Date Event Location Contact

Mondays, 6:30-8:30pm

For those who are grieving the death of their spouse or partner within the past two years, this group will focus on the issues facing younger spouses including taking on new roles, self-care, coping skills, parenting and getting support. Dinner will be provided before the group. Childcare is available.

Co-Sponsored by the Lauri S. Bauer Foundation for Sudden Loss and The Jewish Healing Network of Chicago.

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW, FT
847.745.5404

1:30-3pm

The Get Together is a group for parents, grandparents, caregivers and children ages newborn until the 5th birthday which offers an opportunity to:

Virgina Frank Child Development Center
6639 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Mollie Reed
773.765.3100

10:30am-12:00pm

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

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Marsha Raynes, LCSW
847.745.5408

Wednesdays, 11am-12pm

Please join us for a 5-week Jewish meditation group for support in difficult times in life – such as bereavement, addiction, illness and other experiences of loss, fear and pain. We will learn a compassion/chesed meditation, turning to Jewish wisdom as we live in the midst of challenge. No prior meditation experience, Jewish observance, or Hebrew fluency is required. A commitment to daily 20-minute meditation practice for the five weeks is requested.

No fee - please register by October 24. 

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
25 Revere Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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Beth Fishman, PhD
847.745.5422

Mondays, 6:30-8:30pm

For those who are grieving the death of their spouse or partner within the past two years, this group will focus on the issues facing younger spouses including taking on new roles, self-care, coping skills, parenting and getting support. Dinner will be provided before the group. Childcare is available.

Co-Sponsored by the Lauri S. Bauer Foundation for Sudden Loss and The Jewish Healing Network of Chicago.

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

View Map
Elizabeth Siegel Cohen, LCSW, FT
847.745.5404

1:30-3pm

The Get Together is a group for parents, grandparents, caregivers and children ages newborn until the 5th birthday which offers an opportunity to:

Virgina Frank Child Development Center
6639 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Mollie Reed
773.765.3100

Wednesdays, 11am-12pm

Please join us for a 5-week Jewish meditation group for support in difficult times in life – such as bereavement, addiction, illness and other experiences of loss, fear and pain. We will learn a compassion/chesed meditation, turning to Jewish wisdom as we live in the midst of challenge. No prior meditation experience, Jewish observance, or Hebrew fluency is required. A commitment to daily 20-minute meditation practice for the five weeks is requested.

No fee - please register by October 24. 

Elaine Kersten Children's Center
25 Revere Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

View Map
Beth Fishman, PhD
847.745.5422

1:30-3pm

The Get Together is a group for parents, grandparents, caregivers and children ages newborn until the 5th birthday which offers an opportunity to:

Virgina Frank Child Development Center
6639 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

View Map
Mollie Reed
773.765.3100

10:30am-12:00pm

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

 

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

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Marsha Raynes, LCSW
847.745.5408

12-1:15pm

Raising children has always been demanding and the current culture adds a layer of new challenges (social media, competition, protecting kids from discomfort).  The Gift of Failure by Jessica Lahey provides a springboard to discussions about minor and major issues in family life. Learn with Tracey Lipsig Kite, Social Worker and Mom of 3, how to move toward being the best parent you can be.

Chicago Loop Synagogue
16 S. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60603
United States

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Tracey Kite
847.745.5411