JFFS' Women Forward Program helps women over 40 of all faiths enter the job market. A certified career/life coach and a financial stability coach give one-on-one guidance, helping participants gain confidence, employment and financial wherewithal. The program is free of charge.
For more information about Women Forward, or to set up an intake session, call 949.435.3460
Every participant works with a career coach and financial stability coach to strengthen her skills. Then, she has access to any, or all, of the following services:
Connect with a mentor, when appropriate, to build professional networks
Participate in post-employment career ladder coaching
THE MIRACLE OF CHOICE
Sunday, January 28, 10 -12 Noon
Presenter: Lauren Gavshon Brand, PsyD
Chief Operating Officer, Jewish Federation & Family Services, Orange County
EQ IS THE NEW IQ
Sunday, February 25, 10 - 12 Noon
Presenter: Marian Anderson
Director, Human Resources, Critical Care & Vascular Business Unit, Edwards Lifesciences
WHAT SHAPE IS YOUR TREE?
Sunday, March 25, 10 - 12 Noon
Presenter: Cathy Rooney
Consultant & Former VP. Sales Operations and Client Services, CoreLogic and First American Financial
BUILDING YOUR BRAND
Sunday, April 29, 10 – 12 Noon
Presenter: Teresa A. McQueen, Esq.
Certified Business Etiquette Trainer & Founder / Principal Attorney, SAFFIRE LEGAL, PC
BALANCING EMOTIONAL RESPONSES IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS
Sunday, June 24, 10 - 12 Noon
Presenter: Sara Clancy Hernandez, Ph.D.
Licensed Therapist, Private Practice
Special thanks to John and Sandra Goodman for their generous support of the Women Forward program.