Support groups provide an opportunity for people with similar personal experiences to express feelings and share coping strategies with professional guidance. Click on any image below to email the facilitator of the group to ask questions or to register.
Children & Teens
As we watch the horrendous events unfold in Ukraine, we are keeping the Ukrainian people in our minds and our hearts. Here at JFS MetroWest, over half of our Holocaust survivor clients are from the Former Soviet Union, with many of them coming from Ukraine. Several of our survivors still have family and friends in Ukraine. JFS […]
This guide is intended to provide information, guidance, and resources to support you and your loved ones as you navigate mental health services. MENTAL-HEALTH-Resource-Guide-2020
It is not uncommon to have deep emotional reactions when a tragic event happens in our community. Often times we are hurting as we try to make sense of, process, and cope with what has taken place. It is important that we take time and care for ourselves. When such tragedy and atrocity strike, one [...]
Jewish Family Service of MetroWest NJ (JFS) helps children & families prepare for the transition back to school with mindfulness tools to lessen anxiety and promote calm. The transition back to school this year is a difficult one for many children and adolescents, whether it is in-person, virtual, or a hybrid schedule. JFS recognizes that […]
Many children and parents look forward to heading back to school after a long summer. However, this year, there is the additional anxiety and stress due to the pandemic. For many parents, balancing childcare, work, school, and family needs is overwhelming and often seems impossible. As adults, we know how bad stress is for our […]