Event Calendar

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Center for Healthy Living
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Center for Healthy Living

8-Week Series

Get moving with friends! Healthy Steps in Motion is a free group exercise program (ideal for any fitness level) taught in eight 1-hour sessions designed to reduce the risk of falling by building strength, flexibility and balance.

Each session includes a brief educational component, warm-up, balance and strength exercises, and cool down/stretching. 

This program is free and open to the public; registration required.

Center for Healthy Living

Niles Government Center
5255 Main St.
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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HCS Groups
Support Groups
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HCS Groups
Support Groups

Led by

  • Yonit Hoffman, Ph.D., Holocaust Community Services
  • Barbara Urbanska-Yeager, Jewish Child and Family Services.

A support group for Holocaust survivors.

Call to confirm dates: 773.508.1004

 

 

HCS Groups
Support Groups

Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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HCS Groups
Support Groups
Active Living
Center for Healthy Living
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Active Living
Center for Healthy Living
Active Living
Center for Healthy Living

Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Center for Healthy Living
Active Living
Lieberman
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Active Living
Lieberman

Dance/Movement Therapy motivates people with Parkinson’s to keep moving and helps to decrease Parkinson’s symptoms, allowing for more controlled and organized movement. Focus is on participants’ movement rather than traditional dance, though dance styles can be suggested. Benefits include increased flexibility, energy and range of motion.

Instructor: Gail Gogliotti, MA,  LCPC, RDMT

7th Floor

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Active Living
Lieberman

Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Rd.
Skokie, IL 60076
United States

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Active Living
Lieberman
Educational Programs
Older Adult Programs
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Educational Programs
Older Adult Programs

Presenters

  • Lisa Andrews, L.C.S.W. 
  • Sharon Dornberg-Lee, L.C.S.W.
    CJE Counseling Services

The loss of a loved one is perhaps the most difficult part of life, and no one is fully prepared for it. This program will summarize current thinking about how we grieve—perspectives quite different from Kubler-Ross’ five-stage model with which so many are familiar.

Educational Programs
Older Adult Programs

CJE SeniorLife Counseling Services
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Educational Programs
Older Adult Programs
Lauren Vourvoulias

CJE Counseling Services offers a full range of older adult behavioral health services. This includes individual supportive counseling, psychotherapy and support groups, as well as family and caregiver support available in CJE offices or as home visits.

Active Living
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Active Living
Active Living

Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Active Living
Linkages
Support Groups
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Linkages
Support Groups

Led by Mariana Sanchez, L.C.S.W.

Connect, share experiences and learn about benefits and community resources.

Registration required: 773.508.1106.

 

Linkages
Support Groups

Bernard Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Active Living
Center for Healthy Living
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Active Living
Center for Healthy Living

A Matter of Balance is an eight-week evidence-based program that is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults.

Participants learn to set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors, and learn simple exercises to increase strength and balance. Each week, the class features an exercise component and discussion and will be facilitated by CJE SeniorLife Health Educators.

Please make your reservation to Dave Dalton at 773.769.1995

 

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Center for Healthy Living

Mather Edgewater
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Chicago, IL 60660
United States

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Center for Healthy Living
Dave Dalton
Active Living
Center for Healthy Living
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Active Living
Center for Healthy Living

This is an exciting new movement class that was designed to improve balance, strength and mobility in older adults. With exercises adapted from an evidence-based-falls prevention program, the eight week series will teach rhythmic routines to several different musical genres. Every two weeks, participants will learn new fun combinations that will result in a mini performance at the end for family and friends.

Age: 55 and older

Fee: $23 Levy Member/ $38 Non-member

Class # 524348A8   June 19 - August 7

Need transportation, call 847.448.4311

Active Living
Center for Healthy Living

Levey Center
300 Dodge Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
United States

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Center for Healthy Living
Active Living
Lieberman
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Active Living
Lieberman

Our specialized exercise program is designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls and facilitate functional independence with daily routines. The benefits include better posture, improved coordination and increased energy levels. This program will help those living with Parkinson’s meet the challenges that occur on a day-to-day basis and enhance their quality of life.

The Nosh
Instructors: HealthPro® Fitness

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Active Living
Lieberman

Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Rd.
Skokie, IL 60076
United States

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Lieberman
Educational Programs
Support Groups
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Educational Programs
Support Groups

This group is designed to help members change patterns of thinking in order to feel better.

This Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) group will offer tools to effectively deal with the challenges of aging. CBT cannot remove your problems, but it can help you deal with them in a more positive way. Group members will have the opportunity to learn that there are others who are dealing with similar issues and who share similar thoughts, feelings and concerns.

Educational Programs
Support Groups

CJE SeniorLife Counseling Services
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Educational Programs
Support Groups
Lisa Brinkerhoff

CJE Counseling Services offers a full range of older adult behavioral health services. This includes individual supportive counseling, psychotherapy and support groups, as well as family and caregiver support available in CJE offices or as home visits.

