Category Archives: Jewish Community

Posts of Interest to the Jewish Community

Happy Passover!

Join JFS on May 9th at the annual Seize the Dream gala and learn about JFS’s work with immigrants and the many ways JFS stands up for those left behind. Continue reading

Posted in Jewish Community, Resettlement, Seize the Dream, Upcoming Events, We are JFS! | Tagged , ,

Passover Volunteer Opportunity for Families with Children

Sign up by March 16th to participate – visit a Jewish elder and celebrate Passover on Sunday March 25th! Continue reading

Posted in Elder Care Management, Elder Services, Healthy Aging, Jewish Community, Upcoming Events, Volunteer Opportunities, We are JFS! | Tagged

Pop Up Shop Helps 150 Individuals!

On Tuesday February 27th the JFS of Metrowest Children’s Clothing Closet held a Pop Up Shop for economically challenged families located in the Framingham area.The Pop Up Shop took place at Fuller Middle School during the Framingham Adult ESL Plus … Continue reading

Posted in Jewish Community, Reducing Achievement Gaps, Volunteer Opportunities, We are JFS! | Tagged , ,

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

Posted in Elder Care Management, Elder Services, Healthy Aging, Jewish Community, Upcoming Events, We are JFS! | Tagged

Share the Celebration of Tu B’Shevat with an Isolated, Lonely Elder!

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest invites your family to visit with a frail, lonely elder and share the joy of the holidays through the new Kesher-Y.O.U (Young and Old United) program. Follow the link to learn more! Continue reading

Posted in Elder Services, Healthy Aging, Jewish Community, Upcoming Events, Volunteer Opportunities, We are JFS! | 1 Comment

Many Thanks to Ronna and Scott Cohen for their Hanukkah Gift to the JFS Food Pantry!

Always a wonderful moment when Scott and Ronna Cohen deliver a Hanukkah gift to our food pantry at JFS of Metrowest . For the past 5 years instead of gifts for themselves they buy food cards for our emergency pantry. Continue reading

Posted in Family Assistance Network, Jewish Community, Volunteer Opportunities, We are JFS!

Share the Light of Hanukkah with a Lonely Elder!

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest invites your family to visit with a frail, lonely elder and share the joy of the holidays through the new Kesher-Y.O.U (Young and Old United) program. Follow the link to learn more! Continue reading

Posted in Elder Services, Healthy Aging, Jewish Community, Upcoming Events, Volunteer Opportunities, We are JFS! | 1 Comment