NCJW/Essex in Livingston sponsors good homework practices
for back to school
September is the perfect month to start children off with a good approach
to homework. On Tues., Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Dr.
Rachel Kandel, a clinical psychologist with a private practice in New
York, will discuss the purpose of homework, common homework problems and
how to minimize the struggle. Practical suggestions about being supportive will also be discussed along with when to seek outside
For those turning 65 or retiring this year, choices surrounding
Medicare can be overwhelming and enrollment confusing. Dan Katzeff, a financial
services professional, and expert Medicare adviser will explain the Medicare
process and make it easy to understand on Thurs., Sept. 22, from 7:15 p.m. to 9 p.m. Learn the ins and outs of Medicare and how to
manage healthcare expenses in retirement. Annual enrollment begins in
October so be sure to sign up and bring questions!
Registration is required and programs are open to all women in the
community. To register or for additional information about this or other
programs, call the NCJW/Essex Center for Women at 973-994-4994 or
visit www.centerforwomenNJ.org. Workshops are free for members of NCJW, and are $7 per workshop for non-members.
The Linda and Rudy Slucker NCJW/Essex Center for Women is a nonsectarian,
nonprofit community service sponsored by the NCJW Essex County Section that
works to improve the quality of life for women, children, families and the
elderly through a variety of nonsectarian services.