Week of August 19, 2019

Date Event Location Contact
Children & Adolescents

3:30 - 5pm (see below for location information)

Children & Adolescents

Hinaynee is a twice a week therapy group during the summer months.

This group is designed for children who would benefit from therapeutic support around emotional regulation, struggles in social settings and difficulty navigating relationships.

Location information:

Elaine Kersten Children’s Center, 255 Revere Dr., Suite 200, Northbrook, IL 60062 on Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:30-5pm

Children & Adolescents
Children & Adolescents
Alissa Rotblatt
AlissaRotblatt@JCFS.org
Children & Adolescents

4:30-6pm

Children & Adolescents

Together children will practice breathing techniques and yoga that will naturally engage them in social interactions or help prepare them for social games throughout the session. Appropriate for children aged 4-7. This group will be led by a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) and an Occupational Therapist (OT).

Children & Adolescents

JCFS Chicago
Abe and Ida Cooper Center on the Esther Knapp Campus
6639 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645

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Children & Adolescents
Megan Kowalski
MeganKowalski@JCFS.org
Children & Adolescents

9-10:30am

Children & Adolescents

This group targets preschool readiness skills for children, 2-3 years old. This group will focus on participating in circle time and engaging in play-time activities that promote communication, early problem solving and following directions. Led by a Developmental Therapist.

Children can participate through Early Intervention or private pay/insurance. Register by contacting Megan Kowalski.

Children & Adolescents

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

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Children & Adolescents
Megan Kowalski
MeganKowalski@JCFS.org
Children & Adolescents

3:30 - 5pm (see below for location information)

Children & Adolescents

Hinaynee is a twice a week therapy group during the summer months.

This group is designed for children who would benefit from therapeutic support around emotional regulation, struggles in social settings and difficulty navigating relationships.

Location information:

Elaine Kersten Children’s Center, 255 Revere Dr., Suite 200, Northbrook, IL 60062 on Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:30-5pm

Children & Adolescents
Children & Adolescents
Alissa Rotblatt
AlissaRotblatt@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.  $10 per session; adjustable rates available.  Pre-registration is required.

 

Jewish Community Programs

Goldie Bachman Luftig Building
5150 Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077

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Jewish Community Programs
Marsha Raynes
MarshaRaynes@JCFS.org
Children & Adolescents

3:30 - 5pm (see below for location information)

Children & Adolescents

Hinaynee is a twice a week therapy group during the summer months.

This group is designed for children who would benefit from therapeutic support around emotional regulation, struggles in social settings and difficulty navigating relationships.

Location information:

Elaine Kersten Children’s Center, 255 Revere Dr., Suite 200, Northbrook, IL 60062 on Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:30-5pm

Children & Adolescents
Children & Adolescents
Alissa Rotblatt
AlissaRotblatt@JCFS.org
Children & Adolescents

9-10:30am

Children & Adolescents

This group, for children 2-3 years of age, will focus on participating in circle time and engaging in play-time activities that promote communication, early problem solving and following directions. This group is playful and fun, often focusing on a particular theme to enhance vocabulary development and to increase a child’s opportunity to use language within a group setting. Children can practice the social rules of communication such as turn-taking, gestures and body language. Led by Speech-Language Pathologist Allison Liwanag.

Children & Adolescents

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

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Children & Adolescents
Megan Kowalski
MeganKowalski@JCFS.org
HIAS Immigration & Citizenship

7-8:30pm

HIAS Immigration & Citizenship

Need additional help preparing for your citizenship test? Join us for one-to-one practice interviews. Register online for this free event.

For over 100 years, HIAS has provided affordable, comprehensive immigration and citizenship services accredited by the U.S. Department of Justice. For more information, call 312.357.4666 or visit HIASChicago.org.

HIAS Immigration & Citizenship

Arlington Heights Memorial Library
500 N. Dunton Ave.
2nd floor
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

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HIAS Immigration & Citizenship
Children & Adolescents

3:30 - 5pm (see below for location information)

Children & Adolescents

Hinaynee is a twice a week therapy group during the summer months.

This group is designed for children who would benefit from therapeutic support around emotional regulation, struggles in social settings and difficulty navigating relationships.

Location information:

Elaine Kersten Children’s Center, 255 Revere Dr., Suite 200, Northbrook, IL 60062 on Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:30-5pm

Children & Adolescents
Children & Adolescents
Alissa Rotblatt
AlissaRotblatt@JCFS.org
Counseling & Psychological Services

10:30am-12pm

Counseling & Psychological Services

Adult Connect, a ten-week relational therapy group for adults aged 50+, focuses on navigating relationships and managing mental health symptoms that get in the way of daily life.

This group provides a supportive space to meet new people, learn to manage challenges in relationships, build confidence in social engagement, and learn from others who have experienced similar struggles. Each session costs $35 per session. Adult Connect Therapy Group is covered by Medicaid, Medicare, and some health insurance plans.

Counseling & Psychological Services

Goldie Bachman Luftig Building
5150 Golf road
Skokie, IL 60077

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Counseling & Psychological Services
Shira Glogower
ShiraGlogower@jcfs.org