A Must for Parents, Teachers and School Administrators

Joined In Education offers workshops that empower parents, school administrators and teachers and provide the tools necessary to motivate diverse student populations. JIE has a strong history of producing impactful programs that add value to conversations around education, student advocacy, and parental challenges. Parent Workshop on Feb. 14th 9:30 –...

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Need Money for School for the 2018-19 Academic Year?

Apply for a JELF Interest-Free Loan for Higher Education Beginning March 1! Applications for interest-free loans for higher education (college, graduate school and vocational programs) are available to Jewish student for the 2018-2019 school year from JELF (Jewish Educational Loan Fund). From March 1 – April 30 (and from September...

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Navigating Aging With Understanding

Temple Beth El is hosting a 4-part series of informative classes covering issues related to aging. The next workshop is about Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders. Sunday, February 11, 2018 10:30 – Noon Panel Discussion with: SANJAY IYER MD LOUISE FRUMKIN MSW ANN MARIE OBRIKAT (PARKINSON’S ASSOCIATION OF THE CAROLINAS) For...

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Newest Member to the Clinical Team

“I believe that every person knows what they need and want, they just need help finding or rediscovering it sometimes.”  Meet our newest clinician Valorie, a Licensed Professional Counselor who holds two masters degrees from the University of Florida. Committed to helping people get back on track, becoming healthy and...

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Commitment, Engagement, Giving – THANK YOU

In honor of National Philanthropy Day, a Big THANK YOU to our donors and volunteers, who give and engage with JFS all year long. Your collective financial impact and 2,000+ volunteer hours this past year truly makes a difference in empowering and strengthening the lives of the families and individuals...

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Navigating Aging and the “Fundamentals of Caregiving”

Caregivers show up for duty every day, often providing care 24/7, which often leaves caregivers feeling overwhelmed, stressed and depleted. One way to alleviate the stress caregiving challenges can present is to get educated.  Our very own Senior Outreach Specialist, Sheryl Gerrard, joins a panel discussion on the “Fundamentals of...

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Need A Chanukah Gift?

  GoPlaySave Coupon  books make GREAT Chanukah gifts. It’s the gift that keeps on giving throughout the year, with super savings at restaurants, movies theaters, entertainment activities and more. Hundreds of dollars can be saved when using the coupons in this book; even at the grocery store. JFS receives $15...

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Welcome Alexis!

Columbia University Graduate, youth advocate and Orange Theory enthusiast, she is the newest member of our JFS clinical team.  Alexis brings a breadth of experience working with children and adolescents in school, residential, home and outpatient settings. She’s already hit the ground running and her caseload is growing fast. If...

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Volunteer Drivers Needed!

Do you regularly visit Shalom Park? For Shabbat Services? To work out at the J or participate in a cultural program? Jewish Family Services is recruiting volunteers to transport seniors in our community who also like to engage in Shalom Park activities but have no transportation. Shalom Park is partnering...

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