Jewish Family Services
Jewish Family Services
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About Us

Jewish Family Service is the social service agency of the Jewish community in Eastern Fairfield County. It is incorporated under the regulations of the State of Connecticut as a not-for-profit organization, and operates in accordance with Federal Tax Regulations, Paragraph 501c3. Our services are available to all Connecticut residents, regardless of faith or affiliation.

Staff, volunteers and clients are representative of the community at large. Our support comes from public and private sources. JFS is governed by a board of directors consisting of volunteers. It is staffed by ten full-time-equivalent professionals and supported by more than 120 volunteers.

Licenses and Accreditation

The organization is licensed and accredited by:

  • Connecticut Department of Public Health
  • Connecticut Department of Children and Families
  • Council on Accreditation

Individual staff members hold the following
degrees and licenses, singly and in combination:
L.C.S.W., L.P.C., M.A. MFT, M.D., M.S., M.S. Ed.,
and M.S.W.

Affiliations

Jewish Family Service is affiliated with the following organizations:

  • Connecticut Council of Family Service Agencies
  • Association of Jewish Family and Children’s Agencies
  • Jewish Center for Community Services, Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • Jewish Federation of Greater Bridgeport
  • UJA/Federation Westport · Weston · Wilton · Norwalk
  • United Way of Eastern Fairfield County