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.

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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Group & Workshop Schedule groups

Abortion Companion Training with CWHC and Mama Aicha

The February 8th, 2020 Abortion Companion Training is now full. Please, fill out a registration form to be place on the waitlist, and we'll be in touch regarding any openings!

Everyone loves someone who had an abortion.

CWHC, in collaboration with Mama Aicha, is now offering training on how to support someone seeking abortion care. This three-hour workshop will focus on providing emotional and physical support before, during, and after abortion care. This workshop is an explicitly reproductive justice-framed session and is rooted in values of intersectional feminism.

In addition to addressing tips for post-abortion care and support, this workshop will focus on anatomy, medication abortions, in-clinic abortions, the history of abortion care, and abortion laws.

This training will include
-Exploring Reproductive Justice, Abortion Care, and the Role of Abortion Companions
-Abortion Companion Techniques and Comfort Measures

Fee: we offer our workshops on a sliding scale, and no one is turned away based on ability to pay! Feel free to reach out with any questions!
The sliding scale for this workshop is from $100-$40. 

Questions? Contact Scout Bratt via email or at 773-935-6126 x230.


Nutrition Education & Intuitive Eating groups

Intuitive Eating Around the Holidays Workshop

The holidays can be a challenging time for our relationships with food and our body. Join Martha Burla, MPH, CHES - a certified intuitive eating counselor and health coach, to learn more about what Intuitive Eating is (and is not) and how you can incorporate intuitive eating tips into your life around the holiday season.

Intuitive Eating can help you heal your relationship with food and your body by supporting you as you challenge cultural pressures, learn to feel your hunger and fullness, and embrace gentle nutrition.

The workshop will focus on intuitive eating around the holidays and take place on Wednesday, December 4th from 6:30-7:30pm at Chicago Women's Health Center (1025 W Sunnyside Ave. Ste. 201).

The workshop is offered for a suggested donation of $20. You will be redirected to PayPal when you register for this workshop should you choose to make the suggested payment, 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 srg@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org.

Learn more about Nutrition Education and Intuitive Eating services at CWHC here.

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