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JF&CS Blog


JF&CS Blog

Modern Couple Adopts, Blogs, and Gives Back
January 24, 2011
At 2:00 a.m. in June 2009, Nick and Maureen Benes straggled out of their car after a grueling 26-hour drive from Boston to Ft. Lauderdale.

A Tribute to a Special Colleague
January 21, 2011
She was witty, warm, and lit up a room. Coworkers and clients alike loved her, and many of us were privileged to call her a friend. She was Sue Green.

Big News at JF&CS
January 20, 2011
It was recently announced to the board and staff of JF&CS that Sy Friedland, who has led the agency for the last 17 years, will be retiring at the end of September 2011.

Stuck Like Glue
January 19, 2011
Jim and I were stuck like glue for seventeen years. We made it through the deaths of my father, his mother, then my mother, and celebrated several family weddings and births.

Car Mitzvah
January 14, 2011
I loved our old family 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee from the time I sat in a booster seat in it until I sat in the driver's seat.

JF&CS and JFSNS Merge
January 13, 2011
I'm pleased to announce that we are expanding our ability to serve the community through a merger with Jewish Family Service of the North Shore.

Life Stories
January 7, 2011
I had the good fortune to attend a conference in December called “Addressing Aging and Mental Health in a Multi-Cultural Society.”

Health Care Reform and End-of-Life Planning
January 6, 2011
Last year, Medicare paid $55 billion just for doctor and hospital bills during the last two months of patients' lives. That's a lot of money...

Tremble Clefs on WBUR
January 4, 2011
Listen to WBUR's coverage of the Tremble Clefs, our innovative choral group for people with Parkinson's disease and their care partners.

Support JF&CS with an IRA Charitable Rollover
December 30, 2010
If you are 70 ½ years-old or older, you can now support Jewish Family & Children’s Service with a gift through your IRA rollover.

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