PROJECT COORDINATOR, PROJECT CHIZUK
Abbie has been working with Project Chizuk since its inception in 2008. Project Chizuk is a community program with Jewish Family Service that arose in response to an increase in unemployment in the community due to the severe economic situation. In 1999, Abbie began the Vocational Department at Jewish Family Services and later became the Director of Vocational Service for YACHAD and the National Jewish Counsel for Disabilities. Abbie has held previous positions as an Employment Specialist at Northampton Community College, Program Coordinator at 70001, and a Personnel Employee at Maimonides Medical Center. Abbie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and has also been trained in employment counseling, interviewing skills, and job placement by the New York State Employment Agency.
She can be reached via email at Abbie@ProjectChizuk.com