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The Max Michelson Humanitarian Award

Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Metrowest is proud to announce that Andrew (Andy) Tarsy will be awarded the inaugural
Max Michelson Humanitarian Award on May 9, 2018
at JFS’s gala, Seize the Dream. Continue reading

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JFS Homecare Employee Receives Outstanding Service Award from Baypath Elder Services

Congratulations to our homecare employee Felicita Mejia. She received an Outstanding Service Award from Baypath Elder Services for her compassionate and meticulous caring for our elder clients. Well Done!!! Continue reading

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Volunteers needed – become a JFS Patient Navigator – next training: February 27th!

Volunteer in your free time and help frail elders get the medical care and information they need to manage their heath, improve their quality of life and live independently in the community. Call us today! Continue reading

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Many Thanks to CJP Women’s Philanthropy!

Thank you to CJP Women’s Philanthropy President Judith Sydney and Committee Chairs Laurie Gliklich and Jennifer Drucker, who organized an amazing event to benefit the JFS Children’s Clothing Closet!  Over 70 women collected thousands of items, which were sorted and … Continue reading

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Learn Strategies to Improve Hearing, Attend a Lunch and Learn February 13, 2018, Natick

Join Leslie McCowan, Director of the Audiology Clinic at The Learning Center for the Deaf in Framingham to discuss hearing loss, communication strategies and what you should know and look for before starting the hearing aid trial process. She will also discuss how physical and mental health can be impacted by hearing loss. Continue reading

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JFS to Honor Outstanding Community Leaders at 28th Annual Seize the Dream Gala on May 9, 2018

JFS of Metrowest is pleased to announce that Dan and Dana Finn of Natick,  Brad and Allison Kates of Wayland, and Andy Tarsy of Cambridge will be honored at the 28th annual Seize the Dream Gala event on Wednesday May 9, 2018 at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center. Continue reading

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Become a JFS Patient Navigator – attend a training January 30, 2018

Patient Navigator is hosting its next volunteer training on Tuesday January 30th. Click to learn more. Continue reading

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