You want to do what is best for your children. You know about the importance of car seats, baby gates and other ways to keep them safe. But did you know that one of the best ways to protect your children is to make sure they have all of their vaccinations? Continue reading
Today, one of Aunt Martha’s longest-tenured employees stepped into a new role at Chrysalis Consulting Group, a company that is owned by Aunt Martha’s. Warren Wood first came to Aunt Martha’s as a volunteer, and was officially hired in 1978.
Aunt Martha’s announces the launch of the Community Connections program, designed to coordinate access to: mental health counseling, psychiatry, substance abuse counseling and treatment; as well as crisis intervention, employment training and health care services for residents of Bremen Township. Continue reading
This Spring, the pediatric and obstetrical services that are currently provided at our Carpentersville Community Health Center are moving to a more convenient location at 511 Dundee Ave., East Dundee, IL 60118.
Aunt Martha’s Health Center will be sponsoring their annual Give Kids A Smile® event on Monday, February 15 at five clinic locations to provide an estimated 125 children with free dental services.
Aunt Martha’s and the Spanish Community Center have partnered to strengthen the coordination of health care and social services in Joliet. Since mid-December, staff from the Spanish Community Center have been spending a portion of their time on-site at Aunt Martha’s East Joliet Community Health Center, located at 1200 Eagle Street on the city’s East Side. Continue reading
The emotional and economic toll of having limited access to mental health and addiction support places a heavy burden on families and their communities.
This burden can be magnified in the treatment of youth in rural communities, where behavioral health support for them is generally less accessible.
To meet these challenges that impact the health of thousands of adolescents in east central Illinois, Aunt Martha’s Health Center has expanded its services to better serve Iroquois, Vermillion, Edgar and Clark counties.
Dr. Tamara Lim, pediatrician and Medical Director at Aunt Martha’s Health Center offers a Top 10 Safety Tips for Halloween every parent should know.
This October, Aunt Martha’s is proud to participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point.
The good news is that many women can survive breast cancer if it’s found and treated early. Continue reading