help. Non-cosmetic treatment options are covered by most insurance carriers, including Medicaid. For an appointment, call 815-599-VEIN (8346).
SEP25 Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Private Dining Rooms, Lower Level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Week 2. This 9-week support group is designed for anyone who has lost a loved one during the past nine months. There is no charge, but registration is required to attend. For more information or to register, call FHN Hospice at 815-599-7240.
SEP25 Drive-Through Flu Shot Clinic, 3 – 6 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
Drive-Through Flu Shot Clinic, 3 – 6 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
Get your flu shot without getting out of your car! Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437. There is another Drive-Through clinic scheduled for October 12.
SEP26 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
SEP27 Talk: Cold vs. Flu, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk: Cold vs. Flu, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
SEP28 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.