Answering the Call

Together, as a community, we have cared for our vulnerable for 41 years, always striving, regardless of the circumstances, to stabilize and enhance quality of life.


To ensure the safety of our constituents, JFS will continue to operate as an “Agency Without Walls.” For information and assistance related to the COVID-19 pandemic please click here or call 704.364.6594.

Jewish Family Services

Strengthening and Empowering
Individuals and Families

JFS Keeping our Seniors Engaged and Connected

Jewish Family Services is dedicated to ensuring that older adults feel supported, engaged and connected and can live as independently as possible for as long as possible.

Make a Difference. Volunteer with us!

All that is required is a desire to make a difference in our community. We’ll work with you to match your interests, skills and availability with one of our clients or programs. We provide training and ongoing support.

Helping kids and their families through the tough times.

Everyone experiences difficulties and emotional struggles at some point in their lives. Some we can manage on our own, with others, we can use some help.

Jewish Family Services

Jewish Family Services (JFS) is fully committed to building a stronger, healthier Charlotte. By providing exceptional support and guidance and by engaging, connecting and healing, JFS is able to strengthen and empower individuals and families of all ages, faiths, genders and income levels.

Emotional Health & Well-being

Jewish Family Services has a tradition of providing compassionate, high quality, confidential counseling for individuals, groups and families, regardless of race, religion or sexual orientation.


Community Programs & Education

Jewish Family Services offers workshops, educational programs and support services that enhance the lives of our community members.


Senior Engagement

Jewish Family Services seeks to maintain the independence and dignity of senior adults, while keeping them connected to Jewish traditions and the community.


Crisis Response & Assistance

Working directly with individuals and families who are facing obstacles, Jewish Family Services empowers people to identify and overcome their barriers to self-sufficiency.


Ways to Give

The generosity of our community makes it possible for Jewish Family Services
to meet the growing needs of those who seek our help.

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Grief & Loss Support Group

Grief & Loss Support Group

Loss can be difficult, especially during the COVID era. At JFS, we know that talking about it can help. Get support from this online, 4-session Grief & Loss Support Group.

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Our Impact Stories

“I always used to give to JFS when I didn’t even really know what they did. I never knew I would need to receive, back when I was giving”.

~ Ruth Ben-Joseph

Our Impact Stories

“I finally feel like I am home. I am not so angry anymore and I have friends”.

~ Bobby Klein

Our Impact Stories

“I felt stuck with nothing to look forward to. Thanks to my therapist at JFS I look forward to the opportunities in front of me every day”.

~ Roz

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