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Workshop Calendar

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November 2019

November 1, 2019

Sexual Harassment Support Group (NYC)

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Actors Fund is providing a safe and confidential space for those who have experienced sexual harassment in the entertainment and performing arts community. This is a monthly support group for...

Self-Care For Women in the Entertainment Industry (NY)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

A 9-week group for women facing medical challenges interested in connecting with others to promote self-care through discussion and mindfulness techniques. As a program of the Phyllis Newman...

November 4, 2019

Resume Writing Workshop Part I (NY)

9:45 am - 11:45 am

Are you tired of submitting resumes and getting no response? Are you unsure of what you should put on your resume? Are you hesitant about creating a resume on your own?

If you answered YES...

LinkedIn Beginner Group Support Session (NYC)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this hands-on session, beginning users learn how to set up and tweak their personal profiles in addition to learning how to utilize the platform in a meaningful way. 

  • Computers are...

The Career Center Orientation (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Orientation is the first step to enrolling in the services of The Career Center. 

The Career Center addresses a central challenge for performing arts and entertainment professionals:...

Welcome to Medicare (NY)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The seminar is for anyone who will soon be getting Medicare and wants to learn more about how it works,  understand the many options available and the timing of choosing and enrolling in coverage...

November 5, 2019

Budgeting Nuts & Bolts (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A single-session workshop focused on identifying financial goals and getting specific about the flow of money in our lives. Participants will learn simple strategies for tracking...

Self-Care to Give Care (NY)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This group is intended for everyone who does the challenging work of caring for a loved one who is an older adult (whether a partner, spouse, parent, friend or other family). This initiative gives...

Job Search Intensive

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Are you actively looking for work right now?
  • Do you have a targeted resume?
  • Have you participated in Career Center Job Search workshops?

If so, Job...

HIV & Relationships Group (NYC)

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

An on-going weekly therapeutic support group for individuals with HIV looking to explore healthy ways of engaging in relationships. Through mutual support and feedback, members can gain awareness...

Money Matters: Investing Basics for Creative Professionals (NYC)

5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Getting started with investing does not have to be intimidating–and it’s definitely not just for the wealthy! Join The Actors Fund and David Maurice Sharp, author of The Thriving Artist,...

Every Artist Insured (NY)

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

This seminar will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide...

November 6, 2019

Job Search Seminar Unit 1A | Developing Your Marketing Plan Pt. 1 (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Today’s employment climate is more competitive than ever and there are many people out there competing for the best jobs available. As a result, the first step to a successful job search is to...

Support Group for Injured Dancers (NY)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

An 8-week group for professional dancers who are managing or recovering from an injury. Through open discussion and the sharing of resources and healthy coping strategies, this group will provide...

What Now? A Roadmap to Meaningful Work (NY)

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Performing Arts and Entertainment Professionals often find themselves working in supplemental employment that doesn’t connect to their values and skills. As a result, many find themselves in jobs...

Establishing a Personal Mindfulness Meditation Practice (NY)

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

As mindfulness becomes a buzzword in our modern world, its meaning has grown increasingly murky. Our goal is to dispel some of the big myths surrounding mindfulness and introduce a...

November 7, 2019

Job Search Fundamentals (NYC)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

JOB SEARCH SEMINAR UNIT 1: RESEARCH & EVALUATE

A job search is a deeply personal venture that requires those involved to roll up their sleeves and work through a series...

Money Matters: Managing Debt & Credit (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

In this two-part seminar, we will cover the basics of consumer debt, including debt relief options, understanding and improving your credit, and strategies for paying off debt with variable...

Every Artist Insured (NY)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This seminar will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide...

Psychology of Money (NYC)

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Psychology of Money explores how family, cultural, and entertainment industry attitudes contribute to how we think about and use money. This six-week group will help participants identify their...

Debtors Anonymous (NYC)

6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Debtors Anonymous is a non-profit organization that offers hope for people whose use of unsecured debt causes problems and suffering in their lives and the lives of others. Members find relief by...

November 8, 2019

Apartment Hunting 101: Strategies for Finding Housing in New York City

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Are you looking for a new place to live? Do you need to leave your current housing? Check out our new Housing Seminar that helps you navigate the current housing and sublet market in New York City...

Self-Care For Women in the Entertainment Industry (NY)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

A 9-week group for women facing medical challenges interested in connecting with others to promote self-care through discussion and mindfulness techniques. As a program of the Phyllis Newman...

