The Parish Nurses (Congregational Nurses) promotes the whole person approach to health by promoting the balance of Mind - Body - Spirit to achieve the highest levels of wellness by integrating the practice of faith with the practice of nursing.
Each Parish Nurse develops their ministry to meet the needs of the faith community in which they serve. A Parish Nurse's activities may include, but are not limited to the following areas: Integrator of Faith and Health, Health Educator, Personal Health Counselor, Referral Agent, Health Advocate, Developer of Support Groups. Parish Nurses are active in Kankakee, Bradley, Bourbonnais, Crescent city, Herscher, Irwin, Momence, Manteno, Peotone, St. Anne, Wichert, and Wilmington at this time. We are growing and will continue to develop Parish Nurse Ministries in many locations.
Promotes and motivates healthy behaviors in the faith communities; strives to achieve higher levels of wellness through the integration of faith and nursing.
Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901