A volunteer driver program by the Goodman Jewish Family Services is helping older adults get in the passenger seat and out of the house — thanks in part to funding by NBCUniversal Foundation’s Project Innovation grant. […]
Goodman Jewish Family Services of Broward County will host its 12th annual Breaking the Silence Luncheon at 10 a.m. on Jan. 27 at Signature Grand, 6900 State Road 84 in Davie. […]
Goodman Jewish Family Services of Broward County is there for those facing daily challenges, difficult life transitions, unexpected hardships and immediate crisis. […]
Goodman Jewish Family Services of Broward County recently received a $600,000 donation from philanthropists Ben J. and Dorit Genet of Hollywood to benefit The Cupboard, the organization’s kosher food pantry that aims to eliminate hunger in the county’s Jewish community. […]
The Jim Moran Foundation has awarded $614,000 to the social service agency Goodman Jewish Family Services of Broward County and the not-for-profit law firm Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida for a two-year, joint project that is intended to help keep vulnerable older adults at risk of homelessness secure in their homes. […]
Local families recently performed good deeds at Goodman Jewish Family Services of Broward County’s kosher food pantry, The Cupboard, in Davie.
At the event, PJ Library and PJ Our Way go to The Cupboard, children of both the PJ Library and PJ Our Way of the Jewish Federation of Broward County decorated High Holidays bags that will be delivered to seniors and families in need throughout the county. The bags include food and special items for the High Holidays, and the recipients are mainly homebound seniors and Holocaust survivors. The families also brought food and stacked the shelves of the food pantry. The event also included Rosh Hashanah stories and crafts. […]
Back to School always brings a range of emotions. In the wake of the Parkland tragedy, some students are dealing with feelings of anxiety and depression. Dr. Jessica Ruiz, Director of Behavioral Health Associates of Broward, Counseling Centers of JFS of Broward County talks with NBC 6 in the Mix on how parents can help their children through this difficult time. […]
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