Group Counseling and
Support Groups

Schoke Jewish Family Service offers a wide range of programs to strengthen individuals and families to help them deal with the transitions and challenges that everyone confronts in various stages of life.


BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP

DAYS AND TIMES

Thurdays, 7:30 PM
Ongoing weekly – held on Zoom
Facilitated by Amanda Geffner

Gather to share feelings and exchange ideas in a non-judgmental environment that provides emotional, practical and spiritual support for grieving the loss of a loved one.

Experience the comfort and healing which comes of being with others who know first-hand what you are going through.

DIVORCE SUPPORT GROUP

DAYS AND TIMES

Mondays, 1:00 PM
Ongoing weekly – held on Zoom
Facilitated by Lois Meyer

An open group that will provide an opportunity to connect with other people going through this significant life change. The group will encourage members to identify and evaluate alternatives for themselves as well as help and support others.


HEALING YOGA

Days and Times

Tuesdays, 11:30 AM
Beginning March 1 – held on Zoom
Facilitated by Raema Salmon

Supported in part by a grant from The JFNA Center on Holocaust Survivor Care and Institute on Aging and Trauma.

BRAIN FITNESS CLASSES

Days and Times

Mondays, 10:30 AM
Wednesdays, 10:30 AM
Facilitated by Dr. Toby Lazarus

Want to stimulate your brain power? We will provide practical support to help reach personal brain fitness goals!

We will focus on organizational skills and provide practical support to help reach personal brain fitness goals!
Supported in part by a grant from The JFNA Center on Holocaust Survivor Care and Institute on Aging and Trauma.

CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUPS

DAYS AND TIMES

Every other Sunday, 11:15 AM
Beginning May 2022 – held on Zoom
Facilitated by Rona Wall

Every other Wednesday, 7:30 PM
Beginning May 2022 – held on Zoom
Facilitated by Hannah Pollack

For those who face the hardships of caring for a loved one who is ill. This six week program is for anyone who might need assistance before, during or after the loss of a loved one. Share feelings and exchange ideas in a non-judgmental environment that provides emotional, practical and spiritual support.
Supported in part by Stamford Chevra Kadisha.

COVID SUPPORT

Days and Times

Thursdays, 4:00 PM
1st and 3rd Thursdays
Facilitated by Dr. Toby Lazarus

Weekly Zoom sessions to help community members manage the stress of the Covid-19 pandemic.

 

LET'S TALK

Meet new people or deepen existing friendships while engaging in meaningful conversation about a wide variety of topics that are important in our lives. Topics may range from how to live a fulfilling life, creating healthy relationships, and savoring our cherished memories, to embracing life-changing circumstances.

Days and Times

Thursdays, 3:00 PM with the Stamford JCC

For More Information

Fill out the form below to register.


The Grecia and Ron Gross Jewish Family Life Education Program is supported by a legacy gift from the Gross Family.