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Welcome to 2022!

Thank you so much to everyone who has made a gift to JFS' Annual Friends Campaign. Your support makes it possible for JFS to continue providing our comprehensive and personalized services to the community. You help our clients CONNECT with critical resources, HEAL through complex challenges and trauma, and build the confidence and resilience they need to THRIVE.
Read below for program updates and what to look forward to with JFS.
NEW! Youth Anxiety Program
Anxiety in youth and teens has doubled since the onset of the pandemic and is one of the most common mental health challenges leading parents to seek support for their children. JFS Delaware can help through this new specialized group program for youth, ages 7-13.
Through an 8-part series, participants will:
  • Identify & Reduce Anxiety Symptoms
  • Build Confidence & Coping Skills
  • Practice Relaxation & Problem Solving
Group will be held Saturdays from 11:30AM to 1PM at JFS Wilmington office. An official start date will be announced once interest is gathered.

If you are interested, please contact JFS' intake department at 302-478-9411 ext. 306 to begin the registration process.
Care Navigation for Older Adults
Caring for an aging loved one?
JFS Delaware's Care Navigation program offers personalized support to enhance quality of life, encourage independence, and ensure a safe and supportive living environment for older adults.

We are here to provide your entire family peace of mind.
Services include:
  • Assessment & Care Planning
  • Care Management
  • JFS On-the-Go (door-to-door transportation)
  • Additional Benefits & Services
Speak with our Program Manager, Amie Baker, to get started. 302-478-9411
Your Support in Action
Our Holiday Helpers program supported over 80 families & individuals across the state.
"I was so surprised...Thank you from the bottom of my heart," said one recipient.
With clients coming back to the office for services, we're grateful to have our pantry fully stocked again. Thank you to the local leaders who organized this collection!
NERDiT NOW donated 15 laptops for refugees. Access to technology allows them to contact loved ones abroad, follow global news, apply for jobs, and more.
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Learn about ways you can make a difference.
Join Our Team

We are looking for passionate, energized, and skilled professionals who share our goals and values and want to make a meaningful difference every day.
Job Openings:
  • Licensed Social Worker
  • Master's Level Counselor
  • Refugee Case Manager
  • Human Resources Specialist
Why JFS?
  • Full range of benefits
  • Flexible hours & location
  • Growth Opportunities & CEU's
  • Commitment to DEI

JFS Memory Café
Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month
Upcoming Dates: February 1 & 15
Activities for individuals experiencing memory changes and their caregivers.
Hosted at the Siegel JCC, in partnership with Ivy Gables Senior Living.
RSVP to memorycafe@jfsdelaware.org or 302-478-9411
Do More 24
March 3-4, 6PM-6PM
Support JFS on Delaware's 24-hour day of giving to increase our impact.
Mark your calendars and set a reminder to give! More details to come.
Jewish Family Services of Delaware (JFS) is a nonprofit human services agency with a mission to strengthen individuals, families, and the community by providing counseling and support services. With an interdisciplinary and innovative approach, we combine talent, expertise, and leadership to make our robust therapeutic and support services available to everyone, regardless of religion, race, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or special need.
99 Passmore Road
Wilmington, DE 19803

20684 John J Williams Hwy, Suite 4
Lewes, DE 19958

(302) 478-9411