Week of September 9, 2019

Date Event Location Contact
Counseling & Psychological Services

1:30-3pm

Counseling & Psychological Services

The Get Together is a group for parents, grandparents, caregivers and children ages newborn until their 5th birthday. The Get Together offers the following opportunities to families with young children:

Counseling & Psychological Services

Virgina Frank Child Development Center
6639 N Kedzie Ave
Abe and Ida Cooper Center
Chicago, IL 60645

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Counseling & Psychological Services
Mollie Reed
MollieReed@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
HIAS Immigration & Citizenship

6:30-8:30pm

HIAS Immigration & Citizenship

Prepare for your citizenship test in small group classes. Content includes speaking, reading and writing English, along with U.S. history and civics. Register online for this 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.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

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HIAS Immigration & Citizenship
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
Children & Adolescents

3:30-5pm

Children & Adolescents

Does your child have difficulty finding his/her footing with peer groups? Does your child struggle to pick up on social cues from others? If so, consider including your child in our group for children 5-8 years old.

Children & Adolescents

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

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

3:30-5PM

Children & Adolescents

Does your child have difficulty finding his/her footing with peer groups? Does your child struggle to pick up on social cues from others? If so, consider including your child in our group for children 5-8 years old.

Children & Adolescents

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

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Children & Adolescents
Megan Kowalski
megankowalski@jcfs.org