What’s Coming Up

  • 20
    Aug

    Family Support

    August 20, 2018
    5:30 – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for an older adult discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our afternoon sessions address the specific needs of older adults with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 21
    Aug

    Recharge your Career

    August 21, 2018
    10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Job seekers over 50 learn to reinvent themselves by exploring their passions and strengths to create a meaningful and rewarding second career. This group program August 21 – September will guide participants in the process of assessing their interests and life experiences. Pre-registration required by contacting Sherrie James at (248) 233-4472 or sjames@jvsdet.org. View flyer »

  • 21
    Aug

    LinkedIn Basics

    August 21, 2018
    2 – 3:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Social media is an essential part of networking and could lead to your next job. If you do not have a LinkedIn account, you will be able to create one in this workshop. We will explore basic functions such as adding a photo and writing background and summary information. This class is designed for Beginners. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 29
    Aug

    Social Media

    August 29, 2018
    10 – 11:30 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Establishing a professional presence on social media allows you to communicate your personal brand in an up-to-date way. In this workshop we will discuss smart strategies to use social media to help you in your job search. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 05
    Sep

    Business Connections

    7:30 ‐ 8:45 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    In the age of brand tarnishment, social media impersonation and similar threats, policing your brand online is more important than ever. Gain expert advice on how to protect your company’s online reputation from technology attorney Kathy Ossian.  View flyer »

    Light breakfast provided. No fee to attend, but registration is required. Click here to register »

  • 12
    Sep

    Homebuyer Education

    September 12, 2018
    5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This 2-session program on September 12 and 13 will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal cost of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvsdet.org or 248-233-4299. More info and other dates »

    New!

    Online homebuyer education workshop now available in English and Spanish. Completion of this workshop fulfills the MSHDA down payment assistance education requirement.  Once you complete the online class, you must contact a JVS Housing Counselor to schedule a time to review your test results and then provide your certificate. Register »

  • 13
    Sep

    Better Jobs

    September 13, 2018
    9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Learn Microsoft Office, receive job preparedness training and attend job search seminars to land a new job or strengthen your computer skills for future promotion. Scholarships available. View flyer »

  • 13
    Sep

    Caregiver Support

    September 13, 2018
    1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
    Dorothy and Peter Brown Center
    6720 W. Maple Road
    West Bloomfield, MI 48322

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. To register or for more information about evening meetings, which address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult, contact Fran Cook at fcook@jslmi.org or (248) 592-5032.

  • 16
    Sep

    Yom Kippur Service

    11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
    Fleishman Residence Blumberg Plaza
    6710 W. Maple Rd.
    West Bloomfield, MI 48322

    Join us for a dementia-friendly Kol Nidre/Yom Kippur service. This intimate gathering will help individuals with dementia feel welcomed and not overwhelmed by large crowds or a long program. The abbreviated 45-minute service will focus on the most important prayers. Luncheon immediately following the service. There is no fee to attend. More info »

  • 17
    Sep

    Family Support

    September 17, 2018
    5:30 – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for an older adult discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our afternoon sessions address the specific needs of older adults with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 18
    Sep

    Caregiver Support

    September 18, 2018
    1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our evening sessions address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 26
    Sep

    Consumer Protection

    September 26, 2018
    5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Don’t risk being the victim of identity theft or scams.  Attend this free seminar to learn how to prevent becoming a victim or what to do if you become one.  Also find out how to become a better consumer by learning your rights. To register please contact the JVS Financial and Housing Education Department at (248) 233-4299 or housingandbudgeting@jvsdet.org. More info »

  • 08
    Oct

    Homebuyer Education

    October 8, 2018
    5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This 2-session program on September 8 and 9 will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal cost of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvsdet.org or 248-233-4299. More info and other dates »

    New!

    Online homebuyer education workshop now available in English and Spanish. Completion of this workshop fulfills the MSHDA down payment assistance education requirement.  Once you complete the online class, you must contact a JVS Housing Counselor to schedule a time to review your test results and then provide your certificate. Register »

  • 09
    Oct

    Caregiver Support

    October 9, 2018
    1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our evening sessions address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 11
    Oct

    Caregiver Support

    October 11, 2018
    1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
    Dorothy and Peter Brown Center
    6720 W. Maple Road
    West Bloomfield, MI 48322

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. To register or for more information about evening meetings, which address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult, contact Fran Cook at fcook@jslmi.org or (248) 592-5032.

  • 15
    Oct

    Family Support

    5:30 – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for an older adult discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our afternoon sessions address the specific needs of older adults with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 17
    Oct

    Money Management

    October 17,2018
    5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Learn techniques to successfully manage your money, find expense leaks and save for a rainy day or financial goal. To register please contact the JVS Financial and Housing Education Department at (248) 233-4299 or housingandbudgeting@jvsdet.org. More info »

  • 08
    Nov

    Caregiver Support

    1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
    Dorothy and Peter Brown Center
    6720 W. Maple Road
    West Bloomfield, MI 48322

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. To register or for more information about evening meetings, which address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult, contact Joely Lyons at (248) 592-5032 or jlyons@jslmi.org.

  • 08
    Nov

    Homebuyer Education

    5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This 2-session program on November 8 and 14 help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal cost of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvsdet.org or 248-233-4299. More info and other dates »

    New!

    Online homebuyer education workshop now available in English and Spanish. Completion of this workshop fulfills the MSHDA down payment assistance education requirement. Once you complete the online class, you must contact a JVS Housing Counselor to schedule a time to review your test results and then provide your certificate. Register »

  • 13
    Nov

    Caregiver Support

    1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our evening sessions address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 19
    Nov

    Family Support

    5:30 – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for an older adult discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our afternoon sessions address the specific needs of older adults with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 03
    Dec

    Homebuyer Education

    5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This 2-session program on December 3 and 4 will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal cost of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvsdet.org or 248-233-4299. More info and other dates »

    New!

    Online homebuyer education workshop now available in English and Spanish. Completion of this workshop fulfills the MSHDA down payment assistance education requirement.  Once you complete the online class, you must contact a JVS Housing Counselor to schedule a time to review your test results and then provide your certificate. Register »

  • 11
    Dec

    Caregiver Support

    1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our evening sessions address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.

  • 12
    Dec

    Explore Insurance

    December 12, 2018
    5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Learn about the different types of insurance including auto, homeowners, renters, mortage and life insurance. Registration required. More info »

  • 13
    Dec

    Caregiver Support

    1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
    Dorothy and Peter Brown Center
    6720 W. Maple Road
    West Bloomfield, MI 48322

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. To register or for more information about evening meetings, which address the needs of individuals caring for any older adult, contact Joely Lyons at (248) 592-5032 or jlyons@jslmi.org.

  • 17
    Dec

    Family Support

    5:30 – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for an older adult discuss common issues and concerns and receive support and advice from our social work staff and other caregivers. Our afternoon sessions address the specific needs of older adults with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvsdet.org or (248) 233-4392.