Week of August 26, 2019

Date Event Location Contact
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
Jewish Community Programs

7-8:30pm

Jewish Community Programs

Please join us for a monthly drop-in grief support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one.  The group meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month and is sponsored by Temple Beth-El in Northbrook.

Jewish Community Programs

Temple Beth-El
3610 Dundee Road
Northbrook, IL 60062

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Jewish Community Programs
Marsha Raynes
MarshaRaynes@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
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