“Advancing the well-being of individuals and communities where healthcare meets the human spirit.”


  • Providing full-time professional chaplaincy to Stroger Hospital
  • Part-time chaplain for Dianna’s Teddy Bear Ministry


  • Spiritual Care Visitor Training
  • Continuing education for alumni of SCVT
  • Offering community-based Clinical Pastoral Education courses
  • Clinical Pastoral Education faculty at RUSH University Medical Center

Spirituality and Wellness

  • Providing self–care opportunities for medical staff in the Illinois Medical District
  • Retreats and workshops for caregivers
  • Hosting support groups for those who have lost family members to gun violence
  • Providing a welcoming space for Bereavement Groups, CPE classes and local community organizations