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Agnesian HealthCare offers a wide array of community education programs that help to enhance the overall health and well-being of individuals and families within its service area. Offering through Journeys: a health resource center, there are many opportunities to grow in our understanding of good health measures for the enhancement of our lives.

June
2016

June 2016

Monday, June 27, 2016

Depression & Bipolar Support Group

Time

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Location

Agnesian HealthCare Sixth Floor Meeting Room, 430 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac.

This peer-led support and education group is open to people with depression or bipolar disorders. To learn more about this free support group, call Julie Feilbach at (920) 319-1743.

Cost

Free

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Walk With a Doc

Time

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Location

Forest Mall, 835 W. Johnson Street, Fond du Lac.

Agnesian HealthCare is partnering with Walk With a Doc to create a safe, walkable community.


The collaborative mission is to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.


Join Agnesian HealthCare providers on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.


Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:



  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression

  • Maintain or lose weight

  • Boost your energy

  • Improve your sleep

  • Reduce stress

  • Redue your risk of falls

  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia

  • Increase sense of well-being and more!


For more information, call Journeys: a health resource center at (920) 926-4961 or visit walkwithadoc.org.


*Our healthcare providers do their best to be at the Forest Mall at the times indicated. However, due to emergencies or unforeseen circumstance, there might be a time where they are not present.

Cost

Free

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Look Good...Feel Better - St. Agnes Hospital

Time

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location

Agnesian HealthCare Journeys: a health resource center, 430 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac.

Guided by volunteer cosmetologists, the Look Good...Feel Better program is designed for female cancer patients and provides instruction on how to use make-up and skincare techniques to overcome the appearance-related effects of chemotherapy and radiation.


Participants will receive a complimentary make-up bag offered through a partnership of the American Cancer Society; the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association Foundation; and the National Cosmetology Association.


Classes and materials are provided free of charge to women in active cancer treatment.

Preregistration for this free program is required by registering on-line, calling Journeys at (920) 926-4960 or the American Cancer Society at (800) 227-2345.

Cost

Free

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Walk With a Doc

Time

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Location

Forest Mall, 835 W. Johnson Street, Fond du Lac.

Agnesian HealthCare is partnering with Walk With a Doc to create a safe, walkable community.


The collaborative mission is to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.


Join Agnesian HealthCare providers on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.


Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:



  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression

  • Maintain or lose weight

  • Boost your energy

  • Improve your sleep

  • Reduce stress

  • Redue your risk of falls

  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia

  • Increase sense of well-being and more!


For more information, call Journeys: a health resource center at (920) 926-4961 or visit walkwithadoc.org.


*Our healthcare providers do their best to be at the Forest Mall at the times indicated. However, due to emergencies or unforeseen circumstance, there might be a time where they are not present.

Cost

Free

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Domestic Violence Support Group - Shine

Time

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Location

Domestic Violence Services, , Fond du Lac.

Shine is a support group for women who have been abused physically, sexually, verbally and emotionally, or who are currently involved in a domestic violence relationship.


Shine is an open support group and meets Thursday evenings from 5 to 6 p.m. at Domestic Violence Services, 21 S. Marr Street, Fond du Lac.


For more information about this free support group, call (920) 926-4207. An individual needs-assessment meeting is required before participating in the support group.

Cost

Free