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Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Metrowest

Framingham, MA | https://jfsmw.org/
Joined in March 2018

About Us

JFS is a multiservice agency that provides services for all people in need, regardless of religious affiliation with a special focus on frail older adults and vulnerable children. Our services range from after-school tutoring, food pantry assistance, elder care and home visits to refugee and immigrant support services.


Mission Statement and Goals

Committed to accelerating social, academic and health equity. JFS provides vital social, health and community services to alleviate suffering, enhance lives and support people in need. JFS is dedicated to:

* Supporting people of all ages and backgrounds

* Treating people with dignity and compassion

* Helping people achieve and sustain healthy lives and independence

* Providing culturally relevant services

* Collaborating with community partners to broaden our impacts


Services Provided

JFS’ broad community based services occur in numerous locations with 80% occurring outside the agency walls. Services target diverse populations across the life cycle, ranging from young children to frail older adults. Most JFS clients are served without cost or at a significantly subsidized rate. Programs include:

·        After-school/extended day learning

·        Citizenship and resettlement

·        Family assistance: Case management, Cash assistance, Food pantry

·        Geriatric care management

·        Healthy aging/ Reducing Social Isolation

·        Homecare

·        Intergenerational volunteer programs

Commitments to frail older adults and vulnerable children propel an intensified focus on community-delivered services and organizational collaboration.


JFS is a multiservice agency that provides services for all people in need, regardless of religious affiliation with a special focus on frail older adults and vulnerable children. Our services range from after-school tutoring, food…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Civic Engagement
  • Hunger, Food Security
  • Immigrants or Refugees
  • Poverty

Location & Contact

  • phone 508-875-3100
  • 475 Franklin St.
    Suite 101
    Framingham, MA 01702

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