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There's More to Dance Than Just Dancing
August 14, 2019
Decades ago, individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease were often told to take it easy. They heard, “Don’t push your body, just sit down and don’t try to get active anymore.” But if you ask Art Sullivan, instructor of the JF&CS Parkinson’s Dance group, he won’t hesitate to tell you that “sitting is the new smoking.”

JF&CS Launches Memory Café Toolkit 2.0
August 9, 2019
JF&CS is excited to announce that our Percolator Memory Café Network just released an updated version of our Memory Café Toolkit!

CHAI Works-Waltham Volunteers at MetroWest Jewish Day School
August 7, 2019
Last school year, participants in CHAI Works-Waltham started volunteering at MetroWest Jewish Day School (MWJDS) in Framingham.

JF&CS Participates in the 8th Annual Ride for Food
July 30, 2019
JF&CS is once again participating in this year's Ride for Food, organized by Three Squares New England.

CHAI Works-South Helps Stoughton Seniors Displaced by Fire
July 26, 2019
“We take care of our neighbors,” said Heidi Isler, the Manager of JF&CS CHAI Works-South in Canton, MA. “It’s as simple as that.”

Steve Weil Receives President's Award
July 24, 2019
Steven Weil was awarded this year’s Betsy Gross President’s Award in his 22nd year of collaboration with JF&CS.

JF&CS Interim CEO Shares His CERS Story
July 18, 2019
Decades before serving as the Interim CEO of Jewish Family & Children’s Service, Carl Zack witnessed firsthand the transformative power of our programs when his wife became a JF&CS client.

Simone Lottor Award Presented to Jeff Cotton
July 16, 2019
This year’s Lottor award was presented to Jeff Cotton, who exemplifies the values and qualities that Simone Lottor’s family wanted to showcase when they created the award in 2001.

Chaverim Shel Shalom Visits Barry’s Village Deli
July 12, 2019
It was a beautiful Sunday in June, when 20 of our Chaverim Shel Shalom (CSS) participants met for lunch at Barry's Village Deli in Waban, MA.

JF&CS Announces Partnership with BPSI
July 9, 2019
The Infant-Parent Training Institute (IPTI) is excited to announce our new partnership between the JF&CS Center for Early Relationship Support® and the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute (BPSI).

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