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JFS Western North Carolina Moved

After many months of searching and planning, Jewish Family Services of Western North Carolina, located in Asheville, ...

After many months of searching and planning, Jewish Family Services of Western North Carolina, located in Asheville, finally moved out of the JCC building into new, independent agency space!

With the new location, JFSWNC will be expanding and adding programs to better serve the community. This will include an expansion of: Case Management, Food Pantry, Job Coaching, Elder Club Group Respiite, and, new support groups and educational programs. JFS WNC looks forward to adding mental health counseling later in 2014. Their new facility includes a kosher kitchen so they can continue to prepare and serve kosher meals in the Elder Club and for Jewish holiday meal deliveries. JFS WNC's most important goal: supporting individuals and families so that they can overcome challenges and achieve a better quality of life. 

Numbers Tell Story for New Senior Center

Jaclyn Faffer, President/CEO of Jewish Family & Community Services of Southwest Florida comments on the opening o...

Jaclyn Faffer, President/CEO of Jewish Family & Community Services of Southwest Florida comments on the opening of a senior center in Naples.

We are a data-driven society. And that's a good thing. We, at Jewish Family & Community Services of Southwest Florida, utilized data to support the development of this senior center.

 For example, according to a study done by the National Council on Aging, 70 percent of senior center participants are women and half of them live alone. Continue reading here.

From the Oscars to Dallas: Bette Midler Keynotes JFS Fundraiser

Music and film legend, Bette Midler, will be the wind beneath Jewish Family Service's of Dallas wings on May 1st ...

Music and film legend, Bette Midler, will be the wind beneath Jewish Family Service's of Dallas wings on May 1st the Hyatt Regency Dallas.
 
Ethel Zale, celebrates the power and impact of women in the Dallas area while providing substantial support for JFS' programs and services. For over 60 years, JFS has served the greater Dallas community by providing nationally accredited mental health and social services to anyone in need regardless of race, religion, ethnicity or ability to pay.