Join One of Our Virtual Groups

June 17, 2020

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JFS is providing virtual groups for teens, adults and seniors*. We are waiving fees for these groups and they will be facilitated by JFS clinical staff. Once you register, you will be emailed a link / phone number to join the group via Zoom, an online, interactive platform with video — but you can also …Read More

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Mourning the Senseless Killing of
George Floyd

June 2, 2020

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Our Jewish Community is grief stricken. We stand in solidarity with our black brothers and sisters in the Jewish community and beyond, as we all mourn the violent death of George Floyd. Our community rejects racism and bigotry in all its forms in our society. Along with Civil Rights leaders, local officials, and other religious …Read More

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JFS Mensches & Mimosas Live Tribute Video and Program Book

May 17, 2020

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M&M

A community-wide virtual celebration of mensches! Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 11 AM Here is a link to the video on Facebook or watch it here on YouTube. Read the program book here. Want to see the the uncut tribute footage from our individual mensches and their nominating organizations? Here is a link. We’re still …Read More

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MANY Thanks to Our Mensches & Mimosas Supporters!

May 16, 2020

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See the Mensches & Mimosas program book here! PLATINUMThe Massry Family SILVERFact Finders, Inc.Rachel Minkin & Rabbi Roy FeldmanJoy Davidoff & James FinaleGilah & Dr. Eric MosesJane & Garry Sanders BRONZEAlbany ENT & Allergy Services, PCAlbany Jewish Community CenterNanette & Arthur BrennerEvy & Larry FarbsteinJane & Lev Ginsburg Karen Glaser Licensed Associate Real Estate BrokerSusan …Read More

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JFS is Open and is Supporting a Range of Community Needs

March 18, 2020

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This is a scary and uncertain time for us all. We are all having to learn a new normal…with directives regarding COVID-19 changing every day. For many of you, your family and friends, it’s also threatening mental health and emotional well-being and sparking serious questions about food access and long-term care options for older adults.  JFS …Read More

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