Caring for Generations

JF&CS Blog

JF&CS Blog


JF&CS Blog

May 1, 2013
Ten years ago, a victim of Nazi persecution from the former Soviet Union applied for reparations from Germany through the Hardship Fund.

Bringing Generations Together
April 23, 2013
Every Chanukkah and Passover, Vera, 87, and her loving husband, 89, drive to JF&CS Headquarters to enjoy the meals, prayers, and rituals of her childhood.

Advocating for the Elderly
April 22, 2013
You may find yourself or a loved one in a nursing home. JF&aCS Long-Term Care Ombudsman can advocate for you.

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month
April 10, 2013
April has been designated as Parkinson's Awareness Month by the US Senate.

Delivering Shalach Manos on Purim
March 25, 2013
I rang the bell and was buzzed in. He called down from two flights up in a strongly-accented Polish-English, "Who is it?"

JF&CS Contracts Manager Can Tell You Where to Go
March 14, 2013
Although I deal with spreadsheets rather than clients, working at JF&CS has made me a valuable resource to family and friends.

Easy Steps for Your Everyday Health
March 6, 2013
Did you know that giving yourself a hug is just one of the many easy steps you can take for your everyday health?

A Promise to My Father
February 19, 2013
A Promise to My Father is a moving story of Izzy Arbeiter's journey back to his childhood home in Poland for a pair of silver candlestick holders.

Expert Clinicians
January 30, 2013
The success of JF&CS programs depends on many factors. But one of our most important success factors is the people on the front lines, our clinicians.

Caring for Seniors
January 28, 2013
JF&CS receives almost 1,000 calls a year from seniors, their families, social workers, physicians, and others in the region and across the country.

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