Support Groups

JCFS Chicago offers a full calendar of events, trainings, lectures and presentations, support groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs each month.

From education, information, and support to social opportunities and volunteering, there’s always a lot going on. Check our calendar often to see what new events have been added.

For more information, please contact the individual whose name is listed with an event on our calendar, or call 855.275.5237 (855.ASK.JCFS).

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
United States

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Support Groups
Mollie Reed
773.765.3100
Support Groups

6:30-8pm

Support Groups

This six-week group is for those who have lost a parent or a sibling over the past two years. Topics will include what to expect from your grief, role changes, getting support, coping skills and a discussion on developing your loved one’s legacy.

The series costs $120, which is adjustable based on need.

Register Today. Registration is required to attend this series.

Support Groups

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

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Support Groups
Elizabeth Cohen
847.745.5404
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
United States

View Map
Support Groups
Mollie Reed
773.765.3100
Support Groups

6:30-8pm

Support Groups

This six-week group is for those who have lost a parent or a sibling over the past two years. Topics will include what to expect from your grief, role changes, getting support, coping skills and a discussion on developing your loved one’s legacy.

The series costs $120, which is adjustable based on need.

Register Today. Registration is required to attend this series.

Support Groups

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

View Map
Support Groups
Elizabeth Cohen
847.745.5404
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
United States

View Map
Support Groups
Mollie Reed
773.765.3100
Support Groups

6:30-8:30pm

Support Groups

For those who are grieving the death of their spouse or partner within the past two years. This free group meets on Mondays for 8 weeks beginning March 4th. It will focus on the issues facing younger spouses including taking on new roles, self-care, coping skills, parenting and getting support. Dinner provided before the group. Childcare is available. Registration is required. This event is co-sponsored by the Lauri S. Bauer Foundation for Sudden Loss and The Jewish Healing Network of Chicago.

Support Groups

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Dr.
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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Support Groups
Elizabeth Cohen
847.745.5404
Support Groups

6:30-8pm

Support Groups

This six-week group is for those who have lost a parent or a sibling over the past two years. Topics will include what to expect from your grief, role changes, getting support, coping skills and a discussion on developing your loved one’s legacy.

The series costs $120, which is adjustable based on need.

Register Today. Registration is required to attend this series.

Support Groups

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

View Map
Support Groups
Elizabeth Cohen
847.745.5404
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
United States

View Map
Support Groups
Mollie Reed
773.765.3100
Support Groups

6:30-8:30pm

Support Groups

For those who are grieving the death of their spouse or partner within the past two years. This free group meets on Mondays for 8 weeks beginning March 4th. It will focus on the issues facing younger spouses including taking on new roles, self-care, coping skills, parenting and getting support. Dinner provided before the group. Childcare is available. Registration is required. This event is co-sponsored by the Lauri S. Bauer Foundation for Sudden Loss and The Jewish Healing Network of Chicago.

Support Groups

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Dr.
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

View Map
Support Groups
Elizabeth Cohen
847.745.5404
Support Groups

6:30-8pm

Support Groups

This six-week group is for those who have lost a parent or a sibling over the past two years. Topics will include what to expect from your grief, role changes, getting support, coping skills and a discussion on developing your loved one’s legacy.

The series costs $120, which is adjustable based on need.

Register Today. Registration is required to attend this series.

Support Groups

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

View Map
Support Groups
Elizabeth Cohen
847.745.5404