Jewish Family Service Spotlight Event

Join us for our annual Jewish Family Service Spotlight Event and Reva Stocker Lecture Series featuring comedian Gary Gulman. After being a finalist on the NBC show Last Comic Standing, comedian Gary Gulman is now shining a spotlight on mental health in his first HBO special The Great Depresh.  Join us as Gulman takes the […]

Raising Kids in a Complex World

Navigating parenting through a Jewish lens with Rabbi Rachel Share and Jackie Issner, PhD, LP.   This is a monthly series for anyone with a role in raising children ages 7 to 12. Each session is self contained.  This program is supported by We Need to Talk, which is a community-wide youth mental health initiative provided […]

Dear Evan Hansen and Special Fundraising Event to Support Youth Mental Health in the Detroit Jewish Community

Dear Evan Hansen, the Tony award winning musical, is coming to the Fisher Theater in Spring of 2020. On Wednesday, April 1st, the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, Jewish Family Service, The Jewish Community Center, and Children’s Foundation will partner for a fundraising event centered around the show, including tickets to the show. Both deeply […]

Raising Kids in a Complex World

Navigating parenting through a Jewish lens with Rabbi Rachel Share and Jackie Issner, PhD, LP.   This is a monthly series for anyone with a role in raising children ages 7 to 12. Each session is self contained.  This program is supported by We Need to Talk, which is a community-wide youth mental health initiative provided […]

Raising Kids in a Complex World

Navigating parenting through a Jewish lens with Rabbi Rachel Share and Jackie Issner, PhD, LP.   This is a monthly series for anyone with a role in raising children ages 7 to 12. Each session is self contained.  This program is supported by We Need to Talk, which is a community-wide youth mental health initiative provided […]

Raising Kids in a Complex World

Navigating parenting through a Jewish lens with Rabbi Rachel Share and Jackie Issner, PhD, LP.   This is a monthly series for anyone with a role in raising children ages 7 to 12. Each session is self contained.  This program is supported by We Need to Talk, which is a community-wide youth mental health initiative provided […]

Raising Kids in a Complex World

Navigating parenting through a Jewish lens with Rabbi Rachel Share and Jackie Issner, PhD, LP.   This is a monthly series for anyone with a role in raising children ages 7 to 12. Each session is self contained.  This program is supported by We Need to Talk, which is a community-wide youth mental health initiative provided […]

Brunch and Self Defense

Calling all teens in the community: Join us at Soul Cafe for a delicious brunch with important conversations around healthy relationships. Then, we will be partaking in a self defense class following brunch. Not only will you walk away from this program with having incredible food, company, and important skills, but there will also be […]

Raising Kids in a Complex World

Navigating parenting through a Jewish lens with Rabbi Rachel Share and Jackie Issner, PhD, LP.   This is a monthly series for anyone with a role in raising children ages 7 to 12. Each session is self contained.  This program is supported by We Need to Talk, which is a community-wide youth mental health initiative provided […]

Suicide: The Ripple Effect

JFMD’s youth mental health initiative, We Need to Talk, and Friendship Circle’s UMatter program are partnering to bring in speaker Kevin Hines, suicide attempt survivor now mental health advocate, to share his story and show his film Suicide: The Ripple Effect.