Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County (JFCS) proudly opened a new satellite office at 133 Main Street in Hightstown on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 to help youth in Crisis. The agency is now positioned to offer supportive services at a location convenient to the communities of East Windsor and Hightstown.read more
Are you caring for someone with Parkinson’s Disease, Alzheimer’s, early onset dementia or chronic illness? Our non-sectarian caregiver support group will provide a collective shoulder of support, as well as tips, techniques and resources to help you live your life while supporting your loved one. Dates will be Oct 16, 30 Nov 13, 27, Dec 11, and 21 from 10:30am to 11:45am. RSVP to Beverly Rubman at Beverlyr@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 139read more
Meet Sasson “Sassy” Reuven as he recounts his firsthand report of the legendary Raid on Entebbe. Sassy was a member of the commando unit that took part in the rescue mission of 106 hijacked and kidnapped passengers in 1976. Join us for cocktails & hors d’oeuvres on Oct 11.read more
For most couples, going out for a meal or an activity is a normal part of life. But when one of the members of the couple is memory-impaired, even the simplest activity is filled with anxiety and difficulty. JFCS has created a unique program to help caregivers and their spouses with memory impairments to enjoy time out together, combining a caregiver support group with an engaging activity for the care recipient. Join us as a new group begins Thursday September 6th at 10:30am.
This week, the world was shocked by news of two high profile suicides; yet the reality is there were many more lives that have been lost to suicide. The reality is, in NJ, one person dies by suicide every 11 hours. The reality is, the conversation cannot stop today.
Join us for a fun-filled evening on Wednesday November 28th, that all mothers & daughters can appreciate. Event includes wine & small bites, vendor shopping, and a presentation by Kate Siegel, author of Mother, Can You Not? Purchase tickets today!read more
Join other youth from the Greater Mercer County area, for a morning of hands-on projects to improve the lives of residents in our community. Participants get an edible turkey treat! Please bring kosher breakfast bars for the kids served by the Yvette Sarah Clayman Kosher Food Pantry and some change to enjoy the bake sale! Any questions or concerns please contact Eden Aaronson at Edena@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 113.read more
Families with kids ages 2-10, join us for a day of community service, as well as a surprise entertainer! Any questions please contact Eden Aaronson at EdenA@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 113read more