What’s Coming Up

  • 14
    Nov

    Business Connections

    8 – 9 a.m.
    JVS Human Services
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield MI 48076

    Learn how to apply simple, time-tested tools that will dramatically improve accountability and performance within your organization, as well as your team’s excitement about their work. Speaker Tiffany Kruczek is an entrepreneur and professional EOS Implementer who is passionate about helping business owners and managers. To register, contact Angela Bevak at abevak@jvshumanservices.org or 248.233.4482.  View flyer »

  • 14
    Nov

    Care Partner Support

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

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one living with 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.

  • 14
    Nov

    Successful Job Search

    3 – 4:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Searching for a job is an ever-changing process that becomes a job in itself. In this workshop, we will walk through ways to be successful during today’s job search process. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 18
    Nov

    Family Care Partner Support

    5:30 – 7 p.m. 
    Dorothy & Peter Brown Center at JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    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 care partners. Groups are offered during the day or in the evening. Our day-time sessions address the specific needs of older adults living with dementia, while evening sessions are open to individuals caring for any older adult. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvshumanservices.org or 248.233.4392.

  • 19
    Nov

    Resume Strategies

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

    In this workshop, you will learn how to write a resume that will match your skills to the position you are applying for and how to write a cover letter that will highlight how your experience makes you the right person for the job. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 19
    Nov

    Gig Economy Success

    3 – 4:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    An overview on how to succeed in the new Gig Economy by looking at free agency, freelancing and the world of side-hustles. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 19
    Nov

    Insurance

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

    This workshop will cover auto, home owners, renters, disability and various types of life insurance. Come and speak with experienced insurance agents and find out things that can work for you.

  • 19
    Nov

    What Does It Mean to Be Insured?

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

    This workshop will cover auto, home owners, renters, disability and various types of life insurance. Come and speak with experienced insurance agents and find out things that can work for you. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.

  • 20
    Nov

    LinkedIn Advanced

    9 – 10:30 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    During this workshop, you will learn how to search for jobs, follow companies and make connections that will assist in your job search. This class is designed for individuals who already have a LinkedIn profile set up. Take our LinkedIn Basics class to learn how to create a profile. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 20
    Nov

    Gray Matters

    1 – 2:30 p.m.
    JVS Human Services
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield MI 48076

    Join us as we close out the 2019 Gray Matters season with Cecilia Boyer’s interactive workshop, Staying Healthy through the Wisdom of the Body, where we will explore simple strategies that stimulate the brain’s plasticity by taking advantage of whole body connections. To enroll, contact MindU@jfsdetroit.org or 248.788.MIND. View flyer »

  • 21
    Nov

    Active Career Transition

    3 – 4:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076
    A new job search program for people 50+ that are seeking to find security and freedom in employment. Firm up your job search with a better understanding of the job market, what works in finding work in todays ever changing job market and new networking approaches.
  • 21
    Nov

    Career Club Meet-up

    6:30 – 8 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Forum for people who are passionate about professional growth. Meetings focus on sharing insights, information and resources, building your network, and improving the quality and enjoyment of your work life. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 22
    Nov

    Networking Strategies

    9:30 – 11 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Tips for engaging in professional interactions and how to use your network to find hidden opportunities. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 25
    Nov

    Active Career Transition

    10 – 11:30 a.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076
    A new job search program for people 50+ that are seeking to find security and freedom in employment. Firm up your job search with a better understanding of the job market, what works in finding work in todays ever changing job market and new networking approaches.
  • 10
    Dec

    Care Partner Support

    1:30 – 3:30 p.m. 
    Dorothy & Peter Brown Center at JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one living with 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 Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvshumanservices.org or 248.233.4392.

  • 12
    Dec

    Care Partner Support

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

    Individuals who are caring for a loved one living with 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.

  • 16
    Dec

    Family Care Partner Support

    5:30 – 7 p.m. 
    Dorothy & Peter Brown Center at JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    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 care partners. Groups are offered during the day or in the evening. Our day-time sessions address the specific needs of older adults living with dementia, while evening sessions are open to individuals caring for any older adult. For more information or to register, contact Dorothy Moon at dmoon@jvshumanservices.org or 248.233.4392.

  • 17
    Dec

    Understanding Student Loans

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

    Does student loan debt have your head spinning? Come to this workshop to find out information about paying back student loans, how it effects your credit and how you can still buy a home even with the student loan debt you have. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.

  • 09
    Jan

    Women to Work Info Meeting

    9 – 11 a.m.
    JVS Human Services
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield MI 48076

    Looking for a job? Women to Work is a 5-week course for women who have been away from the workforce and need immediate employment. Program begins Tuesday, January 14. Attend this information meeting to see if this program is right for you! View flyer »

  • 13
    Jan

    Better Job Opportunities

    9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    JVS Human Services
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield MI 48076

    Learn Microsoft Office 2016 and get a better job. Program includes two 3-hour hands-on sessions per week for 12 weeks, instruction in our modern computer lab, and more! For more information, call 248.559.5000. View flyer »

  • 21
    Jan

    Recharge!

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

    Learn how to reinvent yourself by exploring your passions and strengths to create a meaningful and rewarding encore career. This five-week career development program will guide you in the process of assessing your interests and life experiences. View flyer »