Be proactive about your health. We provide screenings, referrals, health navigation, interpretation, and transportation. Our training topics include cancer, cardiovascular disease, nutrition, osteoporosis and sexually transmitted infections. We also host several annual health events that are free to the community.

Health Trainings

Cancer

Did you know that the best prevention is early detection?

Join us as we discuss risk factors, symptoms and the importance of age appropriate screenings. Each workshop covers one cancer that affects the human population. Cancer workshops are held in English and Spanish. Please visit our calendar for an upcoming event.

Breast Cancer Awareness Workshops are held every Monday at 10:00AM and 4:00PM in English and Spanish.

Nutrition

Join us as we learn the relationship between health, diet, and diseases. Nutrition course offers an insight into eating nutritious and balanced meals. Our Nutrition workshop is offered in English and Spanish. Check our calendar for an upcoming event.

Osteoporosis

What are the risk factors? Can it be prevented?

Learn more at our Osteoporosis workshop and Free screening event. Our Osteoporosis workshop is offered in English and Spanish. Check our calendar for an upcoming event.

Cardiovascular Disease

Our Cardiovascular Disease workshop discusses risk factor control and lifestyle modification for the prevention of heart disease. Our workshop is offered in English and Spanish. Check our calendar for an upcoming event.

Sexually Transmitted Disease (including HIV)

Safe sex practices are as important as diet and exercise. Join us as we discuss sexually transmitted disease risk factors and treatments. The workshop is held in Spanish and English. Please visit our calendar for upcoming events.

 

For more information, contact:

Betzy Berganza
(847) 662-4247 ext. 175
betzy.berganza@ywcachicago.org