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Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties is a multi-service family counseling agency dedicated to promoting, strengthening and preserving individual, family, and community well-being in a manner consistent with Jewish philosophy and values.

What's NEW at JFS:

Be a Friend of JFS Support the Agency’s Annual Campaign

Each year, individuals and families turn to JFS for services and support. Thanks to the support of our Friends, we continue to rise to meet the needs of the people in our community. However, our work is far from done. Together, we can build a stronger, more vital community, greater opportunity, and healthier lives.

JFS Herb Dinner November 9th

Featuring a three-course vegetarian meal complimented with a presentation by Herbalist Gayle Gross, the JFS Herb Dinner will be held on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Steve & Cookie’s By the Bay.

JFS Hosts Pre-Open Enrollment Medicare Seminar Presented by: Hafetz & Associates

October starts the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period. This is the one time per year that seniors can make a change to their prescription or advantage plans. Village by the Shore is hosting a free information presentation about Medicare basics on Thursday, October 27th at 10am.

PAWS Pet Care: JFS Launches Consumer Staffed Dog Walking Business

JFS has officially launched PAWS Pet Care, a consumer staffed pet walking business which offers meaningful training and employment opportunities for adults with disabilities.

Richard Gitlen Named Chief Operating Officer of JFS

JFS selected Richard Gitlen, MSW, LSW, as Chief Operating Officer for the non-profit agency. As COO, Rich will oversee agency operations and select program areas.

Holocaust Intergenerational Brunch Brings Together Survivor Families

​More than 100 Holocaust survivors and their families, including second and third generation, attended the Holocaust Survivor Intergenerational Brunch at Beth El Synagogue on Sunday, August 28, 2016.

JFS Card Party Raises $10,000 for Village by the Shore

The 3rd Annual JFS Card Party, held on August 18, 2016 at Harbor Pines Golf Club raised $10,000 for Village by the Shore. Nearly 100 attendees gathered for an afternoon of fun games such as Bridge, Canasta and Mah Jong, as well as vendors, food and prizes.

Village by the Shore Website Now Available

Keep up-to-date with the latest Village news, member benefits, service partners and events. www.jfsvillagebytheshore.org