Helping People Help Themselves since 1917

The LJD Jewish Family & Community Services (JFCS) provides quality social and community services across the life spectrum to enhance the lives of children, adults, seniors and families coping with challenges that arise throughout the lifecycle. Guided by Jewish values, with a rich tradition of over 100 years, our services are available to ALL in the Northeast Florida Community.

Programs include direct client services, emergency assistance, counseling, adoption assistance for birth mothers and families, child safety and prevention support, senior services, education and outreach, Jewish Healing Network, dropout prevention for middle school students, and much more.

QUICK LINKS

Holocaust Education Resources
Register for Co-Parenting Class
Online Counseling Courses

SERVICES

Our services allow older adults to remain as independent as possible, while providing families and caregivers the support, education, and practical resources they need to make decisions and ensure future well-being.  Find out more …

We serve members of the Jewish community by providing programs and services that enhance their lives. Find out more …

Our team of clinical social workers, mental health counselors, and marriage and family therapists have more than 50 years of combined experience helping people overcome problems. Find out more …

NEWS & EVENTS

Staff Spotlight: Jackie Lott

In the heart of Jacksonville, JFCS is a place where families find hope and support. Among the dedicated individuals who make this possible is our office administrator Jackie Lott, the smiling face to greet ... read more

JFCS has been chosen as one of the direct beneficiaries of tickets sales from Constellation FURYK & FRIENDS presented by Circle K.  Click on the button below to purchase tickets and 100% of the proceeds will go directly to JFCS.

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IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES
Thursday, MAY 11 | 7:30pm
 Join the Women of PJ Library in celebrating the Sixth Anniversary of the JEWEL Society

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IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES
Thursday, MAY 11 | 7:30pm
 Join the Women of PJ Library in celebrating the Sixth Anniversary of the JEWEL Society

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“I came to JFCS because I didn’t know what else to do. I was on the brink of homelessness and they provided financial assistance with my rent and electricity. I don’t know what I would have done without their help.”

Social services for Jewish Nazi victims have been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.