This #GivingTuesday, We're Giving Too!

Last year, you blew us away. So many of you stepped up to support CJC financially and help make sure that a good job is within reach for everyone. This year, we are ready with a creative way to say thanks to those who give on #Giving Tuesday (November 29). We hope you like it! [...]

By |2017-09-25T17:53:23+00:00November 18th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

Fall 2016 Frontline Focus Flyer

The Fall Frontline Focus Flyer is here! Get up to date with our upcoming training calendar, a policy update, and information about Frontline Focus Certification. This and more is at your fingertips right here.

By |2017-09-25T17:53:24+00:00November 7th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

Jobs are One in a Million Reasons for a Responsible Budget

CJC is joining with other members of the Responsible Budget Coalition for the One in a Million campaign–an effort to share stories about the harm across Illinois communities because we do not have a state budget that invests in vital programs. Check out our video below, and learn more about the campaign here. And if you [...]

By |2017-09-27T18:32:31+00:00September 21st, 2016|Tags: , |0 Comments

Summer 2016 Frontline Focus Flyer

The Summer Frontline Focus Flyer is here! Get up to date with our upcoming training calendar, a recap of our July FWA meeting on self care, and our FY2016 Performance Metrics Dashboard. This and more is at your fingertips right here.

By |2017-09-25T17:57:38+00:00August 29th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

Letter: Providers and Advocates Demand Ventra Improvements

In a letter released today, social service providers joined with policy advocates to ask CTA for improvements to the Ventra fare system. For years, providers have waited for improvements to basic functionality of the Ventra system, and continue to wait today. Social service providers in Chicago spend almost $1.5 million on Ventra tickets every month, in order [...]

By |2017-10-20T14:29:47+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Tags: , |0 Comments

Spring 2016 Frontline Focus Flyer

Catch up on the latest from the Frontline Focus Training Institute with our spring flyer! Read the results of our 2016 Annual Survey, access the Career Foundations curriculum, and take a look at our calendar of upcoming events and sign up for FFTI courses! This and more is at your fingertips right here.

By |2017-10-20T14:33:22+00:00May 19th, 2016|Tags: , |0 Comments

Registration Is Open For Our Annual Meeting!

Registration is now open for our 35th Annual Meeting Celebration "Ideas and Action From the Community, For the Community." For more program details, and to register, click here. When: Friday, June 3, 2016 8:30 am - 11:00 am Breakfast and Registration at 8:30 Program begins promptly at 9:00 Where: Hotel Palomar Chicago 505 N. State Street 5th [...]

By |2017-09-25T18:10:03+00:00April 29th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

We're headed to Springfield

Did you hear? Pennsylvania ended their budget stalemate last week, meaning that Illinois has now gone longer without a state budget than…well, ever as far as we can tell. Register now to join CJC, the National Association of Social Workers Illinois Chapter, and other Responsible Budget Coalition members in Springfield on Tuesday, April 5 (next week) to [...]

By |2017-09-27T18:34:27+00:00March 30th, 2016|Tags: , , |0 Comments