Events

Support Groups now being held remotely

All of our regularly scheduled JLAP groups are being offered remotely. Current participates in these groups should receive a link with your normal reminder email. If you did not receive it or need it again, please call JLAP at 317-833-0370.

Care for the Caregiver Support Group

Caring for a loved one who is aging, ill, or has a disability can be time-consuming, exhausting, and challenging, particularly when you are trying to balance it with the challenges of family and a legal career. You are not alone. JLAP, the Indiana Judge’s and Lawyer’s Assistance Program, offers a support group for judges, lawyers, and law students managing the care of a loved one.

When: Second Thursday of every month, 12:00 PM

Where: Central Indiana; Call for details and location - 866-428-JLAP (5527) Teleconference access is also available for this group.


Addiction Issues Support Groups

A safe and confidential place for lawyers, judges, and law students to discuss concerns regarding their own substance use. The purpose of the group is to share in problem solving, provide support and reduce isolation. This is a peer support group and is not intended to replace treatment or structured 12-step work, but to provide another alternative to supplement such programs.

Northern Indiana

When: First Wednesday of every month, 5:30 PM

Where: Lake, Porter & Surrounding Counties; Call for details and location - 866-428-JLAP (5527)

Central Indiana

When: First Wednesday and third Tuesday of every month in the evening.

Where: Call for Location - 866-428-JLAP (5527)


Stress and Mental Health Support Groups

A safe and confidential place for judges, lawyers and law students to exchange ideas about coping with the stress of the practice, depression and other mental health issues, to support one another, and to reduce isolation.

Central Indiana

When: Third Wednesday of every month in the evening or Fourth Wednesday of every month midday

Where: Call for details and location - 866-428-JLAP (5527)

Northwest Indiana

When: First Thursday of ever month

Where: Call for details and location - 866-428-JLAP (5527)


General Support Group

A safe and confidential place for legal professionals to explore and discuss life barriers and solutions while providing support and facilitating personal growth. More info

Southeast Indiana

When: First Tuesday of every month

Where: Clark and surrounding counties; Call for details and location- 866-428-JLAP (5527)

Northeast Indiana

When: Third Monday of  every month

Where: Fort Wayne, Allen County, Call for details and location- 260-433-0322

For more information about these support groups or other issues, call JLAP at (317) 833-0370 or toll free (866) 428-JLAP (5527).


Weekly Statewide Groups

NEW Weekly Connection Group

A discussion group to combat isolation and share concerns and support — every Wednesday at noon starting 3/25/20. Call JLAP at (317) 833-0370 or toll free (866) 428-JLAP (5527) for more information and the Zoom link.

NEW Weekly Law Student Group

A discussion group for law students to combat isolation and share concerns and support — every Monday at noon starting 3/30/20. Call JLAP at (317) 833-0370 or toll free (866) 428-JLAP (5527) for more information and the Zoom link.