The Link Between Human and Animal Abuse with Phil Arkow
Hilary and guest Phil Arkow, Coordinator of the National Link Coalition, discuss the link between human and animal abuse. To learn more about the National Link Coalition, visit nationallinkcoalition.org.
Hilary and guest Nick Luciano, founder and CEO of Safe Way Out, discuss how his organization supports domestic violence victims and offer advice for how you can protect yourself against violence and intimidation.
"Maid" to Survive: Cleaning up the Myths about Domestic Violence
The Netflix original series "Maid" explores a young mother’s struggle to provide for her child after fleeing an abusive relationship. Released in October 2021, the ten-part series has been widely viewed and discussed. Join JFCS for a panel discussion about "Maid," including the harsh financial an...
Speaking With Our Children About Mental Health and Well-Being
It can be hard to communicate with our children about their mental health. Carlos guides parents through having these conversations and shares an art project for parents to try with their children to help with calming down during tense or frustrating moments.
What are stress and anxiety biologically? How can we manage our reactions to these normal bodily reactions? Carlos offers an explanation of stress and anxiety as well as a grounding exercise to help manage your body's response to stressful situations.
We've all heard of mental health, but what exactly is it? And how do we work on improving it? In this episode, Carlos explains some commonly-used mental health terms and coaches viewers through a breathing exercise to slow down the mind.
JFCS invites you to view our 15th Annual Dubrow Vocational Celebration Breakfast celebrating the empowerment, independence, and potential of the clients in our Special Needs Supported Employment Program. November 20, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am