Support Groups
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Support Groups

Lead by Lisa Andrews, L.C.S.W.

This group is for older adults who have lost a significant person in their life.

  • Learn how to cope with grief.
  • Share experiences with others in a safe, confidential environment.

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Support Groups

CJE SeniorLife Counseling Services
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Support Groups
Lisa Andrews

CJE Counseling Services offers a full range of older adult behavioral health services. This includes individual supportive counseling, psychotherapy and support groups, as well as family and caregiver support available in CJE offices or as home visits.

Active Living
Weinberg
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Active Living
Weinberg

Our specialized exercise program is designed to address weakened  muscles, minimize the risk of falls and facilitate functional independence with daily routines.

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Active Living
Weinberg

Weinberg Community for Senior Living
1551 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
United States

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Weinberg
Support Groups
Weinberg
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Support Groups
Weinberg

Led by CJE SeniorLife licensed clinical social workers, this group helps caregivers learn about Parkinson’s Disease and caregiving. Participants discover ways to relieve caregiver stress and burnout. Most importantly they can meet others who face similar challenges and share resources and information.

Call to confirm dates: Jaclyn Abramson at 847.236.7826 or jaclyn.abramson@cje.net

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Weinberg

Weinberg Community for Senior Living
1551 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
United States

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Weinberg
HCS Groups
Support Groups
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HCS Groups
Support Groups

This group is currently full and closed to new members.

Led by Vera Rodriguez Mancera and Maya Gumirov

Support group for Russian-speaking Holocaust survivors.

Call to confirm dates: 773.508.1149 or 224.625.2708

HCS Groups
Support Groups

Holocaust Community Services
135 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Suite 104
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
United States

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Support Groups
Weinberg
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Support Groups
Weinberg

Lead by David Rosenblatt, L.C.S.W.

This group is for older adults who have lost a significant person in their life.

  • Learn how to cope with grief.
  • Share experiences with others in a safe, confidential environment.

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Support Groups
Weinberg

Weinberg Comunity for Senior Living
1551 Lake Cook Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015
United States

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Support Groups
Weinberg
David Rosenblatt

CJE Counseling Services offers a full range of older adult behavioral health services. This includes individual supportive counseling, psychotherapy and support groups, as well as family and caregiver support available in CJE offices or as home visits.

Active Living
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Active Living
Active Living

Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Active Living
HCS Groups
Support Groups
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HCS Groups
Support Groups

Led by

  • Yonit Hoffman, Ph.D., Holocaust Community Services
  • Anna Dominov, L.S.W., Holocaust Community Services.

A suport group for family caregivers of Holocaust Survivors.

Free

Call to confirm dates: 773.508.1004

HCS Groups
Support Groups

Holocaust Community Services
3003 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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HCS Groups
Support Groups
Center for Healthy Living
Center for Healthy Living

 6-Week Series

Learn how to manage numerous issues, such fatigue, the stress of pain, emotional problems, exercises for strength and endurance, healthy eating, medication, and effective communication with your healthcare providers.

$55 member; $65 non-member. Fee includes class materials.

Register by June 14 by contacting North Shore Senior Center at 847.784.6000 or info@nssc.org (Class ID: 7129).

Center for Healthy Living

North Shore Senior Center
161 Northfield Rd.
Northfield, IL 60093
United States

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North Shore Senior Center
Active Living
Lieberman
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Active Living
Lieberman

Tai Chi is a low impact form of exercise that uses slow, controlled movements and gradual shifts of body weight. It is safe for people of all ages and fitness levels. Persons with Parkinson’s and their caregivers will learn breathing exer-cises, relaxation skills, basic stance and alignment. Benefits include improved posture, balance and range of motion.

Instructor: Dr. Andrew Serlin, DC

The Social Hall

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Active Living
Lieberman

Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie, IL 60076
United States

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Active Living
Lieberman
Active Living
Lieberman
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Active Living
Lieberman

Our specialized exercise program is designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls and facilitate functional independence with daily routines. The benefits include better posture, improved coordination and increased energy levels. This program will help those living with Parkinson’s meet the challenges that occur on a day-to-day basis and enhance their quality of life.

The Nosh
Instructors: HealthPro® Fitness

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Active Living
Lieberman

Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Rd.
Skokie, IL 60076
United States

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Active Living
Lieberman
Active Living
Weinberg
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Active Living
Weinberg

Our specialized exercise program is designed to address weakened  muscles, minimize the risk of falls and facilitate functional independence with daily routines.

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Active Living
Weinberg

Weinberg Community for Senior Living
1551 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
United States

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Active Living
Weinberg
Active Living
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Active Living
Active Living

Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Active Living