December 22, 2014 / 30th of Kislev, 5775
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Strengthening Lives, Building Community.

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) provides vital social, health and community services to alleviate suffering, enhance lives and support people in need.

Our programs include: Adoption, Homecare, Geriatric Care Management, Jewish Family Network, Lucy and Joe's Food Pantry, Jewish Family Assistance Network, Kesher 13, Citizenship & Resettlement, Friendly Visitors, Reducing Achievement Gaps, Healthy Partners, Patient Navigator, Guardianship, and more.

Our Impacts:
- Opportunity & Success in Childhood
- Sufficiency, Independence & Dignity Throughout the Lifecycle
- Connections & Engagement Throughout the Community

Our programs rely greatly on dedicated volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering, visit our website and click on the link to Volunteer with JFS.

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Our Events

  • Sunday, May 3
    5:30pm – 8:30pm
    Sheraton Framingham, Framingham map
    • $175.00 General Admission
    Seize The Dream 2015 will be held on May 3,  2015.   CLICK HERE to learn more about the annual gala, become a Special Friend, purchase tickets, participate in the online auction and MORE!! Read More

Our Blogs

  • Scott and Ronna Cohen with Diana O'Brien
    Scott and Ronna Cohen at Lucy and Joe's Food Pantry
    with Diana O'Brien, JFS Director of Family Assistance

    Ronna and Scott Cohen aren’t giving each other Chanukah presents this year. Continuing what has become their annual holiday tradition, the couple is forgoing nightly gifts for a generous donation to Jewish Family Service of Metrowest’s Lucy and Joe's Food Pantry. Their donation will buy food cards for hundreds of individuals and families hau...

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    Temple Beth Am of Framingham is proud to be hosting an Israeli Art Exhibit and Sale, showcasing art from the renowned Safrai Art Gallery of Jerusalem, from Thursday, November 13 through Sunday, November 16.  Safrai Gallery is ...

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  • CLICK HERE and learn how JFS Patient Navigator volunteer Elaine Marmer was inspired to join the Patient Navigator team!
    Patient Navigators are trained volunteers who accompany senior adults to their medical appointments. Patient Navigators help seniors and their families get the information and care they need while reducing the stress often associated with medical appointments.  Our Patient Navigators are especially helpful when seniors' family members live far away, may not be availabl...

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    Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) provides vital social, health and community services to alleviate suffering, enhance lives
    and support people in need.
    If you are a Boston Globe subscriber, you can help spread the word about JFS!
    The Boston Globe GRANT enables readers to show their support for non-profits by choosing which ones are given free advertising space in The Boston Globe.
    The Boston Globe is mailing vou...

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    For more details regarding this great new service, please visit:

    Watch this inspiring video about Ethel, a client in the Patient Navigator Program; a service that is provided within Affordable Geriatric Care Management.

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  • Have an old car taking up space in your driveway?

    Donate it to JFS Metrowest!


    Why donate?
    • Avoid the hassles of selling a car
    • No need to pay hefty repair bills
    • Free up space in your garage
    • 100% tax deductible

    Making a donation is EASY!

    It's as easy as filling out the online donation form or picking up a phone and speaking to a live operator.

    If you have any questions just call one of our friendly operators toll-free at
    877-537-4227 or 877 JFS-4 CAR seven da...

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  • On Thursday October 24, 2013, JFS and JFS Adoption Choices had the honor to host a special film screening of the documentary 'Somewhere Between', at the Tempurpedic IMAX Theatre at Jordan's Furniture in Natick. One of the nights attendees, Jenna Lifshatz, wrote a wonderful piece on her reaction to the documentary film.


         This is a fabulous documentary that honestly shows the struggles that four adopted teenaged girls have growing up in t...

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  •  Thanks to all who came to Mitzvot Day at Hastings House this weekend! You brought so many smiles to the faces of Hasting House residents

    So many Mitzvot in one day...
    -Packing and decorating the Personal Care Packages at the Temple
    -Lunch at Hastings House
    -Presenting residents with packages & crafts created by children

    What a wonderful program to teach children caring and tzedakah, linked tightly to Jewish values and community!

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  • Click here to read an article from Sundays MetroWest Daily News about the upcoming Adoption Choices Film event.


    The Adoption Choices Special Film Screening will be from 6:30PM-9:00PM this Thursday (Oct 24) at Jordans Furniture IMAX Theatre in Natick MA. Register for the free event here! Registration is required to attend!

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