Group & Workshop Schedule

Advanced registration and deposit are required for all groups and workshops; and the intake process for registration is group-specific. The contact person at CWHC will describe this process. We encourage you to discuss the fee with us if you cannot afford the full amount. People of all ages, races, sexual orientations, and gender identities are welcome. Groups are offered on an ongoing basis. Please call 773-935-6126 for more information.

Counseling Group: Emergence: A POC Support Group

This 10 week group is designed specifically to provide an affirming space for emerging adults of color (between 18 to 25) who identify as TGNCI and/or a woman. Participants will work with CWHC counselors Elinor and Mariana to build a community by sharing and honoring the unique experiences of each individual, incorporating various forms of creative expression, and creating or building upon a foundation for mental, physical, and sexual health and wellbeing.

Topics will be based upon the interests and experiences of participants, but might include: navigating mental health resources as a POC, trust-forming and boundary creation, building a chosen family, and more.

Group Details:

Time: Wednesdays from 4:30-6pm for 10 weeks, from September 19th – November 21st

Location: CWHC Meeting Room (1025 W Sunnyside Ave. Ste. 201 Chicago, IL 60640)

Fee/Sliding Scale: $5 suggested fee, but will slide down based on individual clients ability to access services. (Payment is not required at the time of registration. Group facilitators will contact participants to discuss payment options once they have registered.)

Space is limited and registration is required. Click here to register.
Please contact Elinor (el@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org) or Mariana (773-935-6126 ext. 306) with questions.

Alternative Insemination groups

Alternative Insemination (AI) Peer Support Group

Join CWHC for an ongoing, drop-in, peer-led Alternative Insemination (AI) support group on the fourth Tuesday of each month! 

Not only an opportunity for those interested in AI to talk with people who have experienced the process firsthand, the AI Peer Support Group offers the chance for those currently doing inseminations to share with and support others who are going through the same process.

Come to CWHC's meeting room, at 1025 W. Sunnyside, and meet other families who have had (or are expecting!) children through donor insemination.

Register at any time, but at least five days before a meeting. For more information, contact the Alternative Insemination Program at 773-935-6126 x223 or via email.

Donations will be accepted at the group. No minimum required. Please note: You will be redirected to PayPal when you register for this workshop, however you are NOT required to submit a payment in order to register. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 30 minutes of registering, please email ai@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org

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