Week of January 21, 2019

Date Event Location Contact
Support Groups

1:30-3pm

Support Groups

The Get Together is a group for parents, grandparents, caregivers and children ages newborn until the 5th birthday. The Get Together offers the following opportunities to families with young children:

Support Groups

Virgina Frank Child Development Center
6639 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645

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Support Groups
Mollie Reed
MollieReed@jcfs.org
Children & Adolescents

January 22 & 29 12:30-3:30 pm

January 23 & 30 4-5:30 pm

Children & Adolescents

Integrated Pediatric Therapies is excited to offer free developmental screenings for children, birth through elementary age. Screenings will take approximately 20 minutes. Families will be provided verbal feedback, along with recommendations that may include further testing or information about developmental milestones. All are welcome to attend these free screenings.

Screenings on Tuesday, January 22 and Tuesday, January 29 will be held at 135 N. Arlington Heights Road, Suite 104, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Children & Adolescents

135 N. Arlington Heights Road
Suite 104
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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Children & Adolescents
ipi@jcfs.org
Professional & Community Training

Registration: 8:45am
Program: 9am-12pm

Professional & Community Training

Throughout history spirituality and healing were vitally linked - from shamans to religious institutions that housed and supported the early hospitals. With the emphasis on scientific medicine in the 20th century, clinical practice moved away from spirituality and healing to treatment and cure. Recently, spurred by the needs and wishes of clients/patients themselves, medicine has begun to recognize what has been lost. At this session, the presenters will share current research, specific skills and spiritual sources with universal applications regarding the relationsh

Professional & Community Training

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

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Professional & Community Training
Betsy Lazerow
BetsyLazerow@jcfs.org
Children & Adolescents

January 22 & 29 12:30-3:30 pm

January 23 & 30 4-5:30 pm

Children & Adolescents

Integrated Pediatric Therapies is excited to offer free developmental screenings for children, birth through elementary age. Screenings will take approximately 20 minutes. Families will be provided verbal feedback, along with recommendations that may include further testing or information about developmental milestones. All are welcome to attend these free screenings.

Screenings on Tuesday, January 22 and Tuesday, January 29 will be held at 135 N. Arlington Heights Road, Suite 104, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Children & Adolescents

135 N. Arlington Heights Road
Suite 104
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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Children & Adolescents
ipi@jcfs.org
Jewish Community Programs

6-8pm

Jewish Community Programs

Recover from holiday spending and learn to take control of your money.

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

Register today! Classes start January 10.

Jewish Community Programs

Goldie Bachman Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Road
JVS Chicago
Skokie, IL 60077

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Jewish Community Programs
Sheryl Kosovski
SherylKosovski@jcfs.org
Children & Adolescents

2:30-5:30pm

Children & Adolescents

Sibshops offer brothers and sisters of children with a variety of special needs a place to meet other siblings in a relaxed, supportive, and recreational setting. They discuss their common joys and concerns, learn to handle sibling-specific “sticky situations” and have fun! For kids ages 6-12 years old. Teens are also welcome. Contact us for more information.

Sibshops are currently offered one Sunday afternoon each month in Northbrook. Teen Sibshops are offered as requested. 

Children & Adolescents

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Dr.
Suite 200
Northbrook, IL 60062

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Children & Adolescents
Tammy Besser, LCSW
TamaraBesser@jcfs.org