What We Do2018-09-11T11:31:36+00:00

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

Chaplaincy

  • Providing full-time professional chaplaincy to Stroger Hospital
  • Part-time chaplaincy to the CORE Center of Cook County—patients and staff
  • Operation Bear Hug
  • Offering community-based Clinical Pastoral Education courses

Education

  • Spiritual Care Visitor Training Program
  • Outreach to West-side pastors in partnership with ALIVE! project
  • Continuing education for alumnae
  • Clinical Pastoral Education faculty at RUSH University Medical Center

Wellness, Prevention and Spirituality: 

  • 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 AA, Bereavement Groups, CPE classes