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Community Support Groups

COMMUNITY SUPPORT GROUPS

Community support programs held at the JCC are either led by an outside facilitator or by peer members of the group, and are free to the community. While the JCC fully supports these avenues of self-help and discovery, the opinions expressed within these forums are not regulated by the JCC.

SECOND GENERATION GROUP
Participants share the unique experience of growing up as children of Holocaust survivors. For more information, contact Meryl Menashe, 516.395.9341, merylmenashe@gmail.com or Andrea Bolender, 516.353.2486, andrea.bolender@gmail.com
Meets the last Monday of the month, 7pm


PFLAG
PFLAG is dedicated to keeping families together when a loved one comes out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. Open group meetings or confidential helpline. For more information, visit pflagli.org.
Sunday, April 28
1-5pm


GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS (GA)
Gamblers Anonymous is a 12-step program for people who have a gambling addiction.
Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30pm


OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS (OA)
A 12-step program that offers physical, emotional, and spiritual recovery for those who
suffer from compulsive eating.
Saturdays, 9-10:30am


NORTH EAST RECOVERY ALLIANCE OF LONG ISLAND (NERALI): CONCERNED PERSONS GROUP
This monthly group empowers and supports family members and friends of loved ones
wrestling with substance abuse. For more information, contact Jane Fox, 516.589.9171,
jane.fox@nerali.org.
First Monday of each month, 7pm

Michelle Laser, LCSW

Director of Social Services

(516) 484-1545 x200

Providing members of SJJCC and the greater community with programs that offer individual and group support is Michelle Laser, Director of Social Services. Michelle received a Bachelor of Arts in…

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