Week of March 18, 2019

Date Event Location Contact
Support Groups

1:30-3pm

 

Please note: The Get Together will not meet on the following Monday afternoons: April 22; May 20 and May 27.

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
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

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Support Groups
Elizabeth Cohen
ElizabethCohen@JCFS.org
JVS Career & Employment

1-4pm

 

**PLEASE NOTE: Job Club training will be conducted at our Central Office and West Rogers Park locations.
Pick the location that's most convenient for you to attend.
**

Central Office
216 W. Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

INQUIRIES: 855.275.5237
RECEPTION: 312.357.4800

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

INQUIRIES: 855.275.5237
RECEPTION: 773.765.3100

 

JVS Career & Employment

JVS Career & Employment's Youth Employment Services program is hosting a Job Club to provide job skills training. There will be sessions on career exploration, workplace expectations, resume development, interviewing skills, and more. The goal is to help you build and practice the skills that are required in the workplace.

Join our Facebook group or contact Emma Flowers for more information.

 

 

JVS Career & Employment

216 W Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

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JVS Career & Employment
Emma Flowers
EmmaFlowers@JCFS.org
Jewish Community Programs

7-8:30pm

Jewish Community Programs

This event will feature the following speakers:

Dena Levy, Levy Law Solutions

Rabbi D'ror Chankin-Gould, Anshe Emet

Rabbi David Wolkenfeld, Anshe Sholom B'nai Israel

This event is open to the public. Attorneys receive 1.5 hours CLE Credit.

Advance registration is required.

Jewish Community Programs

Anshe Emet Synagogue
3751 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60613

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Jewish Community Programs
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

You can purchase your NSA Key Care in many of the participating stores during key card week.

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

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions. For a list of participating stores, please follow this link for a pdf.

Special Events
Special Events
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

You can purchase your NSA Key Care in many of the participating stores during key card week.

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

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions. For a list of participating stores, please follow this link for a pdf.

Special Events
Special Events
JVS Career & Employment

1-4pm

 

**PLEASE NOTE: Job Club training will be conducted at our Central Office and West Rogers Park locations.
Pick the location that's most convenient for you to attend.
**

Central Office
216 W. Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

INQUIRIES: 855.275.5237
RECEPTION: 312.357.4800

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

INQUIRIES: 855.275.5237
RECEPTION: 773.765.3100

 

JVS Career & Employment

JVS Career & Employment's Youth Employment Services program is hosting a Job Club to provide job skills training. There will be sessions on career exploration, workplace expectations, resume development, interviewing skills, and more. The goal is to help you build and practice the skills that are required in the workplace.

Join our Facebook group or contact Emma Flowers for more information.

 

 

JVS Career & Employment

216 W Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

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JVS Career & Employment
Emma Flowers
EmmaFlowers@JCFS.org
Jewish Community Programs

10:30am-12pm

Jewish Community Programs

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. This group is open to the public and costs $10 per session to attend. Contact for adjustable rates.

Please contact Marsha Raynes to register before joining the group.

Jewish Community Programs

Goldie Bachman Luftig Building
5150 Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077

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Jewish Community Programs
Marsha Raynes
MarshRaynes@JCFS.org
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

You can purchase your NSA Key Care in many of the participating stores during key card week.

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

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions. For a list of participating stores, please follow this link for a pdf.

Special Events
Special Events
JVS Career & Employment

1-4pm

 

**PLEASE NOTE: Job Club training will be conducted at our Central Office and West Rogers Park locations.
Pick the location that's most convenient for you to attend.
**

Central Office
216 W. Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

INQUIRIES: 855.275.5237
RECEPTION: 312.357.4800

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

INQUIRIES: 855.275.5237
RECEPTION: 773.765.3100

 

JVS Career & Employment

JVS Career & Employment's Youth Employment Services program is hosting a Job Club to provide job skills training. There will be sessions on career exploration, workplace expectations, resume development, interviewing skills, and more. The goal is to help you build and practice the skills that are required in the workplace.

Join our Facebook group or contact Emma Flowers for more information.

 

 

JVS Career & Employment

216 W Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

View Map
JVS Career & Employment
Emma Flowers
EmmaFlowers@JCFS.org
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

You can purchase your NSA Key Care in many of the participating stores during key card week.

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

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions. For a list of participating stores, please follow this link for a pdf.

Special Events
Special Events
Professional & Community Training

6-8 pm

Professional & Community Training

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!

This 12 week program meeting on Thursdays, from March 21 through June 6, 2019 will have a small class size, so space is limited. This event costs $300 for the 12 weeks of sessions. Participants will need to purchase a $9/month subscription to budgeting software. No prior financial knowledge needed.

Professional & Community Training

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

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Professional & Community Training
Sheryl Kosovski
SherylKosovski@JCFS.org
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

You can purchase your NSA Key Care in many of the participating stores during key card week.

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

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions. For a list of participating stores, please follow this link for a pdf.

Special Events
Special Events
Special Events
Special Events

Attention Shoppers! Receive a 20% discount on an unlimited number of purchases* of full-priced merchandise and services at over 100 retailers and vendors throughout Chicagoland.

You can purchase your NSA Key Care in many of the participating stores during key card week.

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

*Select vendors offer alternative discount amounts and/or specific restrictions. For a list of participating stores, please follow this link for a pdf.

Special Events
Special Events
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