For more information, call Missy Stiger
at 217-784-2667 on Monday, Wednesday or Friday.
When confronting a major illness, loss or major lifechange, knowing that you are
not alone is important.
Our cancer support group is open to individuals touched by any type of cancer. The
group is being formed to help give patients, survivors... [ Read More ]
For more information contact Cardiac Rehabilitation - 217.784.2667 Cardiac Rehabilitations is an educational/exercise program designed to help individuals with various forms of heart disease reduce risk factors and safely increase their exercise program. It consists of 3 phases: Phase 1 Phase I of Cardiac Rehabilitation is completed during your hospital stay. After Phase I, most patients... [ Read More ]
For more information contact:
Julie Bowen firstname.lastname@example.org or
Kristy Elder email@example.com by their emails.
We offer CPR and/or first aid training by certified American Heart Association instructors. Classes may be scheduled for groups or individuals.
For more information contact Eileen Woolums - 217.784.4093 The Diabetes Education/ Support Program is for people with diabetes and meets the 2nd Thursday of each month, except for January and December. It's purpose is to provide education on the nature of the disease, and monitoring and controlling the disease. The support group provides those with diabetes and their family members with an... [ Read More ]
For more information contact Nutrition
Services - 217.784.2630
Nutrition services provides a Registered Dietitian for medical nutrition assessment,
education and counseling. Available services include nutrition therapy for diabetes,
lipid management, weight management, weight loss management, GI disease, cancer,
osteoporosis, food... [ Read More ]
Phase 1 of the Paxton Community & Wellness Center, located at 711 E Pells street in Paxton, is now complete. The Paxton Community & Wellness Center is open Monday through Friday from 6am to 8pm & on Saturday from 8am to 1pm. Community Wellness Center has offers membership rates for individuals, families and seniors. For more information call the Paxton Community & Wellness... [ Read More ]
For more information contact Cardiopulmonary
Rehabilitation - 217.784.2667
Pulmonary Rehabilitation is an educational/exercise program designed to help individuals
with various forms of lung disease reduce risk factors, improve breathing techniques
and safely increase their exercise program.
It consists of 3 phases:... [ Read More ]
For more information contact GAHHS OB Dept or Karen Stevenson - 217.784.2510Safe Sitter® teaches adolescent babysitters how to handle crises, how to keep their charges secure, and how to nurture and guide a young child. In short, Safe Sitter® babysitters help children stay safe and sound while their parents are away. In the process, these 11-to 13-year-olds emerge as more confident,... [ Read More ]
For more information contact Sylvia
Day - 217.784.2607
Social services can provide you with information regarding end of life decisions,
advanced directives, nursing home placement, etc.
Gibson Are Hospital's Therapy Services offer a variety of rehabilitation options. These include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy.
Follow the link to go to our Therapy Services page.