Strengthening Lives in Times of Need...
Since 1943, Jewish Family Service has played a vital role in serving the constantly changing human service needs of individuals and families in Greater Cincinnati.
Our professional and experienced staff can strengthen your life in times of need...from the joys of infant adoption to the challenges with aging parents...and every age and stage in between.
Call us today for a better tomorrow. 513-469-1188.
REGISTER NOW for the 10TH Annual M.O.S.E.S. Workshop
THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 2014
Professionals can earn 6 CEUs when Jewish Family Service presents Healing Early Attachment Wounds and Embracing Secure Relationships, Thursday, March 13, 2014 with established expert and author Dr. Diane Poole Heller. Learn more. Download pdf
Help families in need observe Passover!
Please donate your time, food or dollars to help more than 400 Jewish community members experiencing financial difficulty observe Passover. The 16th Annual Dr. Samuel S. Rockwern Passover Delivery of Jewish Family Service project will hand deliver boxes filled with Passover food Sunday, April 6, 2014.
Donate matzah, matzah ball soup mix or macaroons in our brightly wrapped barrels placedthroughout the community. To volunteer, contact Sandee at 513-766-3352, firstname.lastname@example.org or sign up online. Contribute to JFS hunger assistance online. Learn more
Thank you Remke Markets for supporting the Passover Delivery project
Remke Markets, at their Highland/Ridge location, are accepting cash donations for the 16th Annual Dr. Samuel S. Rockwern Passover Delivery of Jewish Family Service project. Displays with tear-off slips in denominations of $5, $10, and $20 will be available in the kosher food department and at check-out counters. Customers can present the slip to the cashier who will add the donation to their purchase.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED IMMEDIATELY!: Volunteers are needed to drive clients to and from Barbash Family Vital Support Center activities, to deliver food, and visit with homebound clients. Learn more or call 513.766.3350.
Managing Senior Adult needs requires more than hiring home care services.
Jewish Family Service has an experienced team of geriatric care managers, Your Experts in Aging, to oversee the full range of demands and responsibilities associated with aging. Learn more.
BARBASH FAMILY VITAL SUPPORT CENTER Celebrates New Year holidays
Volunteers joined Jewish Family Service clients at our Barbash Family Vital Support center to ring in 2014 and to celebrate Tu B'Shevat, the new year for trees. These activities support the Center's goal to help everyone feel part of a welcoming community.Learn more about the New Year party and the Tu B'Shevat seder. Learn more about the Vital Support Center.
Won't YOU GIVE A...
generous donation today?
Please help Jewish Family Service strengthen lives throughout Cincinnati by donating today. Donate online.
WE GIVE A...
We've created four short animated videos to explain four of our program areas: Emergency Financial Assistance, Infant Adoption, Bigs & LIttles youth mentoring, and Geriatric Care Management. Watch the videos throughout this website, or see them all at wegivea.com.
BE A BIG! A vulnerable child needs your friendship! Be a BIG and help a Little (boy or girl from ages 7-17) develop into successful, well-rounded individual. Learn more.
CONTINUING EDUCATION SEMINARS
Earn 1.5 CEUs when you join us at our monthly seminars. Topics include "Understanding Transgender," "Working with Abuse and Addiction in the Orthodox Community," "ADHD in Adults," and more. See the full schedule. ($15 for 1.5 CEUs).
Have a question about MEDICARE?
Jewish Family Service has been approved by the State of Ohio as one of only a handful of sites in the Tri-state area to provide Medicare counseling and information; and the only Jewish communal site in Southwestern Ohio. Learn more
Older Adult Services receives funds administered by Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio.
Social services for Nazi victims have been supported by a grant from the
Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.