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Local events

 

Learn more about our events happening near you.

Fitness and Wellness        

March 2, 2024

2 PM – 4 PM

2930 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60616

 

Aetna Benefit Day  

March 4. 2024

10AM – 1 PM

906 Hart Rd., Round Lake, IL 60073

 

Helping Hands        

March 5, 2024

9 AM – 11 AM

219 West Main Street, Staunton, IL 62088

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 6, 2024

11 AM – 1 PM

128 N County St., Waukegan, IL 60085

 

Community Health & Resource Fair      

March 6, 2024

12 PM – 2 PM           

9525 S Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60628

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 6, 2024

2 PM – 4 PM

3001 Washington St., Waukegan, IL 60085

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 6, 2024        

2 PM – 5 PM

542 W Dundee Rd., Wheeling, IL 60090

 

Essentials Giveaway

March 7, 2024

9 AM – 11 AM

360 East Marietta Street, Decatur, IL 62521

 

Thursday's Socialization Early Head Start        

March 7, 2024

12 PM – 2 PM

13107 S. Ingleside, Chicago, IL 60827

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 8, 2024

10 AM – 12 PM

215 S. 5th Street, Vandalia, IL 62471

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 8, 2024

12 PM – 2:30 PM

906 Hart Rd., Round Lake, IL 60073

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 8, 2024

10 AM – 12:30 PM

3517 W. Arthington St., Chicago, IL 60624

 

Standing Together for Cancer Awareness

March 9, 2024

12 PM – 4 PM       

2226 East 71st St., Chicago, IL 60649

 

Fitness and Wellness        

March 9, 2024

2 PM – 4 PM

2930 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60616

 

Health is Wealth with Senator Hunter

March 9, 2024

10 AM – 2 PM        

3901 S. State St., Chicago, IL 60609

 

Community Connections

March 12, 2024

8:30 AM – 10:30 AM

408 North 4th Street, Springfield, IL 62702

 

Laundry & Literacy

March 12, 2024

10 AM– 12 PM

1400 S. Banker St., Effingham, IL 62401

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 12, 2024

11 AM – 1 PM

1022 W. Main St., Salem, IL 62881

 

Health & Services – Health Clinics

March 13, 2024       

10 AM – 1 PM

912 8th Street, Waukegan IL, 60064

 

Health & Resource Fair

March 13, 2024

12:30 PM – 3 PM

821 N. Hamlin, Chicago, IL 60651

 

Reaching Rural Veterans

March 14, 2024

12 PM – 2 PM

304 S. West St., Shumway, IL 62461

 

C.E.F.S Fayette County Outreach

March 14, 2024

1 PM – 4 PM 

517 West Gallatin Street, Vandalia, IL 62471

 

Health & Services – Health Clinics

March 14, 2024

2 PM – 5 PM ​​​

333 Tenske Blvd., Park City, IL 60085

 

Hip Hop in Heels    

March 14, 2024 

6 PM – 7 PM

3501 West 26th St., Chicago, IL 60623

 

Fitness and Wellness 

March 14, 2024

11:30 AM – 1 PM

5401 South Wentworth Ave., Chicago, IL 60616

 

Steppers Event

March 15, 2024

5 PM – 9 PM

1150 North Lamon Ave., Chicago, IL 60651

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 15, 2024

10 AM – 12:30 PM

3850 Ogden Ave. St., Chicago, IL 60623

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 15, 2024

2 PM – 4 PM

200 W Lake St., Addison, IL 60101

 

Indoor Farmers Market

March 16, 2024

11 AM – 3 PM

4459 South Marshfield Ave., Chicago, IL 60609

 

Laundry and Literacy Day

March 16, 2024

3 PM – 5 PM

4301 W. State St., Rockford, IL 61102

 

Route History Community Health and Wellness Series

March 16, 2024

11 AM – 1 PM

1405 East Monroe Street, Springfield, IL 62703

 

Fitness and Wellness 

March 17, 2024

3 PM – 5 PM

5401 South Wentworth Ave., Chicago, IL 60616

 

Pop-Up Farmer's Market

March 17, 2024

1 PM – 3 PM 

2235 S. Albany Avenue, Chicago, IL 60623

 

National Kidney Foundation

March 19, 2024

10 AM – 2 PM 

​​912 8th Street, Waukegan, IL 60064

 

Resource Fair

March 19, 2024

10 AM – 1 PM

4141 11th St., Moline, IL 61265

 

Community Health & Resource Fair

March 20, 2024

12 PM – 2 PM

9525 S Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60628

 

The Gathering

March 20, 2024

9 AM – 12 PM

3860 W. Ogden Ave., Chicago, IL 60623

 

