Women’s Workshops are one-session seminars to help you enrich and enhance your life. The sessions address a wide range of compelling issues such as reducing stress, coping with grief and loss, improving your self-esteem, marketing yourself for a new job and managing your divorce. For a complete list of current Workshops, see below.

Workshops are open to all women in the community. Registration is required; cost is $7 per session. As a benefit of membership, workshops are free to NCJW/Essex members if you register in advance.

Unless otherwise noted, Workshops are held in the NCJW/Essex Conference Room, 70 South Orange Avenue, Suite 120, Livingston, NJ.
For more information on attending a workshop or leading one, call the NCJW/Essex Center for Women at 973-994-4994 or
email centerforwomen@ncjwessex.org.


  • May 2, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Are you or someone you know turning 65 or retiring this year? Feeling overwhelmed by the choices surrounding Medicare and how to enroll? Dan Katzeff, a financial services professional and expert Medicare adviser, will explain the Medicare process and make it easy to understand. Learn the ins and outs of Medicare and how to manage Read More


  • Jun 6, 2019
    7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Selling your home is a time of questions and angst.  How to prepare your psyche and your home takes time and planning.  As a former realtor and an attorney, Ellie Cohen, Esq. has worked with clients for more than 30 years helping them to understand the process. She will help you plan a blueprint for Read More