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Classes and Support Groups

A support group is a group of people with common experiences or concerns who provide each other with encouragement, comfort, and advice. JFS at the MJCC classes and support groups offer professional as well as peer interaction, specific to a variety of topics and life circumstances. Please contact JFS at (901) 767-8511 for more information. Be on the lookout for additional classes and groups in the future.


Self-Care For the Caring Workshop | Thursday, July 12, 2018
& Continental Breakfast at 7:30am / Program from 8:00am–12:00pm
Baron Hirsch Synagogue (400 South Yates Road)
$15 in advance / $20 day of event / Registration #5059
(Approved for 3 CEUs by NASWTN)

Colleen Butterick, Ed.D, LPC: Colleen is also an active yoga practitioner and teacher.
Mary Elizabeth Jones, LCSW, Director of JFS Social Services
Rashki Osina, LMSW, JFS Therapist
Thomas M. Hobson, MHA, MME, MT-BC,CCLS
Jamie Klazmer, Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach

The course will begin with an introduction by Colleen Butterick, who is a yogi/psychologist. Four 30-minute breakout sessions will follow that will address nutrition, yoga, art, and music as stress management techniques in a practitioner’s office. Participants will attend each breakout session. The concluding session convenes following the final breakout sessions to wrap up the lessons taught and complete evaluation.



Parenting Through Divorce Classes
A state-mandated co-parenting class for couples who are getting divorced and have minor children. For more information about this class, please contact Bill Monroe at (901) 767-8511 or bmonroe@jccmemphis.org. Must have a minimum of 8 participants to hold the class.
Reservations are required.
Weds 5:00-9:00pm | $50 advance / $55 day of class

Upcoming class dates:
7/11 | Class #5050
7/25 | Class #5068
8/8 | Class #5069
8/22 | Class #5111
9/5 | Class #5070

Special Needs Classes
For more information about these classes, please contact Bill Monroe at (901) 767-8511 or bmonroe@jccmemphis.org.

Join us for a fun new way to stretch both your body and your mind. FREE class designed to make fitness and flexibility fun and easy. 
Tuesday | 3:00–4:00pm

Our fabulously successful program that gives riders confidence, pleasere and an increased sense of well being.
Sunday | 2:00-4:00pm

ART  with Chany
Learn art history while you paint like one of the old masters. Lots of fun and no experience needed.
Sunday | 10:00-11:00am


Support Groups

Embracing Change
Focuses on issues related to loss and life challenges. This gathering is in partnership with Crossroads Hospice.
3rd Tuesdays | 10:30–11:30am

Crohn’s Disease and Colitis Support Group
Focuses on issues related to living with Crohn’s Disease and Colitis.
1st Tuesdays | 7:00–8:00pm

Yad l'Yad
Benefits those caring for someone with any stage of dementia.
3rd Tuesdays | 7:00–8:00pm


Social Services Programs

Cake, Coffee, and Conversation
This is a program for Holocaust survivors, followed by a time to socialize. This program assists Holocaust survivors with completion of Claims Conference and Blue Card applications. For more information or to make an appointment, please contact Rashki Osina, JFS Counselor, at (901) 259-9216 or rosina@jccmemphis.org.
1st Tuesdays | 10:30-11:30am

Lunch-and-Learn for Adults with Special Needs
Bring a brown bag lunch and enjoy a different program each month followed by a time for socializing. JFS provides beverages. Contact Bill Monroe, Special Needs Coordinator, at (901) 259-9242 or bmonroe@jccmemphis.org.
3rd Thursdays

For more information, contact Shyla Brown, JFS Administrative Assistant, at sbrown@jccmemphis.org or (901) 767-8511.

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June 22, 2018 @ 5:45 am - 6:40 am
June 22, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 6:55 am
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