Jewish Family Services "Springs" into Action!
  April 2017   
   
Dear Friends, 
 
I hope your Passover c
elebration was meaningful - and delicious. My house was full of family and friends, and I feel very blessed to have enjoyed it all.
 

Now springtime is here in earnest - and we at JFS are getting ready to celebrate our wonderful volunteers. So we hope you can
join us on Thursday for our Volunteer Appreciation Event.
 
Happy spring to you!
 
Mindy
Mindy Berkowitz
Executive Director
 
P.S. We have two great openings at JFS - Senior Services Social Worker and Summer Intern. Read on below.
 

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JFS Volunteer Appreciation Event

Thursday, April 27, 2017 , 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Levy Family Campus Adult Lounge

It's National Volunteer Appreciation Week - and we couldn't be prouder of our volunteers! Come to a special event just for you. 
  
    
 
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Job Opportunities at JFS SV 

Senior Services Social Worker

We've created a new position for a Senior Services Social Worker for Chai House and JFS SV Home Care Services. Qualified social workers and/or gerontologists are invited to join the JFS staff team.   Learn more . . .
 
 
 
Summer Internship

We are seeking a college student interested in non-profit management, program development volunteer engagement, and social media to work with JFS' Department of Volunteer Engagement.  Learn more . . .
 
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Refugee Support at JFS SV
 
As the second largest refugee resettlement agency in Santa Clara County, JFS SV serves over 200 refugees annually with a wide range of services.

JFS SV provides refugee resettlement and acculturation services for families and individuals that include pre-arrival services and case management; vocational ESL, job search skills training, and employment services; and legal advice and assistance through our Immigration Law Clinic.

How Can You Help? 
There are many ways.  Become educated on the crisis, volunteer to work with refugees, or donate to our refugee resettlement fund.



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Help those in need in our community!
   
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Grief Support Group
 

Our Grief Support Group is for adults who are grieving the loss of parents, children, a spouse or friends.  It is a safe environment to talk about grief and obtain support and feedback.

This group meets two times a month on the 2nd and 4th Sundays from 10:30am to noon at the JFS offices.

 

JFS HomeCare Services

Your Loved Ones Need Help at Home?

JFS SV HomeCare Services offer a range of non-medical care for older or disabled adults in Santa Clara County, including: Personal care, domestic duties, medication, transport 
ation, companionship, and mobility.

For details . . . 


How Could We Do Anything Less? 
A Message From
Rich Namm,
JFS President 
    
  
Read Rich's message on our efforts to resettle refugees in need.
 

 
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Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley
14855 Oka Road, Suite 202
Los Gatos, California 95032
(408) 556-0600 phone
(408) 551-0091 fax