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News & Event

Adoption Workshop

Evaluating Medical Risk in Domestic Infant Adoption.

An Evening of Dedication: Betty Ann Greenbaum Miller Center for Jewish Healing

JF&CS cordially invites you to an Evening of Dedication as we celebrate the 18th anniversary of Jewish Healing Connections and dedication of the Betty Ann Greenbaum Miller Center for Jewish Healing.

Art of Resilience 2018

A community celebration of the JF&CS Okonow Parkinson's Family Support program in recognition of the power of finding strength in community.

Boston Jewish Film Festival: To Take a Wife

JF&CS Journey to Safety is proud to be a Community Partner for Boston Jewish Film Festival film To Take a Wife.

Celebrate the Season: Music, Mingle & Mirth

Enjoy a fun afternoon of singing, schmoozing, and moving.

Celebrating the Art of Resilience

Join us as we celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Charlotte & Richard Okonow Parkinson’s Family Support program and the participants of Parkinson’s Dance and Tremble Clefs.

CHAI Champions

Save the date for CHAI Champions, a biennial event supporting JF&CS Services for People with Disabilities.

Early Signs and Symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorder

In this Master Class, Dr. Carter will discuss research that helps us understand early symptom presentation and the varied course of onset of autism spectrum disorders.

Educational Workshop for Divorcing Parents

This five-hour educational program for parents is required by the state of Massachusetts for all divorcing parents with minor children.

Families Impacted by Addiction: Theory, Context, and Treatment

This course will offer a review of the latest research on the links between attachment theory, neurobiology, and addiction; opportunities to learn about the various ways of supporting families; and a forum in which conversations about complex policies, practice choices, and ethical dilemmas can be rich opportunities for growth.

Family Mitzvah Moments

Engage in tikkun olam - repairing the world through acts of charity and kindness - with your children and teach them the importance of caring for older adults in our community.

Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Clinic: Help with Your Child's IEP

Meet with an Educational Advocate from JF&CS Disability Lifespan Solutions to review your child's IEP.

JF&CS Benefit Honoring Barry Shrage

2018 JF&CS Annual Benefit honoring Barry Shrage.

JF&CS Sibshops Conference

Open to interested participants across New England including adult siblings, parents, grandparents, and family members of children/teens as well as professionals, organizational staff who wish to facilitate a Sibshop in their local community, and social workers who work with families that have siblings as part of the family.

Journey to Safety Fundraiser: Our Stories of Resilience

On Thursday, October 27, 2016 we will celebrate the work of Journey to Safety (JTS), the Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JF&CS) response to domestic abuse. Join us for an evening of true life storytelling about resilience inspired by the Moth Radio Hour.

Military Family Roller Skating Party

Bring your family and meet other military/veteran families during a fun night of roller skating!

Move with Parkinson's!

Join us for therapeutic movement and dance classes for people with Parkinson's disease.

ReelAbilities Disabilities Film Festival: My Hero Brother

JF&CS is proud to partner with the ReelAbilities Disabilities Film Festival for My Hero Brother.

Resolving Trauma by Enhancing Reflective Functioning: An Attachment Perspective

The concept of reflective functioning, the capacity to meaningfully reflect on states of mind in self and other, will be the focus of this Master Class.

Shoulder to Shoulder Open House

You are invited to attend the Shoulder to Shoulder Veterans Day Open House at Jewish Family & Children's Service (JF&CS).

The Journey Through Prematurity: From the NICU to Early Childhood

Join JF&CS and the Massachusetts March of Dimes for a FREE conference for families affected by premature birth.

The Vilna Shul's Downtown Young Families Welcome Back Havdalah

Join the Vilna Shul and JF&CS for a relaxed and delicious kosher buffet dinner while meeting other families.

Toward a Dementia-Inclusive Community

This symposium explored community-wide adaptations that can improve livability and quality of life for the growing number of individuals and families affected by dementia.

Welcome Baby!

Let us welcome your family to the Jewish Community with a home visit, gift package, and resource guides to programs and events in your area.
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