January 15, 22, 29, and February 5
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
JCFS/JVS – Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building 5150 Golf Rd., 2nd Floor Skokie, IL 60077
This four-week group, held on Thursday mornings, will provide strategies for becoming motivated, staying focused, managing stress and creating a job search action plan. Registration required. Call Roberta Glick, JVS Chicago, Career Counselor at 847.745.5462.
Thursday, February 5
3 - 5 pm Harold Washington Library Video Theater (Lower Level) 400 S. State Street Chicago, IL
Facilitated by Michael Caramagno, Michael Caramagno CPA, Ltd., and Lema Khorshid, Fuksa Khorshid, LLC,
This workshop will teach you the techniques needed to avoid trouble with the IRS and streamline your financial process. Learn what deductions are allowed for your business and what records you should keep during the year to prepare for tax time. Bring your tax and financial questions too, as there will be a Q&A session at the end of the presentation. To register for this workshop click here.
Success in Community Living for People with Disabilities
February 26, 2015
Thursday, 8:30 am - 12:00 pmNational Louis University5202 Old Orchard Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077
In recognition of February as Jewish Disability Awareness Month, this third annual program will highlight successful community living that is happening in the midst of dramatic changes in national and state polices impacting people with disabilities and seniors. This program should be attended by people with disabilities, older adults, their family members and the professionals who work with them. Featured speakers will include self-advocates as well as policy experts from Access Living and Health and Medicine Policy Group.
CEUs are available for LSW, LCSW, LCPC, and QIDP
Sponsored by: Linkages/CJE SeniorLife, Jewish Child & Family Services, Center for Independent Futures, the ARK, Keshet, Encompass, Jewish Vocational Services, the PACE Program, and the UIC Department on Disability and Human Development.
$40 for professionals
Free for people with disabilities, seniors, family members, and community members.