Welcome to Jewish Family Service!
Providing Support for Life's Challenges…
JFS is a not-for-profit, non-sectarian social service agency whose purpose is to preserve and strengthen the quality of individual, family and community life based on Jewish values.
JFS Marks 36th Anniversary in 2016 — Double Chai
This year marks the 36th anniversary of JFS providing service to the community. You might not be aware of this but over the past 36 years JFS has: Provided Mental Health counseling to 3,000 individuals; Career Counseling Services to 1,000 job seekers; 280 families have benefited from our Family Mentor volunteer program; 100 Holocaust survivors have received support services to help them age in the dignity if their own homes; and JFS helped to Resettle 70 families from the former Soviet Union. We’ve also provided support programs to over 100 families that have children with special needs; distributed over $100,000 in Emergency Assistance to those in need of food and other necessities and our volunteers have logged over 25,000 hours of service time helping to make life a little better for those living in our community.
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