Week of February 12, 2018

Date Event Location Contact
Children & Adolescents

4:00-5:00pm

Children & Adolescents

This co-ed social skills group is offered to children ages 6-10 who are experiencing difficulty in their social environment. The group provides a space for hands-on learning.

Some topics that have been addressed include perspective taking, frustration tolerance, effective communication, and managing peer teasing.

Fee: $240 for the group series, sliding fee scale available

Children & Adolescents

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

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Children & Adolescents
Alissa Rotblatt
alissarotblatt@jcfs.org
JVS Chicago

9am - 1pm

JVS Chicago

Job Club is held once a month for individuals seeking employment through JVS Chicago’s Youth Service Employment Program.

The 5-day group training consists of various topics to help job seekers become successful in their search. Whether you’re looking for your first job, are considering training or going back to school, or want to improve your employment situation, Job Club is the place to start! If you’re interested in getting a jump start on your job search, call 855-463-6587 to get more information.

JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago
Goldie Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
JVS Chicago
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Response Center
Support Groups

6:30-8pm

Response Center
Support Groups

Support for parents of teens

Each session will have a specific theme, as well as incorporate the needs of parents attending.

Join us in exploring these and other questions.

Response Center
Support Groups

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

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Response Center
Support Groups
Liz Ellis
elizabethellis@jcfs.org

1:30-3pm

Learn resume and cover letter best practices so you can begin constructing effective, branded, and focused documents that highlights your unique value. These customized resumes and targeted cover letters will leave the reader wanting more and help land interviews.

Seminar Fees:  
Career Moves Clients:  $10 per seminar
Non-Clients:  $20 per seminar

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

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Sydney Hochsprung
SydneyHochsprung@jcfs.org
JVS Chicago

9am - 1pm

JVS Chicago

Job Club is held once a month for individuals seeking employment through JVS Chicago’s Youth Service Employment Program.

The 5-day group training consists of various topics to help job seekers become successful in their search. Whether you’re looking for your first job, are considering training or going back to school, or want to improve your employment situation, Job Club is the place to start! If you’re interested in getting a jump start on your job search, call 855-463-6587 to get more information.

JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago
Goldie Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
JVS Chicago
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Jewish Community Programs

6:30-8pm

Jewish Community Programs

Legacy after Loss- For those who have experienced the death of a Parent or sibling over the last two years. Meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday  of the month.

A Drop in support group for those who have experienced the death of a parent or sibling over the last 2 years.

Fee: $10 a session (adjustable)

Jewish Community Programs

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

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Jewish Community Programs
Elizabeth Cohen
elizabethcohen@jcfs.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 seminar

UNCOVER YOUR FUTURE
The Cure for "I Don't Know What I Want to Do!"

JVS Chicago

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

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JVS Chicago
info@jvschicago.org
JVS Chicago

9am - 1pm

JVS Chicago

Job Club is held once a month for individuals seeking employment through JVS Chicago’s Youth Service Employment Program.

The 5-day group training consists of various topics to help job seekers become successful in their search. Whether you’re looking for your first job, are considering training or going back to school, or want to improve your employment situation, Job Club is the place to start! If you’re interested in getting a jump start on your job search, call 855-463-6587 to get more information.

JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago
Goldie Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
JVS Chicago
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Professional & Community Training

9:15am Registration

9:30am-12:30pm

Professional & Community Training

As the number of communities feeling the effect of opiate overdoses grows, mental health professionals are faced with how best to work with surviving family members. This session will provide an understanding of issues specific to bereavement when a loved one dies from drug overdose. The presenter will explain how to assess and treat such clients appropriately and compassionately. Small group exercises and case discussion will be integrated throughout the presentation.

Learning Objectives:

Professional & Community Training

Temple Beth-El
3610 Dundee Road
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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Professional & Community Training
Betsy Lazerow
BetsyLazerow@jcfs.org

Training for Professionals 3.0 CEUs

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Jewish Community Programs
JVS Chicago
Jewish Community Programs
JVS Chicago

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Is Pleased to Announce the Everett Kovler Scholarship Program

Through the generosity of the Kovler Family Foundation, two $10,000 scholarships will be awarded to Jewish high school seniors who enroll in a four-year undergraduate program in the fall of 2018. Each scholarship is renewable every year, contributing a total of $40,000 over the course of the four years of study.

The Kovler Scholarship eligibility requirements are:

Jewish Community Programs
JVS Chicago
Jewish Community Programs
JVS Chicago
Kovler Scholarship Administrator
jvskovler@jvschicago.org

Deadline March 1, 2018

JVS Chicago

9am - 1pm

JVS Chicago

Job Club is held once a month for individuals seeking employment through JVS Chicago’s Youth Service Employment Program.

The 5-day group training consists of various topics to help job seekers become successful in their search. Whether you’re looking for your first job, are considering training or going back to school, or want to improve your employment situation, Job Club is the place to start! If you’re interested in getting a jump start on your job search, call 855-463-6587 to get more information.

JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago
Goldie Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
JVS Chicago
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JVS Chicago

10am - Noon

**The Orientation scheduled for February 16, 2018 will meet from 2 - 4pm.**

JVS Chicago

Are you 16-24 years old and out of school? Are you looking for employment?

Come to orientation for JVS Chicago’s Youth Services Employment Program – learn more about what we can do to find you part- or full-time employment and how you can become successful in the job search!  Call 855-463-6587 for more info and to register. 

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JVS Chicago

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

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JVS Chicago
JVS Chicago
info@jvschicago.org
JVS Chicago

9am - 1pm

JVS Chicago

Job Club is held once a month for individuals seeking employment through JVS Chicago’s Youth Service Employment Program.

The 5-day group training consists of various topics to help job seekers become successful in their search. Whether you’re looking for your first job, are considering training or going back to school, or want to improve your employment situation, Job Club is the place to start! If you’re interested in getting a jump start on your job search, call 855-463-6587 to get more information.

JVS Chicago

JVS Chicago
Goldie Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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JVS Chicago
JVS Chicago
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Jewish Community Programs

3pm

Jewish Community Programs

Let's bring the park indoors and enjoy basketball and other activities in the gym. Meet and socialize with other families! Get ready for Purim with holiday themed activities.

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Jewish Community Programs

Anshe Emet Synagogue
3751 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60613
United States

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Jewish Community Programs
Marsha Raynes
marsharaynes@jcfs.org