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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.

Upcoming Events

Seniors and Caring Loved Ones • Friday, July 21, 2017
Speakers: Paul Hill, MD

Board Certified in Geriatric Psychiatry

/ Continental Breakfast at 7:30am 
Program from 8:00am-12:00pm
Baron Hirsch Synagogue (400 South Yates Road)
$10 in advance / $15 day of event / Online Registration #4449
Approved for 3 CEUs by NASW

Addiction and Polypharmacy in Seniors
Ethical Considerations in Geriatrics
Care for the Caregiver

Thank you to our generous sponsors:
Comfort Keepers (Presenting Sponsor) Baron Hirsch Synagogue (In-Kind Sponsor)

Dr. Paul Hill is board certified in the subspecialties of Geriatric Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine. He serves as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Assistant Program Director at University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Dr. Hill is an engaging speaker who is passionate about his work with seniors.


Parenting Through Divorce Classes
A state-mandated co-parenting class for couples who are getting divorced and have minor children. For more information, please contact Shyla Brown at (901) 767-8511 or sbrown@jccmemphis.org.
Class meets 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Reservations are required. Husband and wife may not attend the same class session.
5:00-9:00pm | $50 advance / $55 day of class  

Upcoming class dates:
June 21 | Class #4026
July 5    | Class #4424
July 19  | Class #4425
Augt 9   | Class #4426
Augt 30 | Class #4427
Sept 6   | Class #4428
Sept 27 | Class #4429


Special Needs Fitness (NEW!)
A FREE class designed to make fitness and flexibility fun and easy for adults with disabilities!

Upcoming class dates/times:
Tuesdays 3:30-4:00pm | 7/11, 7/25, 8/8, 8/22, 9/4, 9/18


Support Groups

Daytime Groups

Caregivers of Adults with Special Needs Support Group
4th Tuesday, 2–3pm
Focuses on issues associated with taking care of loved ones living with developmental and acquired disabilities.

Caregivers of Children with Special Needs Support Group
4th Sunday, 4:15–5:15pm
Focuses on issues associated with taking care of loved ones living with developmental and acquired disabilities.

Embracing Change
3rd Tuesdays, 10:30–11:30am

Evening Groups

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

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


Social Services Programs

Cake, Coffee, and Conversation
1st Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30am
A program for Holocaust survivors, followed by a time to socialize. Contact Rashki Osina at (901) 259-9216 or rosina@jccmemphis.org.

Lunch-and-Learn for Adults with Special Needs
3rd Thursdays
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.


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Fitness Classes

July 21, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 6:50 am
July 21, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 6:30 am
July 21, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
July 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

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