You can’t pour from an empty cup – Taking care of yourself first

An interactive workshop about the importance of self-care.

  • Discover examples of self-care
  • Explore ideas to form your own self-care routine
  • Build a plan using “smart goals”

Wednesday, August 10th, 12 Pm on Zoom

Facilitated by Shirey Bellardo, LCSW, Director of Clinical Services and Elana Silverberg, MSW Intern

For more information, contact Shirley Bellardo at ShirleyB@JFCSonline.org or 609-987-8100, ext. 117.

Back-to-School School Supply Drive

Now more than ever, let’s continue to help children in need start the school year off right.  We are in need of 300 backpacks to supply children as they look forward to beginning a successful school year. Items donated benefit the children of JFCS pantry and partner agency clients in the Greater Mercer community.  DONATE BY AUGUST 18th!

For Children, Tweens and Teens!

Responding to darkness and suffering through light, unity and care  Come out and make a positive difference!

Sunday, September 11th, 4:00-6:00 PM (Dinner included)

In partnership with Chabad of Robbinsville & Hamilton

When the Holidays Hurt

Program for those grieving the loss of a family member

Join us for a support session to help you through the High Holidays.

Facilitated by Chaplain Beverly Rubman

Wednesday, September 14th, 2:00 PM on Zoom

No fee. Advance registration required.

Questions? Contact Beverly at BeverlyR@JFCSonline.org / 609-987-8100, ext. 139

2nd Annual JFCS Wheels for Meals (In-Person)

Sunday Morning, October 9, 2022 | See Site for Detailed Start Times
Mercer County Community College, West Windsor NJ

Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County (JFCS) invites you to join us at the 2nd Annual Wheels for Meals, bike ride to fight hunger!

Routes for all riders!

  • 3 Mile
  • 10 Mile
  • 25 Mile
  • 50 Mile

View Past Virtual Events

Special Events/Fundraisers

Trivia Night with JFCS (February 24, 2022): See Event Site & Recap

JFCS 1st Annual Wheels for Meals (October 3, 2021): See Event Site & Recap
Held in-person at Mercer County Community College

JFCS Annual Meeting (June 1, 2021): See Event Recap
Held in-person at JCC Abrams Camp

Cheers to the Volunteers (March 25, 2021): See Event Site & Recap

JFCS Annual Meeting (June 3, 2020): See Recording

Mental Health Programs

Addressing Anxiety During COVID-19: Watch Now

An Introduction to Meditation: Watch Now

Grieving the Loss of Normal:Watch Now

How to Develop Emotional Resilience: Watch Now

Let’s Talk About Therapy: Watch Now

Mental Health and Our Emotions: Watch Now

Pandemic Parenting: Tools for Now & After: Watch Now

Practical Skills for Stress Management: Watch Now

Teens: Dealing with the Loss of Missed Experiences: Watch Now

Teens: Managing Stress & Anxiety in the “New Normal”: Watch Now

What We Learn & How We Grow: Watch Now

Senior Programs

Every Sip Counts: The Importance of Hydration for Older Adults Watch Now

How to avoid a S.H.I.P. Wreck: Understanding your Medicare coverage Watch Now

Hospice Myths & Truths: Watch Now

Seven Important Documents for Seniors: Watch Now

Jewish Holiday Programs

Holiness at Home: Observing the High Holidays Outside of the Synagogue: Watch Now

Honoring the Holidays While Apart: Watch Now

Mortars Without Borders: A Taste of Passover:Watch Now

Educational & Community Programs

Sukkah Village – Panel on Food Insecurity: Watch Now

Celebrating Confidence, Seeing Beyond the Mirrior: Body Image & Self Confidence: Watch Now

Good Neighbors, Bad Times – Revisited, Author Presentation & Discussion Watch Now

Hidden in Berlin, Author Presentation & Discussion: Watch Now