Reaching Rural Veterans

March 20, 2024

12 PM – 2 PM

304 S. West St., Shumway, IL 62461

 

Essentials Giveaway

March 21, 2024

9 AM – 11 AM 

360 East Marietta Street, Decatur, IL 62521

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 21, 2024

1 PM – 3 PM 

3001 Washington St., Waukegan IL, 60085

 

Autism & Developmental Difference Expo

March 21, 2024

10 AM – 1 PM

1900 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60623

 

Women's History Month Health and Wellness Fair

March 23, 2024

9 AM – 12 PM

601 North 4th Street, Springfield, IL 62072

 

Asian Health Screening

March 23, 2024

8 AM – 12 PM 

230 West Cermak Road, Chicago, IL 60616

 

Spring Groceries Giveaway

March 23, 2024

10 AM – 2 PM

8560 A. Cottage Grove Ave., Chicago, IL 60619

 

Aetna Benefit Day

March 25, 2024

10 AM – 1 PM

320 East Central Avenue, Decatur, IL 62521

 

Redetermination Day

March 25, 2024

10 AM – 6 PM

3750 W Ogden Ave, Chicago, IL 60623

 

Lucero Colorectal Cancer Awareness  

March 26, 2024

11 AM – 2 PM

3039 E. 91st, Chicago, IL 60617

 

75th St Foods Market

March 28, 2024

3 PM – 5 PM

703 E. 75th St., Chicago, IL 60619

 

Hip Hop in Heels

March 28, 2024      

6 PM – 7 PM

3501 West 26th St., Chicago, IL 60623

 

Laundry and Literacy Day        

March 28, 2024

10 AM – 12 PM

1400 S. Banker St., Effingham, IL 62401

 

Laundry & Literacy Day

March 29, 2024

11 AM – 1 PM  

2053 E. 95th St., Chicago, IL 60617 

 

Laundry and Literacy Day

March 29, 2024

2 PM – 4 PM

232 W. Lake St, Addison, IL 60101

 

Laundry & Literacy Day

March 30, 2024

10 AM – 12 PM 

801 South Grand Avenue East, Springfield, IL 62703

 

Empower Excellence Expo

March 30, 2024

12 PM – 4 PM

1000 Eastport Plaza Dr., Collinsville, IL 62234

Important updates


Here, you'll find the latest member news, bulletins and resources.

Aetna Better Health of Illinois hosts Community Health Councils to promote health equity and social impact (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois introduces new benefits to eliminate health disparities (PDF) 

 

Aetna helps treat childhood vision disorders with $75,000 donation to Plano Child Development Center (PDF)

 

Aetna grants $100,000 to Bright Star Community Outreach to strengthen educational services in Chicago (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois injects over $235,000 to support urban farming in the Chicagoland area (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois helps foster friendship and leadership by providing $25,000 to Best Buddies (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois receives NCQA Health Equity Accreditation (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois hosts Pamper Me Pink community events during Breast Cancer Awareness Month (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois to provide free Laundry and Literacy Days to Illinois residents (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois kicks off 2022 back-to-school efforts (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois to develop community gardens across the state (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois Introduces New Lifestyle Benefits to Tackle Health Disparities (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois to Provide Free Laundry & Literacy Days to Illinois Residents (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois and Community Health Care Inc. partner to tackle mental health (PDF)

 

Sinai Chicago and  Aetna Better Health Empowers Women Through Health Education (PDF)

 

Aetna Better Health of Illinois Donates Refrigerators and Freezers to 30 Local Food Pantries (PDF)

 

Loyola Medicine And Aetna Better Health of Illinois Team Up To Improve Maternal Health (PDF)

 

Keep Your Fitness Resolution with Help from Aetna Better Health of Illinois (PDF)

 

AMITA Health and Aetna Better Health Collaboration Strengthens Supportive Housing Program (PDF)

 

IlliniCare Health Rebrands to Aetna Better Health of Illinois (PDF)

 

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Family Leadership Council

 

Your path to better health includes telling us how we can improve, so join us for this event.

 

Webinar schedule

You're invited to be an advocate for your family and community by joining the Family Leadership Council on these dates:

 

Thursday, April 18, 2024

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Thursday, August 8, 2024

Thursday, October 17, 2024

Thursday, December 19, 2024

 

Please join by calling the toll free number below and entering in the access code.

 

Call in: +1-860-785-4641 US (Chicago)

Phone Conference ID: 365 229 982#

 

Computer: Join on the web

Meeting ID: 270 575 435 405


Passcode: CJWUMq 

 

 

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