Individual + Group Support
We offer professional, confidential, short-term counseling for individuals, young adults, adults, seniors, and families. For more information, contact our Support Group + Counseling Services, 516.484.1545 ext. 196.
Let us help you through life’s challenges in these virtual or in-person support groups. Groups held for those caring for an older adult, for those that are bereaved, for those caring for someone with young onset dementia, and for those that are separated or divorced, in our confidential, age and life-stage appropriate professionally led support groups facilitated by caring, experienced and licensed social workers. A brief telephone intake is required. Please call 516.484.1545 ext. 196 and leave a brief message with your name and phone number.
$80 PIC & JCC members / $120 nonmembers
$100 PIC & JCC members / $150 nonmembers
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, firstname.lastname@example.org or Andrea Bolender, 516.353.2486, email@example.com.
Meets the last Monday of the month, 7pm
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.
GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS (GA)
Gamblers Anonymous is a 12-step program for people who have a gambling addiction.
OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS (OA)
A 12-step program that offers physical, emotional, and spiritual recovery for those who
suffer from compulsive eating.
Saturdays, 9am (virtual meeting)
To join, visit https://zoom.us/j/774646690?pwd=NHVwWm5FdCtKNDNqalVsMWpMbEM3QT09 (password is 535356)
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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meets the first Monday of each month, 7pm
GA’AVAH PARENT SUPPORT GROUP
Friedberg JCC hosts a monthly in-person support groups for LGBTQ+ families. For more information and to register, click here.