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JFCS Announces Mensch Award

JFCS Announces Mensch Award

JFCS announces the Rose & Louis H. Linowitz Mensch Award. This is a merit-based award for deserving Jewish eighth grade and high school senior students living in Greater Mercer County. Applications due by April 30th 2019.

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

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Please join us for a new community wide program to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. You will develop skills to support adolescents and help connect them to the appropriate care. Registration must be completed. Click to learn more.

JFCS Brings Help, Hope & Healing to Hightstown & East Windsor Communities

JFCS Brings Help, Hope & Healing to Hightstown & East Windsor Communities

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.

JFCS Casino Night 2019

JFCS Casino Night 2019

REGISTRATION OPEN! Get your tickets for Casino Night featuring High-Stakes Poker Tournament, Casino Gaming AND Derby Racing with Live Betting!

JFCS Takes It’s Food Pantry On The Road for Homebound Seniors

JFCS Takes It’s Food Pantry On The Road for Homebound Seniors

Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County is pleased to announce the new Healthy@Home Senior Nutrition Program, a non-sectarian initiative which provides low-income, homebound seniors with healthy food and nutrition information delivered directly to their door.  Healthy@Home is designed to increase food security among seniors in Mercer County. 

JCYF Fund Day!

JCYF Fund Day!

Celebrate JCYF’s legacy by donating to this year’s phone-a-thon. Answer the call, pay it forward!

Same Time, Same Place, Not the Same JFCS Gala!

Same Time, Same Place, Not the Same JFCS Gala!

SAVE THE DATE for Saturday, February 23, 2019 for our Annual Gala! This year there will be cocktails, heavy Hors D’oeurvres, dessert and Casino Games! Dress to impress as we honor our Helping Hand: Gil Gordon, Champion of Hope: Gesher LeKesher Program, & Partner in Healing: Pepper Hamilton LLC.

New Caregiver Support Group

New Caregiver Support Group

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. 139

Mission Impossible: The Story of Entebbe

Mission Impossible: The Story of Entebbe

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.