The Center Center Agencies Community Services Our Community
Services and Events Calendar On-site Agencies

Smoking Cessation Classes offered regularly.

To schedule a class, contact Belkys Rode at or 219-397-6863 ext. 324.

Welcome to Healthy East Chicago
Health East Chicago is a center also known as HEC and it’s a multi-agency facility that provides an array of services to meet the needs of the East Chicago community.
The HEC facility was incorporated in 1997 as a not-for-profit, 501 C3 corporation. Our program is a result of collaboration and partnership between Healthy East Chicago, Inc., St. Catherine Hospital and the City of East Chicago. As of September 1st,  2004, HEC became a self-supporting entity.
With over 30,000 Square feet of facilities, HEC offers a variety of health and human services under one roof. HEC provides a number of monthly health education and screening programs sponsored by a variety of community agencies.  Other programs cover a wide range of subjects designed to help our community grow, share and learn. Program topics include:

• Aging
• AIDS and HIV Awareness
• Alcohol Awareness
• Allergy and Asthma
• Age-appropriate exercise programs
• Arthritis
• Breastfeeding
• Blood Disorders–Leukemia, Sickle Cell Anemia
• Cancer
• Child Abuse Prevention
• Diabetes
• Diet and Nutrition
• Immunization
• Mental Health
• New Mother Topics
• Safety for Children
• Safety for the Workplace
• Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Communities in Schools of Lake County
Community Care Network
East Chicago Health Dept
Foundations of East Chicago
HealthLinc Community Health Center
Healthy East Chicago, Inc.
Center News
We have meeting space available for rent. Please call (219) 397-6863 ext. 300 for more information.
Admin  |  Web Mail
Map to Center Contact Us by emailing Site Map