What’s Coming Up

  • 22
    Jul

    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.

  • 23
    Jul

    Ace the Interview

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

    No matter how many times you’ve done it, interviewing is one of the most stressful parts of the job search. During this workshop, we will review how to answer interview questions, tips for being at your best and how to sell yourself for the job. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 25
    Jul

    Resume Strategies

    10 – 11:30 a.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.

  • 31
    Jul

    Networking Secrets

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

    Establishing professional contacts is essential for today’s job search. In this workshop, you will learn tips for engaging in professional interactions and how to use your connections to find hidden opportunities. For more information, call (248) 233-4245.

  • 07
    Aug

    Homebuyer Education

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

    This two-session program on August 7 and 8 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 material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.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 »

  • 08
    Aug

    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.

  • 13
    Aug

    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.

  • 19
    Aug

    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.

  • 20
    Aug

    Mastering Money Management and Debt Reduction

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

    Do you feel like there’s never enough money at the end of the month?  Feeling frustrated with your financial situation?  This workshop is for you!  Learn techniques on how to master your money and reduce your debt. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.

  • 03
    Sep

    Homebuyer Education

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

    This two-session program on September 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 material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.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 »

  • 05
    Sep

    Springboard to Success Info Meeting

    9 – 11 a.m.
    Southfield Public Library
    26300 Evergreen Road
    Southfield, MI 48067
    Springboard to Success is a course for women that combines job search assistance with Microsoft Office 2016 computer training. Learn how to identify viable job targets, create a strong resume, implement effective interview strategies, network on social media, use Word, Excel, PowerPoint & more. Course begins Tuesday, September 10. View flyer »
    Springboard is supported by a grant from Flagstar Foundation.
  • 09
    Sep

    Better Job Opportunities

    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48067

    Learn Microsoft Office, receive job preparedness training, and strengthen your computer skills to land a new job or future promotion. This program consists of two 3-hour interactive sessions per week over 12 weeks, starting September 9, 2019. Scholarships available. View flyer »

  • 10
    Sep

    Springboard to Success

    9 – 11 a.m.
    Southfield Public Library
    26300 Evergreen Road
    Southfield, MI 48067
    Springboard to Success is a course for women that combines job search assistance with Microsoft Office 2016 computer training. Learn how to identify viable job targets, create a strong resume, implement effective interview strategies, network on social media, use Word, Excel, PowerPoint & more. View flyer »
    Springboard is supported by a grant from Flagstar Foundation.
  • 10
    Sep

    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
    Sep

    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
    Sep

    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
    Sep

    Improving Your Credit Ratios and Savings

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

    Want to purchase a house or new car? Learn how to review your credit report, improve your credit score and learn tips on how to save for the things you want now and in the future. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.

  • 19
    Sep

    Facilitating Career Development Training

    6 ‐ 9 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Facilitating Career Development Training offers hands-on, practical learning for workforce professionals who assist others in planning careers and obtaining meaningful work. The 10-week program beginning September 19 prepares participants for Global Career Development Facilitator and Certified Career Services Provider credentials. Registration is due four weeks in advance. View flyer »

  • 02
    Oct

    Homebuyer Education

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

    This two-session program on October 2 and 3 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 material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.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 »

  • 08
    Oct

    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.

  • 10
    Oct

    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.

  • 15
    Oct

    Be Aware of Your Rights: Predatory Lending, Fair Housing and Consumer Protection

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

    Don’t risk being the victim of identity theft or scams. Learn how to prevent becoming a victim or what to do if you become a victim. Learn how to become a better consumer by learning your rights. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.

  • 28
    Oct

    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.

  • 05
    Nov

    Homebuyer Education

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

    This two-session program on November 5 and 6 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 material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.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 »

  • 12
    Nov

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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

    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.

  • 04
    Dec

    Homebuyer Education

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

    This two-session program on December 4 and 5 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 material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.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 »

  • 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.