Due to the recent novel coronavirus outbreak, events in the community calendar are subject to change. Please contact the event organizers to confirm event details.
Join Art Therapist and Art Studio Manager Debora King, ATR-BC, LPC and program manager for the LGBTQ+ Initiative Galia Godel for this creative art group that will focus on the following: - Group is catered to youth ages 12 to 16 - Learn to create a mask with colored tissue paper, glue and a mask mold - Explore your identify and feelings through a creative outlet - Meet other peers in a supportive environment Explore your gender, your sexuality, and…Find out more »
Learn about hoarding disorder, trauma/loss and hoarding, and reducing stigma, find out about treatment options and resources, and get the tools to build communication skills and practice self-care even in challenging circumstances. RSVP: Contact Amanda Pisark at [email protected] Please note that this is a closed group. Additional registrations will not be taken after the first session. WHEN: Wednesdays, Oct. 21 - Dec. 9 Zoom link will be provided after registration.Find out more »
Hoarding Support Group Workshop - Learn tools to address the behaviors that impact your daily functions - Join like minded individuals and find a supportive community - Deepen your understanding of clutter and how you got here - Receive a copy of "Buried in Treasures" RSVP: Rivka Goldman by phone or email at: 267-256-2250 or [email protected] Zoom meeting ID: 99873751742 https://zoom.us/j/99873751742?pwd=dCt6ZWZEelE0WIBTbFIHSUh6bExLZz09 COST: $125 for 16-week program; sliding scale availableFind out more »
JFCS is offering a virtual, weekly art therapy group for people coping with the clutter in their lives. The group members, with the guidance and support of the group facilitator, will be encouraged to utilize art journaling as a tool, learn new coping skills, respond, express, and process what it means to let go. Art journaling can be helpful in terms of encouraging containment and safety as well as serve as a timeline of a transformative therapeutic process. When: Fridays, 1:30-3…Find out more »
Cozy up with conversation in your favorite loungewear as Hazzan Alisa Pomerantz-Boro leads an uplifting panel on being your best self in challenging times. Pinot is welcome, pajamas are encouraged. FamilyMatters, a JAFCO Support Network, is empowering the clients we serve to live their lives to the fullest, together, as a family. During the pandemic emergency, with your support, we are providing these vital support services virtually to over 100 children and families.Find out more »
Light Up Your Hanukkah with Bucks County's Community Celebration. Dec. 13, 3-4 p.m. on Zoom. Join us for a festive menorah lighting, joyous music, Hanukkah stories, crafts and dancing. Register at this link: forms.gle/SVEcqvzfbLQeqeB58 Special Hanukkah gift bags for pick-up for all families who register by Dec. 1. For any questions or concerns, email Carrie Matez at [email protected]Find out more »
Join Jewish Family and Children's Service and Beyond the Bookends for an insightful conversation with author and scholar Richard Rothstein about his essential and revolutionary book "The Color of Law." Proceeds from this event support JFCS' programs and services for children, families, and individuals struggling during these difficult times. "The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America" is an explosive, alarming history that finally confronts how American governments in the 20th century deliberately imposed residential…Find out more »
Join JEVS Career Strategies along with panelists Sena Owereko, DMC, CTC, CMSC Director of Strategic Initiatives at Peirce College Fatima Martin and WIOA Team Lead Pennsylvania Career Link Michele Claybrook-Lucas **You will receive a link to our online webinar in your registration confirmation email. We will be using the Zoom video conference platform. Download this at least 15 minutes before the webinar to your computer by going to Zoom.us or your phone with the app “ZOOM Cloud Meetings.”Find out more »
Hosted by JEVS Career Strategies and Jewish Family and Children's Services Join us for a discussion about how to manage anxiety and foster self-compassion. Discussion will be led by JEVS Career Strategies career adviser and JFCS social worker. **You will receive a link to our online webinar in your registration confirmation email. We will be using the Zoom video conference platform. Please download this at least 15 minutes before the webinar to your computer by going to Zoom.us or your…Find out more »
To make a change to your event, or for other questions related to the community calendar, please contact Andy Gotlieb at [email protected].