Interested in joining the National Health Corps?

We are now accepting applications for the 2018-19 program year. To learn more about becoming a member, click here!

Serving Chicago Communities

NHC Chicago members participate in monthly Saturday Service Projects, where they volunteer throughout the Chicagoland area.

Welcome to Chicago

Chicago's rich history of arts, culture, politics and community service is an exciting place to live, learn and serve. 

Meet the 2017-18 Corps!

NHC Chicago welcomes 20 more dedicated members this 2017-18 program year! Members come from all over the United States, including our very own Chicago, Illinois. Check out their bios here!

Getting Things Done in Chicago!

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

National Health Corps Chicago members joined City Year in a day of service for MLK Day at Curie Metropolitan High School.


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National Health Corps Chicago Blog

Member Avanthi Chatrathi reflects on her decision to apply to NHC Chicago last year, and how her term of service has affected her so far.
Date of Publication: 02/21/2018
Author: lydia.nelson
Health Educator Amanda Robinson shares how taking an active listening approach in the classroom has generated positive, open discussions about relationships and sexual health choices.
Date of Publication: 02/14/2018
Author: lydia.nelson
Health Educator Krysten Sessoms shares how her role at Erie West Town has helped her grow in unexpected ways.
Date of Publication: 02/06/2018
Author: lydia.nelson
Health Educator Mary Rosenwinkel shares her insights on health disparities in Chicago and its negative impact on asthma
Date of Publication: 01/31/2018
Author: lydia.nelson
Madeline McGovern writes about finding stress relief and community through knitting
Date of Publication: 01/25/2018
Author: lydia.nelson

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