Caregiver Corner: Caregiving During a Pandemic

To say that coronavirus is a challenge is an understatement for everyone, but if you are a caregiver–it is particularly difficult due to the stressors already one faces. The fear and anxiety about contracting a serious illness is very scary and self-isolation...

JFS Pandemic Response April 1, 2020

Dear Community, JFS is working overtime to ensure that our community has the food they need to weather this storm. We have revamped our Specialty Food Pantry operations to an exclusively delivery-based system to help reduce spread of illness. We are grateful to our...

JFS Pandemic Response March 23, 2020

Dear Community, Today Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order (EO 2020-21), directing all Michiganders to stay in their homes unless they’re a part of the critical infrastructure workforce, engaged in an outdoor activity, or...

JFS Pandemic Response March 15, 2020

Dear Community Members, We are writing to update you about our operations during this unprecedented public health crisis. As a human services agency our community has come to rely on, we are working diligently to redesign our operations and services so we can provide...

JFS Pandemic Response March 12

The health and safety of our community is our top priority. In the context of the spread of COVID-19 and the disruptions to community life, we are writing to provide an update to our JFS community. As of this writing, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in...