HC Calendar

Healthy Congregations-related dates and events

Scroll down for archived events.

Thursday, April 22, 2021 noon – 1 p.m.
Cancer Connections
2021 Session 1: Late/Long Term Effects – How to Navigate Your Survivorship Journey
Cancer Connections is a program offered by the University of Kansas School of Medicine that provides free resources for cancer survivors who are working toward wellness after receiving a diagnosis of cancer. Cancer Connections gives survivors access to experts who can provide evidence-based information to help navigate the survivorship journey. Connections will be facilitating six, one-hour sessions, each devoted to a specific topic. This program is offered virtually, so participants can connect from their homes. To learn more or register, please visit Cancer Connections 2021

Thursday, April 29, 2021 noon – 1 p.m.
Cancer Connections
2021 Session 2: Chemobrain: Cancer and Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Changes
Cancer Connections is a program offered by the University of Kansas School of Medicine that provides free resources for cancer survivors who are working toward wellness after receiving a diagnosis of cancer. Cancer Connections gives survivors access to experts who can provide evidence-based information to help navigate the survivorship journey. Connections will be facilitating six, one-hour sessions, each devoted to a specific topic. This program is offered virtually, so participants can connect from their homes. To learn more or register, please visit Cancer Connections 2021

Saturday, May 1, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: new self-paced/reduced hours certification training.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

Thursday, May 6, 2021 noon – 1 p.m.
Cancer Connections
2021 Session 3: COVID, Cancer & Financial Toxicity
Cancer Connections is a program offered by the University of Kansas School of Medicine that provides free resources for cancer survivors who are working toward wellness after receiving a diagnosis of cancer. Cancer Connections gives survivors access to experts who can provide evidence-based information to help navigate the survivorship journey. Connections will be facilitating six, one-hour sessions, each devoted to a specific topic. This program is offered virtually, so participants can connect from their homes. To learn more or register, please visit Cancer Connections 2021

Thursday, May 13, 2021 noon – 1 p.m.
Cancer Connections
2021 Session 4: Sex and Intimacy After Cancer, part 1
Cancer Connections is a program offered by the University of Kansas School of Medicine that provides free resources for cancer survivors who are working toward wellness after receiving a diagnosis of cancer. Cancer Connections gives survivors access to experts who can provide evidence-based information to help navigate the survivorship journey. Connections will be facilitating six, one-hour sessions, each devoted to a specific topic. This program is offered virtually, so participants can connect from their homes. To learn more or register, please visit Cancer Connections 2021

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Healthy Congregations Group Share
Healthy Congregations Group Share Sessions provide time for Healthy Congregations teams to share what went well with past plans and projects, reflect on what has not gone well, and to collectively develop new and inspiring ideas. This month, the HC Group Share Session will be held on May 19th from 5-6 p.m. We hope the session will provide inspiration and support as you work to develop your annual renewal needs assessment, plans, and reports. Please RSVP here – we look forward to the conversation!

Thursday, May 20, 2021 noon – 1 p.m.
Cancer Connections
2021 Session 5: Sex and Intimacy After Cancer, part 2
Cancer Connections is a program offered by the University of Kansas School of Medicine that provides free resources for cancer survivors who are working toward wellness after receiving a diagnosis of cancer. Cancer Connections gives survivors access to experts who can provide evidence-based information to help navigate the survivorship journey. Connections will be facilitating six, one-hour sessions, each devoted to a specific topic. This program is offered virtually, so participants can connect from their homes. To learn more or register, please visit Cancer Connections 2021

Thursday, May 27, 2021 noon – 1 p.m.
Cancer Connections
2021 Session 6: Move Your Life – Physical Activity & Weight Management
Cancer Connections is a program offered by the University of Kansas School of Medicine that provides free resources for cancer survivors who are working toward wellness after receiving a diagnosis of cancer. Cancer Connections gives survivors access to experts who can provide evidence-based information to help navigate the survivorship journey. Connections will be facilitating six, one-hour sessions, each devoted to a specific topic. This program is offered virtually, so participants can connect from their homes. To learn more or register, please visit Cancer Connections 2021

Monday, June 7, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Monday, June 7, 2021 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

Saturday, June 12, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: new self-paced/reduced hours certification training.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Healthy Congregations Reports, Needs Assessments, and Plans due
For 2021, reports, needs assessments and workplans for participation and annual grant renewal are due June 30. Visit https://healthfund.org/hcteams to log in and complete your program forms.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 10 a.m. – noon & 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: current special grant opportunities including Summer Food Service Program.

Monday, September 13, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Monday, September 13, 2021 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

Thursday, October 14, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Thursday, October 14, 2021 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

Friday, November 12, 2021
Healthy Congregations Retreat / Intersections of Faith and Health Conference
Mark your calendars for Friday, November 12th and join us in Salina, KS for a combined 2021 Healthy Congregations Retreat / Intersections of Faith and Health Conference. This event is for anyone with an interest in congregational and community health, and will cover spiritual, mental, physical, and social health with information you can take home and use in your own church and community. You’ll leave recharged, filled with new ideas and renewed inspiration! Please check back for further updates.

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

Archived events:

December 14, 2020 10-11 a.m. & 4-6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
Virtual office hours are an opportunity for Healthy Congregations participants to share what they are doing, ask questions, and explore ideas live with Judy Johnston. To participate, join by computer via https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09 or by calling in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, the meeting ID is 583 809 810 and the password is 182661. Pre-registration is not necessary.

Monday, February 15, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: new self-paced/reduced hours certification training.

Monday, February 15, 2021 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: current special grant opportunities including Big Garden, Giving Grove, and Bike Share in a Box.

Monday, March 1, 2021
Big Garden Applications Due
For Healthy Congregations teams interested in participating in The Big Garden community gardening special grant opportunity, applications are due March 1.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 10 a.m. – noon & 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: current special grant opportunities including Summer Food Service Program.

Saturday, March 20, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Thursday, April 15, 2021 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Healthy Congregations Group Share
Healthy Congregations Group Share Sessions provide time for Healthy Congregations teams to share what went well with past plans and projects, reflect on what has not gone well, and to collectively develop new and inspiring ideas. This month, the HC Group Share Session will be held on April 15th from 5-6 p.m. We hope the session will provide inspiration and support as you work to develop your annual renewal needs assessment, plans, and reports. Please RSVP here – we look forward to the conversation!

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 10 a.m. – noon
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston
During office hours, Healthy Congregations team members can do initial or final certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get help with their programs, ask questions and explore ideas. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Virtual Office Hours with Judy Johnston and Health Fund staff
During office hours with Judy and Health Fund staff, Healthy Congregations team members can do certification training check-ins (~30 minutes), get program help and advice, and learn about special grant opportunities. Join the Zoom session via https://healthfund.org/hcofficehours or https://kusmw.zoom.us/j/583809810?pwd=OGFLdVZ6ZUs2OVo2MGN4V0ZSMG9WZz09, or call in at 1-669-900-6833. If needed, meeting ID is 583 809 810 / password 182661. Featured topic: TBD

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