Week of May 21, 2018

Date Event Location Contact
Support Groups

5:15-6:15pm

Support Groups

Would your child benefit from support navigating relationships?
Does your child struggle to manage difficulties with friendships and social situations?

Support Groups

Joy Faith Knapp Children's Center
3145 W. Pratt Blvd
Chicago, IL 60647
United States

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Support Groups
Alissa Rotblatt, LCSW
AlissaRotblatt@jcfs.org
JVS Chicago

9:30-11:00am

JVS Chicago

In this combined overview seminar, you will learn the key skills to professional interactions – in-person and via phone, Skype, or email. You will learn and practice networking techniques that expand your job search capabilities including how to develop "elevator speeches" and how to design handbills. You will also gain the knowledge and confidence necessary to enter an interview fully prepared, dressed appropriately and ready to engage in an effective conversation with the interviewer.

JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago
5150 Golf road
Goldie Bachman Luftig Building
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
Chelsea Sammarco
ChelseaSammarco@jvschicago.org
JVS Chicago

7 - 8:30pm

 

JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago's Career Moves presents Google Drive Overview Seminar Series: Google Drive and Calendar, Google Docs, and Google Sheets and Slides!

Please join JVS Chicago in welcoming Barry Balik, former Principal Programmer Analyst, City of Chicago Department of Innovation and Technology, who will be leading these seminars:

JVS Chicago

JCFS
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
Sandra Saltzman
SandraSaltzman@jvschicago.org
Children & Adolescents

4:30 - 6pm

Children & Adolescents

The Virginia Frank Child Development Center presents Girls Expressive Art Therapy Group

Ages: 6-9 years-old

Children & Adolescents

JCFS
Abe and Ida Cooper Center
6639 N. Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Children & Adolescents
Duman Entrepreneurship Center

8:30am-1:30pm

Duman Entrepreneurship Center

The Duman Entrepreneurship Center is partnering with Oakton Community College in Skokie to help local small business owners take their business to the next level. Join us to discuss your startup idea or growing business.

This event is FREE for Skokie area startups and established businesses.

Duman Entrepreneurship Center

Oakton Community College
7701 North Lincoln Avenue
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Duman Entrepreneurship Center
bprojans@oakton.edu
JVS Chicago

10am - Noon

JVS Chicago

Are you 16 - 24 years-old? Are you looking for a summer job?

If you are a recent graduate or no longer attending school, JVS can help you find employment and/or training programs to reach your employment goals! Come to Employment Orientation for Youth to learn more. Call 855.463.6587 for more information and to register.

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JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago
216 West Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

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JVS Chicago
JVS Chicago

Thursdays, 6-8pm

JVS Chicago

Register Now for Take Control of Your Money:12 Weeks to Financial Peace of Mind. Classes start April 26, 2018. 

  • Stop Overspending
  • Get and Stay Out of Debt
  • Save for Unexpected Expenses
  • Understand Your Financial Behavior
  • Become Confident in Your Ability to Manage Your Money!

Small class size, space is limited. Participants will need to purchase a $9/month subscription to budgeting software. No prior financial knowledge needed.

JVS Chicago

JCFS
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 W. Gold Road
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
Sheryl Kosovski
SherylKosovski@jcfs.org
Camps & Social Recreation
Camps & Social Recreation

Relax with your loved ones, mingle with other families, and enjoy the outdoors on 181 acres of Illinois countryside at Camp Henry Horner/Camp Red Leaf in Ingleside, IL. Glick Family Camp is for children diagnosed with developmental disabilities and their families. Camp staff will lead children in a variety of creative, stimulating, and fun activities. A JCFS staff member is assigned to each family for the weekend.

Camps & Social Recreation

Camp Henry Horner/Camp Red Leaf
26710 W Nippersink Rd
Ingleside, IL 60041
United States

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Camps & Social Recreation
Emily Tegenkamp
EmilyTegenkamp@jcfs.org