Events, Publications, and Resources

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COVID-19 Vaccine Dashboard

This dashboard provides information about Esperanza's vaccination efforts on the Southwest Side of Chicago. Please note that, at present, Esperanza continues to follow established guidelines for vaccination and is scheduling appointments for a) establi

Jun 29, 2020

Service Update for Esperanza Little Village & Marquette


In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Esperanza Health Centers is making some changes in service effective Wednesday, April 1st.

Mar 31, 2020

Census 2020


Completing the census is easy, safe, and important! When you don’t complete the census, your community loses money for schools, parks, clinics, hospitals, and other services that keep everyone safe and healthy.

Mar 10, 2020

Annual Report 2019: A Defining Year for Esperanza


Capping a trajectory of excellence and hope that began in 2004, Esperanza finally realized its long-awaited dream of opening a new health center in Brighton Park.

Mar 09, 2020

Esperanza Statement on Proposed Changes to Immigration Benefits Fee Structure


The Department of Homeland Security is attempting to dramatically increase immigration-related fees by as much as 83%, a move that would make it difficult for many people to adjust their status to become green card holders or naturalized citizens.

Dec 12, 2019

Statement from Latino Healthcare Leaders and Practitioners in Support of Mayor Lightfoot's Mental Health Plan


As Latino leaders and practitioners in healthcare in Chicago, we strongly support Mayor Lightfoot’s Framework for Mental Health Equity. It would extend services to our communities far more effectively than adding more City-run mental health clinics.

Nov 18, 2019

Annual Report 2018: Delivering Health, Delivering Hope


From the beginning, Esperanza’s mission has been to deliver health and hope to Chicago’s underserved communities.

Mar 20, 2019

The Proposed Public Charge Rule is Terrible Policy


The Trump Administration wants us to believe that its revised “public charge” rule, penalizing lawful immigrants for utilizing noncash benefits such as Medicaid, SNAP (fo

Nov 20, 2018

Immunizations for Babies


Make sure your little ones are protected by staying up to date on immunizations! This document contains the vaccine schedule for babies and below there is information on the diseases prevented by each vaccine.

May 31, 2018

NOW OPEN: Esperanza Brighton Park

At Esperanza, we believe every person has a right to high-quality and accessible health care.

But for thousands of people who live in Brighton Park, Gage Park, Back of the Yards and Archer Heights, access to quality care can be hard to come by.

Apr 16, 2018