Calendar – Training and Education

Classes & Events
SEP17 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Registration is required; for more information or to register call 815-599-6221.
SEP17 Small Steps. Big Rewards., 5 – 7 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – Lower Level
Small Steps. Big Rewards., 5 – 7 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – Lower Level
This pre-diabetes class, a joint program of the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, helps individuals at risk for Type 2 diabetes take the first step toward preventing diabetes and living a healthier, longer life. No charge; registration is required. To register or for more information, call 815-599-6253.
SEP23 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
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.
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.
SEP30 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
Second 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.
OCT01 Breastfeeding Class, 7 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
Breastfeeding Class, 7 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
Instructor is Annette Gielenfeldt. Registration is required; for more information or to register, call 815-599-6221.
OCT02 Raising Healthy Teens, 7 – 9 p.m. River Ridge High School, 4141 IL-84, Hanover
Raising Healthy Teens, 7 – 9 p.m.
River Ridge High School, 4141 IL-84, Hanover
All community members are invited to attend this FREE talk sponsored by the Jo Daviess County Juvenile Justice Center. Noted speaker Jeff Yalden will share tips on how parents can successfully parent today's child in this program filled with fun, laughter, and thought. Refreshments will be served; no registration is necessary.
OCT02 Crime Stoppers Program: Cyberbullying, Online Predators, & Sextortion, 6 p.m. Aquin High School, 1419 S. Galena Avenue, Freeport
Crime Stoppers Program: Cyberbullying, Online Predators, & Sextortion, 6 p.m.
Aquin High School, 1419 S. Galena Avenue, Freeport
VOICES and Crime Stoppers invite parents of children ages 3rd grade through high school to this FREE program on how to protect your family online.
OCT07 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
Third 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.
OCT08 Community Health Forum: Addicted to Our Devices: Is Addiction Affecting You?, 5:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Community Health Forum: Addicted to Our Devices: Is Addiction Affecting You?, 5:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Dr. Raymond Garcia will present the latest evidence on how seemingly innocent everyday activities can impact our lives. Presented by the Stephenson County Health Department and FHN; no registration is necessary. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.
OCT12 BLS for Healthcare Professionals, 8 a.m. – noon FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
BLS for Healthcare Professionals, 8 a.m. – noon
FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
Hands-on course designed to teach healthcare professionals how to perform high-quality CPR individually or as part of a team. Basic Life Support (BLS) skills are applicable to any healthcare setting. Course is $40, which includes BLS provider manual and certification card valid for 2 years. Open only to healthcare professionals; registration is required. For more information or to register, use our registration form, or you can call 815-599-6707 or email coil@fhn.org
OCT14 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
Fourth 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.
OCT14 Safe Sitter Essentials® with CPR, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Safe Sitter Essentials® with CPR, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Class designed to prepare students in grades 6 – 8 to be safe when they're home alone or babysitting. Full-day course is $50, which includes the Safe Sitter Essentials Student Handbook and completion card and basic CPR skill practice. (Class does not qualify for CPR certification.) Financial assistance is available for eligible students; call 815-599-6707 for more information about eligibility. Register online at www.fhn.org/safesittercpr.
OCT15 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Registration is required; for more information or to register call 815-599-6221.
OCT21 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
Fifth 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.
OCT25 Talk: Hypertension, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk: Hypertension, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT28 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
Sixth 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.