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JF&CS Blog


JF&CS Blog

Farewell from Sy
September 27, 2011
I will be retiring at the end of September after being at JF&CS for 18 years. As you can imagine, there are many thoughts, memories, and feelings at this point.

Expanding Services to the North Shore
September 26, 2011
Exciting things are happening on the North Shore. Since our merger with JFS of the North Shore, we have worked to centralize program resources and plan for the future.

Family Table Celebrates 18 Years
September 23, 2011
When Aaron arrived at JF&CS, he had a simple request; he needed glue to repair his shoes.

Celebrating Our Volunteers
September 22, 2011
The 2011 recipient of the Simone Lottor Exceptional Service Award is Donald R. Lassman for his tireless and expert work on behalf of JF&CS clients in need of legal services.

CEO Sy Friedland Retires
September 21, 2011
At the end of this month, Sy Friedland will retire after 18 years as CEO of JF&CS.

Parkinson’s Community Quilt Project
September 20, 2011
"The morning cruise began with a sunny, clear sky and balmy warm wind on my boat. Receiving a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease threw me off course."

Helping Mothers and Babies Form Healthy Relationships
September 19, 2011
Approximately 15 to 20% of women experience postpartum depression, which can negatively impact the mother-baby relationship.

The Journey of Grief During the Days of Awe
September 14, 2011
Miriam, a 24-year-old graduate student, tragically experienced the sudden death of her brother this past year.

The Power of a Caring Community
September 8, 2011
Raising two children helped me understand the true meaning of the phrase, it takes a village to raise a child.

Parkinson’s Support Group for Men
September 1, 2011
A wonderful article was just published in a national OT journal about our Parkinson's Family Support program's summer men's group.

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