We're here to provide the support you need.
There is no need to struggle alone with life’s major challenges. We’re here to support you by helping you find the resources you need.
Explore the support programs we offer here at the JCC:
Support for those Recently Separated or Divorced
Our groups include Monthly Drop-In Divorce Support, and a Divorce Support Group. 7-week professionally facilitated support programs and monthly drop-in discussion groups on relevant topics held at the JCC and additional resource referrals.
Jewish Bereavement Support
Call our colleagues at the Shira Ruskay Center of JBFCS at 212.632.4608 for information about bereavement support programs. For information about support for Jewish survivors of a close one’s suicide call Rabbi Simkha Y. Weintraub, CSW, at 212.632.4770.
Dealing with Illness
Ongoing groups for those who are ill (held at JBFCS) support programs for caregivers and family members of Alzheimer’s, and special fitness and wellness programs for those with cancer and Parkinson’s Disease.
De-stressing in Difficult Times
Daily facilitated meditation sessions; 8-week classes in MBSR (mindfulness-based stress reduction); other related health and wellness programming to help you get through life’s challenges.
UJA-Federation of New York’s Connect to Care program can help. Call 212.632.4602 or jbfcs.org/connect-to-care.
Mental Health Counseling at the JCC
Individual, family, and group counseling during daytime and evening hours through the auspices of JBFCS. Call 646.505.4488 for an appointment.