FHN/Physicians Immediate Care is still here for your urgent care needs

FastCare is closed, but FHN is still here for your urgent care needs in Freeport from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

FHN Initiatives

Half of all lifetime mental health conditions begin by age 14 and 75% by age 24. Early intervention programs can help. Learn more about Generation Rx and National Prevention Week, funded in whole or in part by the Illinois Department of Human Services.

I Spy ... Lots of Fun Ahead!

Join in the fun as FHN gets ready for this year's Casino Royale Gala! We have activities and contests all year leading up to the big night. This year's Gala will help fund a new behavioral health stabilization project through FHN Family Counseling.

May 25th

Safe Sitter® Essentials

This is a 1-day class designed to prepare students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they're home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. The Instructor-led class is filled with fun games and role-playing exercises.

Safe Sitter Essentials
July 20th

FHN Healthy Heart Hustle 5K

Join us to give your heart a run and raise money to support the FHN Cardiopulmonary Department. The race will start and finish from the FHN Burchard Hills Clinic with most of the course running along the walking path behind and south of the clinic.

FHN Healthy Heart Hustle 5K
Classes & Events
MAY21 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Registration is required; for more information or to register call 815-599-6221.
MAY21 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m. Joseph's Pantry Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m.
Joseph's Pantry Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
MAY21 The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level
No charge; registration not required. For more information, call FHN Spiritual Care Coordinator Sean Huguenin at 815-599-6160.
MAY23 Memory Cafe, 1 – 3 p.m. SR Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Memory Cafe, 1 – 3 p.m.
SR Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
MAY23 Stop the Bleed, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Stop the Bleed, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level
Nationally-recognized program designed to teach non-medical people the importance of stopping hemorrhage in a trauma situation. Course is $25, which includes a Stop the Bleed kit (tourniquet, bleeding control supplies, gloves, and instructions). Open to the public; registration is required. For more information or to register, use our registration form, or you can call 815-599-6707 or email coil@fhn.org.
MAY23 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
MAY23 Exploring Healthcare Open House, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
Exploring Healthcare Open House, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills
Learn about the national worksite-based career exploration program for young adults ages 14 – 20. Explorers get hands-on experience and the opportunity to learn about a wide variety of healthcare careers. This informative open house is free to attend, and no registration is necessary. For more information, call 815-599-6890. (For more information on the Exploring program, visit www.exploring.org.)
MAY24 Talk - Vision Changes, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk - Vision Changes, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
MAY25 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.