Saturday nights, meets monthly October–June
J Club is an inclusive social club. It is designed to provide fun, social opportunities in a structured, supportive environment for young children. Trained staff assist children in navigating through challenging social interactions and engaging in meaningful relationships. Events are planned on a monthly basis and vary from activities at the J to outings in the community. For more information, contact Aryn.Cahen@jccnv.org.
Fee: $30 per event
Going Places! Teens: Ages 14–18
Going Places! Young Adults: Ages 18–26
Going Places! Adults: Ages 26+
Contact Melissa.Hochberg@jccnv.org, 703.537.3040 for more information or to join our events contact list.
Sundays, once a month
The J and the Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) present a social club for teens, young adults, and adults diagnosed with high functioning autism (formerly Asperger’s syndrome and PDD-NOS). The club provides social opportunities in a supportive environment with guidance from professionally trained staff to help participants improve their social skills and overall comfort in social situations. A variety of outings (including parties, bowling, dinners, mini golf, and outdoor adventures) are scheduled year-round. Events are led by the J’s Resource Specialist Melissa Hochberg, M. Ed, and JSSA’s Michel Berkson, LCSW, LICSW.
Fee: $30 per event
Going Places! is partially funded by the Harry and Zoe Poole Foundation.
For college students.
Monthly, dates and times TBA
Contact: Melissa.Hochberg@jccnv.org, 703.537.3040
The J and JSSA, in conjunction with NVCC, present a social club for college students of all abilities. The club provides social opportunities in a supportive environment with guidance from professionally trained staff who work with participants on improving social skills and their overall comfort in social situations. Events may include games, bowling, parties, dinners, and much more!
Fee: $20 per event
This is a joint program of JCCNV, JSSA, and NVCC made possible through a grant by LifeCircle Alliances.