When you engage with JFS, you change the future of those in need.

For over four decades, JFS has helped to facilitate the change necessary for folks struggling with mental health, aging, domestic violence and food and financial insecurity to see a brighter future.

Breaking Free of Child Anxiety

Do you have a child aged 6 to 14 who experiences
frequent or ongoing anxiety, excessive worrying,
fears, or obsessive behavior?

Jewish Family Services

Strengthening and Empowering
Individuals and Families

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.

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.

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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Senior Engagement Specialist/Case Manager

Senior Engagement Specialist/Case Manager

Job Title: Senior Engagement Specialist/Case ManagerPrograms: All JFS ProgramsPopulation Served: Adults and Older AdultsFSLA Status: Full Time Non-Exempt POSITION SUMMARY: The Senior Engagement Specialist/Case Manager is responsible for assisting with program...

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LLG Recap

LLG Recap

LLG RecapOn June 11 more than 300 guests “laughed and gave” at Jewish Family Services’ (JFS) Live Laugh Give comedy night fundraising event. This year recognized honorees, Eric and Susan Lerner, for their many contributions to JFS, the Jewish community and the greater...

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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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