News & Event
A new Care Partner Support program is now forming on the North Shore. This twice-monthly group will offer you the chance to:
Professionally facilitated by a Geriatric Medical Social Worker. This program is supported by the APDA MA.
When: Tuesdays, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
March 6, 20, April 3, 17, May 1, 15, 29, June 5
Where: Harriett and Ralph Kaplan Estates
240 Lynnfield Street, Peabody, MA 01960
Facilitator: Stephanie Recchia, Geriatric Medical Social Worker
For more information and to reserve a spot, please contact Nancy Mazonson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-693-5069.
Am I As PROACTIVE As I Can Be With My PD Care?
Please join us to hear Margarita Llibre Rogers, Parkinson’s Disease Advocate and social worker, discuss the best ways to:
When: Thursday, March 1
10:30 a.m. - noon
Where: JF&CS Headquarters
1430 Main Street, Waltham, MA
RSVP required: Contact Nancy Mazonson at email@example.com or 781-693-5069.
This free bereavement support group welcomes any adult who has experienced the loss of someone significant in their life. Facilitated by Barbara Sternfield, MA, Program Specialist, Betty Ann Greenbaum Miller Center for Jewish Healing of JF&CS.
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Where: Temple Sinai of Sharon
25 Canton Street
To pre-register (required), please contact Marjorie U. Sokoll, MEd. Director, Betty Ann Greenbaum Miller Center for Jewish Healing at 781-693-5619.
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: JF&CS Headquarters
1430 Main Street, Waltham
To pre-register, please contact the group facilitator, Barbara Sternfield, MA, Program Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-693-5684.
These groups are available at no cost through the generosity of the George and Beatrice Sherman Family Charitable Trust.
This telephone support group for parents whose babies have spent time in the NICU provides an opportunity to connect with other parents who have shared similar experiences and concerns:
This group, facilitated by a Fragile Beginnings Clinician, meets weekly and parents are invited to register for one month at a time. By participating for a full month, parents are given the opportunity to get to know one another. The group is offered at no charge to participants.
noon - 1:00 p.m.
Where: A call-in number will be provided upon registration.
RSVP: Please send an email to email@example.com with your name, phone number, and name and age of your child. We will reply with the call-in information and confirm the dates for the month's sessions.
Next Session: Tuesdays, March 6, 13, 20, and 27
This group is offered by the Oliver, Ian, and Serenity Wolk Fragile Beginnings program of the JF&CS Center for Early Relationship Support®. JF&CS is a nonsectarian, nonprofit human service agency.
The Center for Early Relationship no longer provides a weekly breastfeeding support group in partnership with the Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA). CHA will continue to offer a drop-in breastfeeding support group on Tuesdays and Thursday from 10:00 am to noon at Cambridge Health Alliance, 8 Camelia Avenue, Cambridge.
The Center for Early Relationship Support® offers a free, weekly support group for mothers suffering from postpartum depression or anxiety. It provides moms with an opportunity to meet in a nurturing environment.
There will be no group on Tuesday, December 26. Meetings will resume their normal time, date, and location the following week.
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
FREE. Registration preferred. Walk-ins welcome. For more information, please contact Debbie Whitehill at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-647-JFCS (5327) x1925.
Cost: $125 for the series of five sessions. Registration and payment via check or credit card are required before the first session. As with all CERS services, reduced fees are available based on need.
Space is limited. For more information, please contact Debbie Whitehill at email@example.com or 781-693-5625.
1430 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02451