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The NFL and Shedding a Light on Domestic Violence

NFL Football Domestic Violence
By Amy Rubin, Senior Director of Community Services   I love football.  I look forward to relaxing Sunday fall afternoons, to settling down on the couch in front of the television with a...

The 12 Steps of the Days of Awe

Rabbi Joe Ozarowski
By Rabbi Joe Ozarowski, Chaplain, Jewish Healing Network of Chicago   People actively working a Recovery Program already know the worth and power of the well-known 12 Steps.  But I have...

Life Transitions: Forgiveness, Family and the High Holidays

  “Community” is a popular word around the High Holidays. We think of repenting for our own transgressions but also reflect and pray around community-wide events that have happened over the...

Be an Informed Voter

Voter Registration Illinois
Because we care, we must vote!   As you are no doubt aware from all the radio and TV ads and robo calls now taking place, the next general election is Tuesday, November 4, 2014. In order to find...

Violence: How to Respond When It Feels Like It's Everywhere

Domestic Violence Awareness
By Eric Crabtree-Nelson, LCSW, Response   Violence.  It’s everywhere these days.  In fact, I would go so far as to say that we have a real violence problem here in the Chicago area....