Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Boston

Nonprofit or community organization

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About us

The Resources You Need. The Compassion You Deserve.

For over 150 years, Jewish Family & Children's Service (JF&CS) has been Greater Boston's leading and trusted provider of comprehensive human services. JF&CS helps people of all faiths, races, and ages with the challenges of life.

A caring presence in the 100 communities we serve, we're proud to be the place that new mothers, young families, people with disabilities, fragile elders, and the chronically poor can turn to for vital and personalized services.


Jewish Family & Children's Service cares for individuals and families by providing exceptional human service and health care programs, guided by Jewish traditions of social responsibility, compassion, and respect for all members of the community.

JF&CS Facts:

  • Over 150 years of continuous service
  • One of the largest U.S. nonprofits
  • 30,000 people served annually
  • Reaching 100 communities in Greater Boston
  • Over 600 committed and highly trained staff
  • More than 35 services
  • 1,800 active volunteers

The JF&CS Family

Our leadership position in human services is due to the generosity and vision of motivated leaders, dedicated and skillful employees, caring donors, and passionate volunteers. As we strive to provide the highest quality of compassionate care, we aim to expand the JF&CS family – both those who are in need and those who can help.

JF&CS is proudly supported by Combined Jewish Philanthropies, the United Way, and the Jewish Federation of the North Shore.


Contact information

Government ID number: 04-2104356

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Phone: 781-647-5327

Fax: 781-693-5581

1430 Main Street, Waltham, MA, 02451, US

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