September 10, 2020

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Parenting During the Pandemic: Back to School Edition Virtual Program

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED Several parents expressed interest in attending this program, but back to school events created a conflict. We will reschedule. VIRTUAL. IN PERSON. BUBBLES. PODS.MASKS. FACE SHIELDS. STRESS! Despite knowing your child better than anyone, there are so manycompeting factors — it’s hard not to ask, “Am I making the right …Read More

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Send a hug Website

September 2, 2020

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Sending Hugs

During the pandemic, JFS has been hugging our community with one-on-one calls and video chats, kosher meal delivery, grocery shopping, virtual groups, and more to ensure people feel supported and connected. NOW YOU CAN SEND A HUG TO SUPPORT A LOVED ONE! For just $5, we will send a hand-addressed YOU’VE BEEN HUGGED postcard or …Read More

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August 31, 2020

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JFS has College Scholarship Opportunities for 2020-21

Jewish Family Services is offering scholarship opportunities for local undergraduate and graduate students. The following JFS scholarships of $1,000-$2,000 are now available to support Jewish students with college-related expenses. Scholarships are made possible by: The David and Rose Udelson Bray Scholarship Fund The Hessberg Trust The JFS Scholarship Fund* Eligibility requirements vary per scholarship. Students …Read More

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August 25, 2020

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JFS is Hiring a Jewish Community Chaplain

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Jewish Community Chaplain sought to serve as in-house chaplain in senior continuum of care community (50%) and as regional resource (25-50%) Responsibilities include: Serving as the in-house Chaplain for Daughters of Sarah Community for Seniors.  Job functions will include:Providing pastoral care and counseling for residents of the Nursing & Rehabilitation Center and The …Read More

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August 2, 2020

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Two Positions Available: Director of Clinical Services and Intake Coordinator & Clinician

Director of Clinical Services(75% – Full Time) PURPOSE To direct clinical services department of JFS; to offer responsive and innovative social work interventions supporting individuals of all ages and families with life’s challenges and transitions. Responsibilities: Direct clinical services department of JFSProvide leadership and supervision to clinical staff and internsProvide counseling, case management and information/referrals …Read More

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