Health Series


In an effort to engage with the community and bring educational opportunities to our area, the Hammond-Henry Hospital Foundation sponsors two health series: Women’s Health Series and Men’s Health Series. The Women’s Health Committee and the Men’s Health Committee have planned a series of programs addressing a variety of both women’s and men’s health topics.

Women’s Health:

Where: First Baptist Church (15300 Ford Road., Geneseo, IL)

When:  Noon on the fourth Thursday of every month (September – May except December)

Fee: Lunch $10

Men’s Health:

Where: Hammond-Henry Hospital Conference Room

When: 7:00 a.m. on the 1st Wednesday of October, December, March, May

Breakfast can be purchased in the hospital dining room

Topics for 2021- 2022:

Women’s Health Topics 
Noon, First Baptist Church

October 28 - Respiratory Issues: COPD, Allergies, COVID-19

November 18 - Incontinence, Don't Make Me Laugh

Jan - May (TBD)

Men’s Health Topics 
7:00 am, Hammond-Henry Hospital Conference Room

October 6 - COVID -19

December 1 - Staying Healthy & Early Prevention

March 2 - Robotic Joint Replacement

May 4 - Identity Theft

Steering committee members include (Women’s) Jan Sellman and Linda Storm, Co-Chairs;  Kris Atwell, Linda DeSmith, Penny Ford, Shelly Hickerson, Theresa Klotz, Bonnie Obrecht, Holly Stone Beth Unrath and Julie Zwica. (Men’s) Jerry Deutsch, Bob Kuhns, Maurie Nelson, Art Ries, Wilbur Wigant and Jim Yerkey.

If you have questions, feel free to contact any of the committee members or Darcy Hepner, HHH Foundation Manager, at (309) 944-9106, Julie West, HHH Volunteer/Auxiliary Manager, at (309) 944-9130, or Katie Orwig, HHH Foundation Assistant at (309) 944-9112.