November 11, 2019

Resume Writing Workshop Part II (NY)

9:45 am - 11:45 am

Are you tired of submitting resumes and getting no response? Are you unsure of what you should put on your resume? Are you hesitant about creating a resume on your own?

If you answered YES...

The Career Center Orientation (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Orientation is the first step to enrolling in the services of The Career Center. 

The Career Center addresses a central challenge for performing arts and entertainment professionals:...

Welcome to Medicare (NY)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The seminar is for anyone who will soon be getting Medicare and wants to learn more about how it works,  understand the many options available and the timing of choosing and enrolling in coverage...

November 12, 2019

Self-Care to Give Care (NY)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This group is intended for everyone who does the challenging work of caring for a loved one who is an older adult (whether a partner, spouse, parent, friend or other family). This initiative gives...

Advanced LinkedIn Seminar (NYC)

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Are you ready to take your LinkedIn skills to the next level? In this course, you will engage in a 30-Day LinkedIn challenge that will ensure an increase in your LinkedIn navigation and networking...

Applying for Affordable Housing (NYC)

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Want to apply for affordable housing but don't know where to begin? The Actors Fund affordable housing seminar helps participants get organized so they can be prepared to take advantage of...

Job Search Intensive

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Are you actively looking for work right now?
  • Do you have a targeted resume?
  • Have you participated in Career Center Job Search workshops?

If so, Job...

HIV & Relationships Group (NYC)

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

An on-going weekly therapeutic support group for individuals with HIV looking to explore healthy ways of engaging in relationships. Through mutual support and feedback, members can gain awareness...

The Insurance Doctor Is In! (NY)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Actors Fund Artists Health Insurance Resource Center joins forces with Howl Arts, Inc. to provide unbiased assistance with the NY State of Health Marketplace and answers to medical billing and...

Money Matters: Investing Basics for Creative Professionals (NYC)

5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Getting started with investing does not have to be intimidating–and it’s definitely not just for the wealthy! Join The Actors Fund and David Maurice Sharp, author of The Thriving Artist,...

Every Artist Insured (NY)

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

This seminar will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide...

November 13, 2019

Job Search Seminar Unit 1B | Developing Your Marketing Plan Pt. 2 (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Today’s employment climate is more competitive than ever and there are many people out there competing for the best jobs available. As a result, the second step to a successful job search is to...

Support Group for Injured Dancers (NY)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

An 8-week group for professional dancers who are managing or recovering from an injury. Through open discussion and the sharing of resources and healthy coping strategies, this group will provide...

Applying for Affordable Housing (NYC)

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Want to apply for affordable housing but don't know where to begin? The Actors Fund affordable housing seminar helps participants get organized so they can be prepared to take advantage of...

November 14, 2019

Job Search Fundamentals (NYC)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

JOB SEARCH SEMINAR UNIT 1: RESEARCH & EVALUATE

A job search is a deeply personal venture that requires those involved to roll up their sleeves and work through a series...

Money Matters: Managing Debt & Credit (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

In this two-part seminar, we will cover the basics of consumer debt, including debt relief options, understanding and improving your credit, and strategies for paying off debt with variable...

Every Artist Insured (NY)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This seminar will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide...

National Dancer Info Session

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

LEARN ABOUT DANCER SERVICES AT THE ACTORS FUND - For dancers unable to attend meetings in person.

Please Note...

Psychology of Money (NYC)

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Psychology of Money explores how family, cultural, and entertainment industry attitudes contribute to how we think about and use money. This six-week group will help participants identify their...

Every Musician Insured! (NY)

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

This free workshop will provide you with clear guidance on what all your options are, explain some recent changes, and answer your burning questions! Open to anyone in the music...

Debtors Anonymous (NYC)

6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Debtors Anonymous is a non-profit organization that offers hope for people whose use of unsecured debt causes problems and suffering in their lives and the lives of others. Members find relief by...

November 15, 2019

Self-Care For Women in the Entertainment Industry (NY)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

A 9-week group for women facing medical challenges interested in connecting with others to promote self-care through discussion and mindfulness techniques. As a program of the Phyllis Newman...

November 18, 2019

Resume Writing Workshop Part I (NY)

9:45 am - 11:45 am

Are you tired of submitting resumes and getting no response? Are you unsure of what you should put on your resume? Are you hesitant about creating a resume on your own?

