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career strategies

UJA-Federation of New York's Long Island Connect to Care provides free services and programs for individuals affected by the economic environment.  

  • Employment and career transition services, including workshops (creating a resume, interviewing skills, writing cover and thank you letters and using social media); networking opportunities; transitional support and individual consultation with a career counselor
  • Financial consultation, debt counseling and budget assistance
  • Legal consulting
  • Special networking events and programs
  • Short term counseling

For more information contact Peggy Jaeger, C2C program director at 484-1545 ext.177


Programs For November 2014




LinkedIn Pictures

It is a known fact that to get responses on LinkedIn you must have a professional picture. Please come to the 5towns JCC and meet our talented volunteer who will be taking pictures for you to use with LinkedIn and other social media.


Date: Thursday November 6, 2014

Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 

Location: JCC of the Greater Five Towns, 207 Grove Avenue

Cedarhurst, New York 11516


For LinkedIn pictures





Constant Contact Presents - Build Your Marketing Toolkit
Thursday, November 06, 2014, 8:00am-10:00am


Breakfast & Learn - This presentation is designed to uncover some core marketing concepts and show that a little bit of marketing knowledge can go a long way. We'll show how different marketing activities fit together to help small businesses build a working framework and reflect on their own marketing program.

Sid Jacobson JCC, 300 Forest Drive, East Hills, NY 11548


For Constant Contact Workshop register here 





Baby Boomers - Make your business idea a reality!

Have you been impacted by the recession?

Are you looking for the next challenge?
Do you want to launch your own business?


The Hebrew Free Loan Society (HFLS), with the support of UJA-Federation of New York, will offer Encore Entrepreneurs: Basic Business Training for Baby Boomers starting December 3, 2014. The course uses the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation's FastTrac´┐Ż NewVenturetm Entrepreneurship Program, which positions people for success by helping them hone the skills needed to create, manage and grow successful consulting and other businesses.


Applications are now being accepted!

Visit hfls.org/encoreentrepreneurs to learn more about the program and to apply.


Learn more about this comprehensive, highly-interactive 12-week course:

Date: November 10, 2014

Time: 3:00-4:00pm

Location: Sid Jacobson JCC, 300 Forest Drive, East Hills, NY  11548


For HFLS Workshop register here









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