Support Groups

Jewish Child & Family Services 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

10:30am-12:00pm

Support Groups

Hand in Hand: Drop-in Grief Support Group for Spouse/Partner Loss is for older adults who have experienced the death of a spouse of partner over the last two years. Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month. Please contact facilitator before joining the group.

$10 per session

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Support Groups

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

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Support Groups
Marsha Raynes, LCSW
847.745.5408
Support Groups

7-8:30pm

Support Groups

Are you recently bereaved? Please join others from the community for Nechama: A Workshop to Comfort the Bereaved. Taught by Rabbi D’ror Chankin- Gould and ElizabethSiegel Cohen, LCSW, FT, this event will feature special emphasis on dealing with the approaching High Holidays.

Support Groups

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

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Support Groups
Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW
847.745.5404
Support Groups

10:30am-12:00pm

Support Groups

Hand in Hand: Drop-in Grief Support Group for Spouse/Partner Loss is for older adults who have experienced the death of a spouse of partner over the last two years. Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month. Please contact facilitator before joining the group.

$10 per session

Download the flyer

 

Support Groups

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

View Map
Support Groups
Marsha Raynes, LCSW
847.745.5408
Support Groups

10:30am-12:00pm

Support Groups

Hand in Hand: Drop-in Grief Support Group for Spouse/Partner Loss is for older adults who have experienced the death of a spouse of partner over the last two years. Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month. Please contact facilitator before joining the group.

$10 per session

Download the flyer

 

Support Groups

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

View Map
Support Groups
Marsha Raynes, LCSW
847.745.5408
Support Groups

10:30am-Noon

Support Groups

The loss of a spouse or partner can be life-changing, especially as you face the "golden" years alone. Hand in Hand is a 6-week support group for those who have experienced the death of their spouse over the past year-and-a-half.

Learn what to expect from your grief and how to adapt to role changes, as well as learn coping skills, navigate relationships, and develop the new normal. For those with a loss over the past year-and-a-half.

Support Groups

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
United States

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Support Groups
Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW, FT
847.745.5404
Support Groups

10:30am-12:00pm

Support Groups

Hand in Hand: Drop-in Grief Support Group for Spouse/Partner Loss is for older adults who have experienced the death of a spouse of partner over the last two years. Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month. Please contact facilitator before joining the group.

$10 per session

Download the flyer

 

Support Groups

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

View Map
Support Groups
Marsha Raynes, LCSW
847.745.5408
Support Groups

10:30am-Noon

Support Groups

The loss of a spouse or partner can be life-changing, especially as you face the "golden" years alone. Hand in Hand is a 6-week support group for those who have experienced the death of their spouse over the past year-and-a-half.

Learn what to expect from your grief and how to adapt to role changes, as well as learn coping skills, navigate relationships, and develop the new normal. For those with a loss over the past year-and-a-half.

Support Groups

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
United States

View Map
Support Groups
Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW, FT
847.745.5404
Support Groups

10:30am-Noon

Support Groups

The loss of a spouse or partner can be life-changing, especially as you face the "golden" years alone. Hand in Hand is a 6-week support group for those who have experienced the death of their spouse over the past year-and-a-half.

Learn what to expect from your grief and how to adapt to role changes, as well as learn coping skills, navigate relationships, and develop the new normal. For those with a loss over the past year-and-a-half.

Support Groups

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
United States

View Map
Support Groups
Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW, FT
847.745.5404
Support Groups

10:30am-12:00pm

Support Groups

Hand in Hand: Drop-in Grief Support Group for Spouse/Partner Loss is for older adults who have experienced the death of a spouse of partner over the last two years. Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month. Please contact facilitator before joining the group.

$10 per session

Download the flyer

 

Support Groups

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

View Map
Support Groups
Marsha Raynes, LCSW
847.745.5408
Support Groups

10:30am-Noon

Support Groups

The loss of a spouse or partner can be life-changing, especially as you face the "golden" years alone. Hand in Hand is a 6-week support group for those who have experienced the death of their spouse over the past year-and-a-half.

Learn what to expect from your grief and how to adapt to role changes, as well as learn coping skills, navigate relationships, and develop the new normal. For those with a loss over the past year-and-a-half.

Support Groups

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
United States

View Map
Support Groups
Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW, FT
847.745.5404