Founded in 1948, Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans (JFS) is a social service agency serving people of all faiths. We are dedicated to preserving, strengthening and enhancing the well-being and self-sufficiency of individuals and families at every stage of life. JFS serves people in the Greater New Orleans area regardless of race, religion, disability, gender or sexual orientation

Seniors

A range of services are available for seniors, their families, and caregivers to navigate aging and life transitions.

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Individuals & Familes

Individuals, couples, families, and children of all faiths receive skilled guidance and support. In addition, ongoing support groups meet to address current community needs.

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Education

Educational programs benefitting the community include Teen Life Counts, a school-based suicide prevention training, Continuing Education Workshops for local professionals and the Behavioral Health Intern Training Center.

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Jewish Community

Programs supporting the Jewish Community include Passover Food Baskets, Catch-a-Cab, and Bikur Chaverim (Visiting Friends).

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Events

JFS hosts various events, including Guest Speaker Series, Special Fundraisers, and Continuing Education Workshops. Click here to learn of upcoming events.

Upcoming Events

Resources

Your one-stop shop for helpful information on local, state and national resources.

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