Category Archives: Family Assistance Network

Celebrate Hanukkah with a Charitable Gift to JFS!

Many thanks to Ronna and Scott Cohen for their 7th annual gift to the JFS food pantry! Learn how you can perform a Hanukkah mitzvah – donate to JFS today! Continue reading

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JFS and Community Partners Provide Annual Thanksgiving Dinners to Families at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School

JFS Annual Thanksgiving Food Distribution a Huge Success. A show of stupendous community support and partnership brought 125 families full Thanksgiving meals for the Holiday! Continue reading

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JFS Hosts 7th Children’s Clothing Closet Pop-Up Shop!

The JFS Children’s Clothing Closet hosted its seventh pop-up shop at the Woodrow Wilson Elementary School this past week. Click to read more and see photos! Continue reading

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Join Our Team of JFS Patient Navigators – Next Training: Monday, January 27, 2020

Interested in volunteering with older adults? Join our team of JFS Patient Navigators! The next training is scheduled to take place on January 27, 2020. Continue reading

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JFS Elder Care – Is a Support Group Right for You?

It’s normal to feel overwhelmed with emotion. The experts and social workers of Allies in Aging JFS Elder Care Solutions are here to help! Click to learn more about support groups. Continue reading

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A Family Mitzvah in Celebration of a 50th Wedding Anniversary!

This Saturday, Chester and Diane Black celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family mitzvah, packing Ready-to-Wear clothing packages with their children and grandchildren. Congratulations and thank you, Chester and Diane! Click to read more and see photos. Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn on September 17th… “The Nitty Gritty Guide To Aging In Place”

Join us on September 17th for a Healthy Aging Lunch and Learn focused on anticipating the challenges of growing older. Click to read more and sign up! Continue reading

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