Jewish Family & Child Service: Stability and hope. Now & Always.

JFCS’ mission is to improve the quality of life and self-sufficiency of the Jewish and broader communities throughout the Portland metro area in accordance with Jewish values.

HSS

Holocaust Survivor Services

Surrounding our community with care

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Counseling team

Counseling

Meeting you where you are

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Thanksgiving program volunteers

Community Support Services

Providing stability & hope in tough times

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JOIN US

We welcome you to attend our Counseling program’s ongoing,
drop-in support groups:

Community Connection

Join JFCS for conversations on Zoom: It is a space for anyone in the community to connect with others and share what’s on their mind. This group meets many Fridays at 10am on Zoom. No registration required.

Grief Connection

Grief affects every part of our lives and can be a lonely road to travel. Join us for our monthly grief-processing group for adults. In our virtual sessions, we will have the opportunity to share our own experiences with grief, connect with others, and learn strategies for moving through loss. This group meets on Zoom the first Friday of every month. No registration required. Click here to learn more.

Dates, zoom links and more details provided at link below.

In honor of Holocaust Survivor Day, JFCS put on a delicious picnic for nearly 80 people, including 50 Survivors and their families, who spent an afternoon together at Cook Park in Tigard. Under a warm, early June sun, Survivor clients thrived in community, enjoying a kosher lunch, live klezmer music, and pictures to take home as a memento of a special day. Thanks to Seed the Dream Foundation, Kavod Shef, and the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany for helping to fund the lively afternoon.

Here for all

JFCS is here for all. Learn more about our commitment to DEIA: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibility.

Jewish Family & Child Service (JFCS) provides social services that improve the lives of adults, families, and children in the Jewish and general communities.

If you are in need of assistance, consult our staff directory, or dial 2-1-1 to connect with 211info and local resources.

Click here for a comprehensive list of community resources.