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New Family House getting finishing touches

Peoria Journal Star, May 9, 2011
Family House will host public open houses. Read more

Family House Groundbreaking Ceremony

Family House is building a New Home Away from Home for Patients’ Families

PEORIA, IL, APRIL 26, 2010 – Family House will be breaking ground on April 28, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. at the site of the new home away from home for hospital patients’ families near the intersection of Prospect Road and Nebraska Avenue in Peoria, Illinois. Read more.


“Home Away from Home”

If the walls of Family House could talk, they’d share the stories of thousands of guest who have laughed, prayed, cried and grieved during a stay at their “home away from home.” Read more

“Two journeys … one destination”

My introduction to Family House came quite literally out of thin air. It was June 30, 1999. After several days in Colorado’s breathtaking high country, our family was to spend the night in Colorado Springs before flying back to Peoria the next day. My wife’s heart attack that evening changed everything. Read more

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