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JFS provides individualized services and expert guidance to all job seekers in Washtenaw County, working with them to alleviate barriers to long-term, sustainable employment.

Clinical & Community Services

JFS Clinical & Community Services (CCS) social work staff and MSW student interns address a wide range of crisis needs in the community.

Older Adult Services

We have skilled, sensitive social workers to help meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of older adults.

Transportation Services

CareVans provide older adults and disabled clients with a low-cost transportation option to ensure they can attend medical appointments, grocery stores, pharmacies, work, and events.

The Herb Amster Center

The mission of the Amster Center is to develop revenue-generating businesses to reduce JFS’ dependence on grant and foundation funding.

Counseling (Therapy)

Our skilled and compassionate professionals provide confidential counseling services in a safe and supportive environment.

International Services

JFS offers a variety of international services including citizenship classes, ESL classes, and resettlement services.

Partners in Care Concierge

Partners in Care Concierge (PiCC) is an innovative program that provides volunteer support before and during medical appointments for older adults and their family members.

Latest JFS News

JFS’ 25th Anniversary Event

JFS is celebrating their 25th birthday with “A Recipe for Humanity, An International Fair” on Sunday, May 6 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Biomedical Science Research Building at UM.  Honorary chairs for this special event include Carol Amster, Congressional...

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Ethiopian Feast – JFS Cookbook

Enjoy an Ethiopian three course meal with good friends of JFS! Each meal will include exclusive dishes from the upcoming JFS Cookbook: Recipe for Humanity, which shares stories and recipes of new Americans. All proceeds from the dinner will support the cookbook...

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Kids Care Fair 2018

 JFS is excited to present our Fourth Annual Kids Care Fair! This fun service-learning event will be March 18th, 2018 3-5pm Emerson School Follow JFS' KCF webpage for more information and to...

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Our Mission

The mission of Jewish Family Services is to create solutions, promote dignity and inspire humanity.

JFS Contact Info

2245 S. State St., Ste 200
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: (734) 769-0209
Fax: (734) 769-0224
Email: info@jfsannarbor.org
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Thurs 9am – 5pm
Friday 9am – 3pm


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