Jewish Family Services of WNC is a social service agency for the
people of Western North Carolina. Our comprehensive services
include mental health counseling, case management, an elder group,
caregiver support, a food pantry and much more. Hope starts here.
Jewish Family Services of WNC
2 Doctors Park Suite E, Asheville, NC 28801
www.jfswnc.org firstname.lastname@example.org 828.253.2900
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY AT
JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES OF WNC
ELDER CLUB PROGRAM FACILITATOR
Facilitate a non-medical, structured social group program for older adults. Must have work experience assisting elders, some with dementia and physical challenges, in a group setting. Requires: strong organization and communication skills, activity planning, volunteer management. Preferred: Bachelor’s degree; knowledge of Jewish culture. 12-18 hrs/wk: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am-3pm, plus planning time; Wednesdays being added soon. Submit resume ASAP or by 7/29 to: email@example.com No phone calls please!
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JFS Wishes to Thank All of Our Volunteers!!!!
JFS VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION RECEPTION
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Food, drinks, awards, & fun for all!
Everyone had a great time!
JFS SpringFest 2016
was a great success! Thank you to all of our sponsors, auction donors, patrons, attendees and volunteers! We couldn't have done it without you!
Friends of JFS 2016
Thanks to everyone who donated to our Friends Campaign and helped us to exceed our goal of $15,000.00! Thank you!On behalf of JFS staff and all of our clients, we are so grateful for all your support year round!
JFS Mental Health Counseling
JFS provides unique and integrated services that will engage you in identifying your needs, strengths, and goals. Regardless of your situation, we will help empower you to attain a better quality of life.
While we are uniquely able to address issues and challenges specific to the Jewish experience, our services are open to people of all faiths, races, genders, sexual orientations, ethnicities, nationalities, and ages. JFS is a small and intimate agency, offering a comfortable and safe experience for every person engaged in therapy with us.
Our Licensed Clinical Social Worker is also able to arrange to meet with clients in the home and in residential facilities for those who are unable to come to our offices.
We specialize in treating depression, anxiety, parenting challenges, grief, trauma, adjustment disorders, relationship problems, stress management, healthy aging, and LGBT support. Our approach is strengths-based and tailored to each unique individual we serve. Our therapy sessions are safe, private, and confidential. We will always meet you where you are.
JFS accepts Medicare & BCBSNC…please inquire about other insurance. Sliding scale fees are available based on income to those who are uninsured.
JFS Caregiver Group
The new JFS Caregiver Group meets beginning Thursday, April 26th from 11:00am to 12:00pm at JFS. Read more about the program.
For more information about the JFS Caregiver Group or our Mental Health services call (828)253-2900 or email Deborah Wood, LCSW: firstname.lastname@example.org
JELF APPLICATION PERIOD FOR INTEREST-FREE LOANS
FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2016-17:
The application period is CLOSED for fall semester 2016.
The next application period is Sept 1-30, 2016 for spring semester 2017!!!
The Jewish Educational Loan Fund (JELF)
provides interest-free loans for higher education to Jewish Students.
or contact email@example.com or 828-253-2900 in Asheville.
PLEASE PARDON OUR WEBSITE LOOK AS WE ARE IN THE PROCESS OF REVISING AND IMPROVING YOUR JFS WEBSITE EXPERIENCE!
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 253-2900
ext. 12 to learn more about volunteering at JFS!
Elder Club Volunteers Needed for all program days!
JFS offers volunteers an opportunity to assist in our rapidly growing Elder Club! Volunteers have a lot of fun while providing a wonderful service to Elder Club participants. Due to growing enrollment in the program on Tuesdays and Thursdays, we will be adding Wednesdays in August 2016! But we can only do that if we have enough volunteers to assist our staff. If you would like to help out in the Club from 10:30am-2pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays, or Wednesdays, please contact email@example.com