2019 Annual Meeting

2019 Annual Meeting

Join JFCS on June 4th at Adath Israel Congregation, to celebrate another year of service to the community & recognize the incredible volunteers that make it possible! RSVP by May 28th.

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Jewish Bereavement Group

Jewish Bereavement Group

This group is POSTPONED until further notice. stay tuned for new dates. This will be a weekly group in which members converse openly and support one another through the grief process beginning May 16. Open to any Jewish adult, who has lost a partner within 18 months. Register with Beverly Rubman at Beverlyr@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 139

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New Groups at JFCS

New Groups at JFCS

Jewish Family & Children’s Service is excited to announce the beginning of two new groups, Mindfulness for Children and What’s on Your Mind, happening at our satellite location in Hightstown, NJ. For more information, or to register for Mindfulness for Children, please contact Shirley Bellardo at 609-987-8100 Ext. 117

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JFCS Celebrates Older Americans Month 2019

JFCS Celebrates Older Americans Month 2019

Each May, the Administration for Community Living leads our nation in observance of Older Americans Month. We are proud that the work of our Senior Services Department at JFCS so well reflects this year’s themes: Connect, Create, Contribute.

Dementia Caregiver Connection Group –Pilot Program of JFCS at Artis Senior Living

Dementia Caregiver Connection Group –Pilot Program of JFCS at Artis Senior Living

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.

Israel: Songs, Stories & Food

Israel: Songs, Stories & Food

Join seniors of Beth El & JFCS as we celebrate the 71st anniversary of the state of Israel with songs, stories and food on May 16th! RSVP by 5/13 to Beth Englezos at bethe@jfcsonline.org or 609-987-8100 ext. 126

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Nosh & Knowledge: Beyond The Four Children

Nosh & Knowledge: Beyond The Four Children

Join Ann Berman-Waldorf on April 18th about who sits at our Passover table and who is not there. A kosher lunch will be provided and you may also bring your own kosher-style lunch. RSVP to Beth E by 4/12 at 609-987-8100 ext. 126.

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