Calendar

May

May 16, 2016 - June 6, 2016
Mondays,
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

For younger spouse or partner loss during the past 18 months. We will focus on the issues facing younger spouses including parenting, self-care, coping skills and social support. A pizza dinner is served at 6:30 pm for families; childcare is...

May 17, 2016 - June 21, 2016
Tuesdays,
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Mourning the death of a spouse can present many challenges.  Learn what to expect from your grief, seek and give encouragement, learn coping skills, and adapt to changing relationships.

Wisdom for Parenting Girls in Grades 3-5
May 17, 2016 - June 7, 2016
Tuesday mornings,
10:00 am - 11:30 am

A 4-session monthly book group for parents, using The Gift of Failure, etc...

May 17, 2016 - December 21, 2016
3rd Wednesday of the month,
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Emotional support, information and coping strategies for  caregivers of those with Parkinsons

May 18, 2016 - December 28, 2016
Wednesdays,
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

For older adults who have lost a loved one.

A 4-session group
May 19, 2016 - June 2, 2016
Thursdays,
9:00 am - 10:30 am

Families who have a family member who is coping with mental illness face many challenges. During this four week group, participants can support one another as they discuss challenges and accomplishments.

June

Fifteenth Annual Community Conference
June 5, 2016
Sunday,
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Join the Naomi Ruth Cohen Institute Community Conference, “Mental Health: Why Does It Matter” A Compassionate Community Responds. The conference is designed to inform, teach and learn more about the most vulnerable in our society and how each of us can help.

June 5, 2016
Sunday,
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Chicago Jewish Festival is scheduled for Sunday, June 5, 2016 and once again will be held at St. Paul Woods from 11am to 6pm at St. Paul Woods, Oakton (8000 N) and Lehigh (6500 W) in Morton Grove. The rain location is a few blocks east at Niles West HS, 5701 W...

June 14, 2016 - December 13, 2016
Second Tuesday of the Month,
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Emotional support, information and coping strategies for  caregivers of those with Alzeimer’s

June 14, 2016 - December 13, 2016
2nd Tuesday of the Month,
3:15 pm - 4:30 pm
Emotional support, information and coping strategies for all caregivers. Led by Dina Danieli, M.S.W.