If you answered YES...

LinkedIn Beginner Group Support Session (NYC)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this hands-on session, beginning users learn how to set up and tweak their personal profiles in addition to learning how to utilize the platform in a meaningful way. 

  • Computers are...

The Career Center Orientation (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Orientation is the first step to enrolling in the services of The Career Center. 

The Career Center addresses a central challenge for performing arts and entertainment professionals:...

Welcome to Medicare (NY)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The seminar is for anyone who will soon be getting Medicare and wants to learn more about how it works,  understand the many options available and the timing of choosing and enrolling in coverage...

Money Matters: Managing Student Loans (NYC)

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

A degree in the arts can be a large investment, and if you financed yours with student loans, finding information and getting support around them can be a challenge. That’s where the Artists...

November 19, 2019

Free Flu Shots for the Performing Arts Community (NY)

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Stay healthy this flu season. The Actors Fund and Mt. Sinai's Friedman Health Center for the Performing Arts are offering free flu shots for the Performing Arts Community.  

Financial Wellness Graduate Group (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A monthly group providing ongoing support for graduates of Managing Cash Flow at The Actors Fund. Participants receive guidance and troubleshoot individual challenges, while building community and...

Self-Care to Give Care (NY)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This group is intended for everyone who does the challenging work of caring for a loved one who is an older adult (whether a partner, spouse, parent, friend or other family). This initiative gives...

HIV & Relationships Group (NYC)

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

An on-going weekly therapeutic support group for individuals with HIV looking to explore healthy ways of engaging in relationships. Through mutual support and feedback, members can gain awareness...

Artists Financial Support Group Meeting (NYC)

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Artists Financial Support Group, a NYC-based non-profit, hosts this free, simple support group meeting where you can vent your frustrations about the financial challenges we face as artists,...

Every Artist Insured (NY)

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

This seminar will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide...

November 20, 2019

Job Search Seminar Unit 2 | Networking Principles and Practices (NYC)

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Networking is considered the most important tool in your job search tool kit. During this seminar we will discuss how to leverage the hidden job market through networking and the best practices of...

Support Group for Injured Dancers (NY)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

An 8-week group for professional dancers who are managing or recovering from an injury. Through open discussion and the sharing of resources and healthy coping strategies, this group will provide...

Affordable Housing for Seniors (NYC)

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tailored for senior citizens, this seminar helps participants better understand the affordable housing landscape and get organized and prepared to take advantage of...

November 21, 2019

Job Search Fundamentals (NYC)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

JOB SEARCH SEMINAR UNIT 1: RESEARCH & EVALUATE

A job search is a deeply personal venture that requires those involved to roll up their sleeves and work through a series...

Every Artist Insured (NY)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This seminar will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide...

Job Search & Social Media (NYC)

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Employers use social media as a tool to source, vet and hire talent across platforms, like LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. In this session, we’ll discuss how your social media...

Job Search Intensive

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Are you actively looking for work right now?
  • Do you have a targeted resume?
  • Have you participated in Career Center Job Search workshops?

If so, Job...

Applying for Affordable Housing (Brooklyn)

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Want to apply for affordable housing but don't know where to begin? The Actors Fund affordable housing seminar helps participants get organized so they can be prepared to take advantage of...

Debtors Anonymous (NYC)

6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Debtors Anonymous is a non-profit organization that offers hope for people whose use of unsecured debt causes problems and suffering in their lives and the lives of others. Members find relief by...

November 22, 2019

Self-Care For Women in the Entertainment Industry (NY)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

A 9-week group for women facing medical challenges interested in connecting with others to promote self-care through discussion and mindfulness techniques. As a program of the Phyllis Newman...

November 25, 2019

Welcome to Medicare (NY)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The seminar is for anyone who will soon be getting Medicare and wants to learn more about how it works,  understand the many options available and the timing of choosing and enrolling in coverage...

November 26, 2019

Self-Care to Give Care (NY)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This group is intended for everyone who does the challenging work of caring for a loved one who is an older adult (whether a partner, spouse, parent, friend or other family). This initiative gives...

HIV & Relationships Group (NYC)

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

An on-going weekly therapeutic support group for individuals with HIV looking to explore healthy ways of engaging in relationships. Through mutual support and feedback, members can gain awareness...

Every Artist Insured (NY)

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

This seminar will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide...