Minority Health

 

April 2009 Minority Health Month
Events

 
Date
Event
Location
Time
Grantees
Activities
April 2 Breast and Cervical Cancer Awareness Program Heartland Alliance of Chicago
4433 N. Ravenswood
Chicago, IL 60640
11 a.m.
to
1 p.m.
Progressive Institute of Health Education and Training Breast and Cervical Cancer education and awareness
April 6 1st Congregational Church Health Initiative First Baptist Congregational
1613 W. Washington
Chicago, IL 60612
7 p.m. Broadcast Ministers Alliance Breast and Cervical Cancer video presentation & education materials
April 6 1st Congregational Preparedness Initiative First Baptist Congregational
1613 W. Washington
Chicago, IL 60612
7 p.m.
to
8 p.m.
Broadcast Ministers Alliance How Can You Be More Prepared?
April 6 HIV Prevention and Awareness Workshop 509 W. Elm Street
Chicago, IL 60610
Noon
to
2 p.m.
Alliance For Community Peace Outreach education & prevention workshop
April 7 HIV among youth program 125 N. Hoyne
Chicago, IL 60612
4 p.m.
to
6 p.m.
Major Adams Community Committee HIV education and discussion
April 8 Health Fair Joliet Junior College
Main Campus
1215 Houbolt
Joliet, IL 60435
10 a.m.
to
2 p.m.
Regional Care Association HIV/AIDS literature; referrals to care
April 9 HIV/AIDS Workshop Alliance for Community Peace
509 W. Elm Street
Chicago, IL 60610
Noon
to
2 p.m.
Alliance For Community Peace Workshop to promote health education and awareness of HIV/AIDS to teens
April 10 New Birth Health HIV/AIDS Awareness Workshop Series Embassy Suite Hotel
707 E. Butterfield Rd.
Lombard, IL 60148
Noon
to
2 p.m.
Broadcast Ministers Alliance Workshop to promote HIV/AIDS education & prevention
April 10 Youth Outreach Event Decatur Indoor Sports Center
1295 W. Wood St.
Decatur, IL 62522
8 p.m.
to
11 p.m.
Youth With A Positive Direction HIV/AIDS & STIs educational materials disseminated
April 11 Community Resource Fair Immaculate Heart of Mary Hall
4521 S. Ashland
Chicago, IL 60609
10 a.m.
to
2 p.m.
Holy Cross
IHM Parish
Prostate cancer screening & educational materials disseminated
April 11 Breast Cancer Awareness Event Life Center Church of God in Christ
5500 S. Indiana Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
10 a.m.
to
Noon
National Hook Up of Black Women, Inc. Diabetes testing & educational materials disseminated
April 15 1st Congregational Church Health Initiative First Baptist Congregational
1613 W. Washington
Chicago, IL 60612
7 p.m. Broadcast Ministers Alliance Prostate video presentation & education materials; PSA screenings
April 16 HIV/AIDS Workshop Rest Shelter
941 W. Lawrence Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
1 p.m.
to
2 p.m.
Alliance For Community Peace HIV/AIDS outreach education
April 16 Minority Health Month Event Southeast Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center
8640 South Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60617
10 a.m.
to
Noon
Southeast Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center HIV counseling and testing & health educational materials disseminated
April 16 Good Health Begins with You luncheon Calvary Missionary Baptist Church
2208 E. Kansas St.
Springfield, IL 62703
11:30 a.m.
to
2 p.m.
Springfield Community Federation HIV and prostate cancer outreach education
April 16 I Have A Testimony Union Baptist Church
1405 E. Monroe
Springfield, IL 62703
5:30 p.m.
to
7:30 p.m.
Center for Minority Health Services Educational event with survivor stories and guest speaker, Rev. Dr. Al Sampson
April 16 Sexually Transmitted Infections Testing Event University of Illinois
Quad (Green St. and Matthew Ave.)
Urbana-Champaign, IL 61820
10 a.m.
to
2 p.m.
Champaign-Urbana Public Health District HIV Testing and counseling; STI screenings; health educational materials disseminated
April 17 Sexually Transmitted Infections Awareness Event 2813 W. Fifth Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612
1 p.m.
to
3 p.m.
Christian Community Health Center--Footprints STI education and awareness; HIV testing & counseling
April 18 HIV Update 2009 Symposium: Challenges, Successes & Changes Holiday Inn
411 S. Larkin Ave.
Joliet, IL 60436
8:30 a.m.
to
2 p.m.
Regional Care Association HIV disease discussion
April 18 "Voices Raised for the Healing of AIDS" Gospel Choir Holiday Inn
411 S. Larkin Ave.
Joliet, IL 60436
4 p.m.
to
6 p.m.
Regional Care Association HIV/AIDS Education
April 18 Chicago Dia del Nino Family Festival UIC Pavilion
525 S. Racine Ave.
Chicago, IL 60607
11 a.m.
to
4 p.m.
National Museum of Mexican Art HIV counseling & testing; health screenings and workshops
April 18 Women of Color Workshop
"Reflections, Past, Present, and Future"
Holiday Inn / City Center
500 Hamilton Blvd.
Peoria, IL 61602
8 a.m.
to
4:30 p.m.
Minority AIDS Awareness Council HIV counseling & testing
April 18 Vanessa Bell Armstrong BASUAH Gospel Concert Holiday Inn Convention Center
Peoria, IL 61602
3 p.m. Minority AIDS Awareness Council

HIV/AIDS outreach & education
April 18 Teen Testing Day
Peer leadership workshop
Pizza Machine
Vinegar Hill Mall
107 W Cook St
Springfield, IL 62704
1 p.m.
to
4 p.m.
Springfield Urban League Workshop on peer leadership; HIV/STI screening; educational material distribution; health screening
April 19 Community Family Health Fair & Black & Brown Art Expo UIC Pavilion
525 S. Racine Ave.
Chicago, IL 60607
11 a.m.
to
4 p.m.
Metropolitan Area Group for Igniting Civilization /
Mexican Museum of Art
HIV rapid counseling, testing, referrals; health educational materials disseminated
April 20 1st Congregational Preparedness Initiative First Baptist Congregational
1613 W. Washington
Chicago, IL 60612
7 p.m.
to
9 p.m.
Broadcast Ministers Alliance How Can You Be More Prepared?
April 21 Spring Health Fair Bridgeview Bank Building
4753 N. Broadway 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60640
10 a.m.
to
1 p.m.
Asian Human Services HIV counseling, testing, and referral; health educational materials
April 21 HIV Testing & Awareness Event 1942 N. California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647
10 a.m.
to
2 p.m.
Healthcare Alternative Systems HIV counseling & testing; health education materials
April 21 HIV/AIDS Workshop St. Hyacinth's School
900 11th St.
LaSalle, IL
6 p.m.
to
8 p.m.
Illinois Migrant Council HIV/AIDS education & prevention workshop
April 21 HIV Testing & Info University of Illinois
Quad (Green St. and Matthew Ave.)
Urbana-Champaign, IL 61820
10 a.m.
to
1 p.m.
Champaign-Urbana Public Health District HIV counseling, testing, and health information
April 23 HIV/AIDS Education and Testing Breakthrough Urban Ministries
402 N. St. Louis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60624
9:30 a.m.
to
4:30 p.m.
Progressive Institute of Health Education and Training HIV/AIDS rapid counseling & testing
April 24 Prostate Cancer Education & Awareness St. Leonard's Ministries
2100 W. Warren Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60612
9:30 a.m.
to
11:30 a.m.
Progressive Institute of Health Education and Training Prostate cancer awareness video presentation
April 25 Health Fair St. Paul Lutheran Church
5650 N. Canfield Ave.
Chicago, IL 60631
11 a.m.
to
1 p.m.
Progressive Institute of Health Education and Training HIV/AIDS, prostate, breast, & cervical cancer educational materials
April 25 Latina Health Festival Prisco Community Center
120 West Illinois Ave.
Aurora, IL 60506
8 a.m.
to
2:30 p.m.
Renz Addiction Counseling Center
And
Family Focus
Workshops and exhibits

Health screenings; breast & cervical cancer educational materials
April 25 Prostate Screening Event Circle K Gas Station
1101 N. Prospet Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820
11 a.m.
to
6 p.m.
Youth With A Positive Direction PSA Testing
April 26 Communities of Color Health Fair Main Street Church of the Living God
2000 N. Main St.
Decatur, IL 62526
3 p.m.
to
5 p.m.
Youth With A Positive Direction HIV counseling & testing; other health screening services
April 30 Take Charge Get Screened Cathedral of Worship Church
215 N. 25th St.
Quincy, IL 62301
7 p.m.
to
9 p.m.
E.L. Warren Ministries International Breast & Cervical Cancer education, screenings & referrals
April 30 HIV/AIDS Workshop St. Paul's Lutheran Church
509 East Broadway St.
Streator, IL 61364
6 p.m.
to
8 p.m.
Illinois Migrant Council HIV/AIDS education & prevention workshops


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