Week of August 14, 2017

Date Event Location Contact
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Purchase a personal Key Card for $75 and receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

Sponsored by our own North Shore Auxiliary, all proceeds go to JCFS.
 

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions

Special Events
Special Events
JVS Chicago

1pm

JVS Chicago

A combined, hands-on workshop where you will learn to navigate the website, construct your profile, and manage privacy and settings. Those with little LinkedIn experience will learn how to build their profile and those with more familiarity will learn how to optimize their profile. The workshop additionally describes how to navigate LinkedIn for what it is most useful for: including networking, researching companies, and applying for jobs.

JVS Chicago

216 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

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JVS Chicago
Sydney Hochsprung
sydneyhochsprung@jcfs.org
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Purchase a personal Key Card for $75 and receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

Sponsored by our own North Shore Auxiliary, all proceeds go to JCFS.
 

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions

Special Events
Special Events
Support Groups

10-11:30am

Support Groups

The loss of a spouse or partner can be life-changing, especially as you face the future without your loved one. Learn what to expect from your grief, learn coping skills, better understand role changes and how the loss impacts relationships.

This group is for those who are mourning the loss of their spouse or partner within the past year and a half.

 $120 for series (may be adjusted for financial need)

Support Groups

Congregation Beth Judea
Route 83 and Hilltop Road
Long Grove, IL 60201
United States

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Support Groups
Rosalie Greenberger, LCSW, at JCFS
rosaliegreenberger@jcfs.org
Response Center

TBD

Response Center

Wrap up the summer with a service project. We’ll meet at Response to prepare dinner for the Youth Empowerment Performance Project (YEPP). Then you’ll have a chance to deliver dinner and eat with the youth performers.

Response Center

JCFS Response Center
3033 W. Touhy Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Response Center
Sarah Casper
sarahcasper@jcfs.org
Jewish Community Programs

10:30am-Noon

Jewish Community Programs

Hand in Hand- For older adults who have experienced the death of a spouse or partner over the last two years.  Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month.

Fee: $10 session is adjustable

Jewish Community Programs

5150 Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Jewish Community Programs
Marsha Raynes
marsharaynes@jcfs.org
Support Groups

5:30-6:45pm

Support Groups

An ongoing support group for adults with disabilities that provides an opportunity to discuss current life challenges.

Topics could include:

Support Groups

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

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Support Groups
Emily Tegencamp
emilytegenkamp@jcfs.org
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Purchase a personal Key Card for $75 and receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

Sponsored by our own North Shore Auxiliary, all proceeds go to JCFS.
 

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions

Special Events
Special Events
JVS Chicago

1-2:30pm

JVS Chicago

C.O.R.E. is a required interactive 90 minute group session for all clients who have completed an intake through the JVS access number only.   If you have not done so, please call 855.INFO.JVS (855.463.6587) and speak to an intake counselor before attending C.O.R.E.

DO NOT BE LATE! Late arrivals for the C.O.R.E. group will be not be allowed in, no exceptions.

Times and dates for July through December 2017

JVS Chicago

5150 Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
Andrea LeVasseur
andrealevasseur@jvschicago.org
JVS Chicago

9:30am-12:30pm

 

JVS Chicago

When it comes to employment, if you are someone who:

  • is unclear about what career path to take
  • has just left a position and needs a change
  • is returning to the workforce and your former job no longer exists
  • wants to do something different, for different rewards

Join JVS Chicago Career Moves' successfully proven exploratory workshop

UNCOVER YOUR FUTURE

Facilitated by Roberta Glick, LCPC, NCC, JVS Chicago Career Counselor 

JVS Chicago

Skokie Office
5150 Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
Roberta Glick
robertaglick@jvschicago.org
Response Center

3:30-4:30pm

Response Center

"Green" art project and closing at Response Center!

Response Center

Response Center
3003 Touhy Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Response Center
Kelly Grover
kellygrover@jcfs.org
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Purchase a personal Key Card for $75 and receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

Sponsored by our own North Shore Auxiliary, all proceeds go to JCFS.
 

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions

Special Events
Special Events
JVS Chicago

9:30-11am

Cancelled CORE session dates: 09/21, 10/5, 10/12, 11/23

JVS Chicago

C.O.R.E. is a required interactive 90 minute group session for all clients who have completed an intake through the JVS access number only.   If you have not done so, please call 855.INFO.JVS (855.463.6587) and speak to an intake counselor before attending C.O.R.E.

DO NOT BE LATE! Late arrivals for the C.O.R.E. group will be not be allowed in, no exceptions.

Times and dates for July through December 2017

JVS Chicago

216 W. Jackson
Chicago, IL 60659
United States

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JVS Chicago
Andrea LeVasseur
andrealevasseur@jvschicago.org
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Purchase a personal Key Card for $75 and receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

Sponsored by our own North Shore Auxiliary, all proceeds go to JCFS.
 

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions

Special Events
Special Events
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Purchase a personal Key Card for $75 and receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

Sponsored by our own North Shore Auxiliary, all proceeds go to JCFS.
 

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions

Special Events
Special Events