JCFS Chicago

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JCFS Chicago offers expert, individualized help to support people of all ages and abilities as they strive to live successfully in their community, while enhancing social-emotional well- being for adults, children, teens, and families. Serving all of the Chicago area, including the Chicago Loop, West Rogers Park, Skokie, Northbrook and Buffalo Grove.

* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

Children, Adolescents and Families

JCFS Chicago
Phone: 855-275-5237
Email: Ask@jcfs.org
URL: http://www.JCFS.org

• K-12+ education and Yeshiva program at the Therapeutic Day School• Speech, language and occupational therapy through Integrated Pediatric Therapies• Therapeutic preschool and counseling for children and families at Virginia Frank Child Development Center• Psychological testing and evaluation • Therapy for disruptive behaviors in children • Counseling and sexual health care for teens at Response for Teens

Community Education and Support

JCFS Chicago
Phone: 855-275-5237
Email: Ask@jcfs.org
URL: http://www.JCFS.org

• Recovery from addiction and substance abuse prevention • Adoption and infertility • Support during illness, grief and loss• Domestic violence • Sexual abuse prevention • Connections to counseling, education and prevention services through synagogue partnerships  

Individuals

JCFS Chicago
Phone: 855-275-5237
Email: Ask@jcfs.org
URL: http://www.JCFS.org

• Counseling and support groups for adults, couples and families • Collaborative divorce mediation, coaching and counseling • Career counseling, training and customized job placement assistance with JVS Career and Employment• Specialized employment programs that support youth and older adults • Immigration and citizenship services through HIAS Immigration and Citizenship 

JCFS Chicago *

Central Office
216 W. Jackson Blvd.
Suite 700
Chicago
IL
60606
Phone: (855) 275-5237 (855-ASK-JCFS)
Email: ask@jcfs.org
URL: http://www.jcfs.org

People with Disabilities and Their Families

JCFS Chicago
Phone: 855-275-5237
Email: Ask@jcfs.org
URL: http://www.JCFS.org

• Community-based group living • Support and assistance for independent living • Home-based waiver for children and adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities  • Job training and customized employment opportunities 

Training for Professionals

JCFS Chicago
Phone: 855-275-5237
Email: Ask@jcfs.org
URL: http://www.JCFS.org

• Early childhood education • Internship program for social work and psychology• Janitorial Training program

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JCC Chicago Early Childhood at Beth Emet

At JCC Chicago Early Childhood at Beth Emet, in Evanston, we believe that children as young as 6-weeks are capable and confident learners. Our Reggio Emilia based curriculum provides the foundation for children to develop and grow while bringing Jewish values to life. Our professional, loving, one-of-a-kind educators help your family feel that JCC Chicago Early Childhood at Beth Emet is your home away from home and help build the basis for lifelong relationships. From beautiful new classrooms to our amazing outdoor space, your child will have endless opportunities to learn, play, grow and make friends. We are a welcoming and diverse community with full and half day programs for ages 6 weeks - 5 years. Hours: 7:30am-6pm.