Caring for Generations for 150 Years
Community Services

Community Services

Extending a lifeline to those in need.

Disabilities & Mentall Illnesses

People with Disabilities & Mental Illness

Living with dignity in the community.



Comprehensive care for seniors.

Parents & Children

Parents & Children

Compassionate care for parents and children.

For 150 years, JF&CS has focused on a singular, powerful mission – to improve people's lives.

JF&CS provides a broad range of personalized services for anyone seeking care, guidance, and a purposeful, independent life. Through our network of 40 programs, we strengthen families, enhance the quality of life for seniors and people with disabilities, and provide a safety net to people in need.


150 Years of Human Connection »
Through our 150-year history, JF&CS has helped people in many challenging situations, but our mission – our soul – has stayed the same: we help vulnerable populations.

Check out our New Cookbook »
Whether you’ve been cooking since the moment you could walk or you have only just begun, this cookbook is for you. Inside, you will find meal ideas to savor without needing a full kitchen.

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Upcoming Events

Chaverim Shel Shalom (CSS) »
A social program for Jewish adults with psychiatric challenges.

Memory Café »
Enjoy coffee, refreshments, and conversation with new friends in a welcoming place for people living with memory changes.

“The power of choral singing to connect and engage people of all ages and backgrounds cannot be overstated. JF&CS Tremble Clefs is a tremendous opportunity for those living with Parkinson's disease.”

– John Oliver, Conductor and Founder, Tanglewood Festival Chorus

Your donation can directly impact the lives of people in our community.

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Waltham, MA 02451

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