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Jan 16 2019

ABC 10 - San Diego

Many government workers are hurting due to the shutdown. JFS has started special food assistance hours.

Jan 14 2019

ABC 10 - San Diego

In their Making it in San Diego series, ABC explores how our Safe Parking Program is a safety net when seniors fall into homelessness.

Jan 9 2019

Voice of San Diego

Over the last year, Mayor Kevin Faulconer and other city leaders dramatically increased city spending to aid homeless San Diegans. Jewish Family Service’s Safe Parking Program is one of the program showing positive impact.

Nov 29 2018

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Newsom says stranded migrants need more help from all levels of government.

Nov 27 2018

The New York Times

The process time for asylum-seekers is contributing to the problem.

Oct 22 2018

The San Diego Union-Tribune

The Grossmont Healthcare District announced support for the JFS Foodmobile program with $40,000 in assistance.

Oct 16 2018

The San Diego Union-Tribune

For caregivers hungering for some help with meals, there are a multitude of programs and services throughout San Diego County that will deliver or provide meals that are tailored to seniors’ nutritional needs.

Sep 26 2018

ABC 10 - San Diego

Two La Jolla dentists donate their time and talent to return a smile to an 82-year-old Holocaust survivor in our Serving Older Survivors program.

Sep 13 2018

ABC 10 - San Diego

In their Making it in San Diego series, ABC explores the County-wide effort to create a more age-friendly community for the growing number of older adults in San Diego.

Aug 21 2018

ABC 10 - San Diego

In their “Making It In San Diego” segment, ABC investigates the high cost of living in San Diego and how the Hand Up Food Pantry at JFS helps enlisted military.

Aug 21 2018

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Falls have a notorious snowball effect on an older person’s health. A broken hip, for example, can lead to a hospital stay that could then spiral into multiple complications.

Aug 21 2018

ABC 10

In their “Making It In San Diego” segment, ABC investigates the high cost of living in San Diego and how the Hand Up Food Pantry at JFS helps enlisted military.

Aug 16 2018

NPR

A client’ emotional message to her daughter before her 4th birthday.

Jul 10 2018
Our Jewish values compel us to Welcome the Stranger and respond to the needs of the vulnerable in our community. We share your concern for families
Jul 6 2018

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Op-ed written with Rabbi Yael Ridberg of Congregation Dor Hadash.

Jun 15 2018
SAN DIEGO (June 15, 2018) – On Tuesday, June 5, Jewish Family Service hosted its Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon, marking the start of a
Jun 12 2018

NPR All Things Considered

JFS provides legal support to a mom desperate to be reunited with her daughter.

Jun 12 2018

ABC 10 - San Diego

On the Go Navigator program connect seniors with rides (10News video)

May 29 2018

The San Diego CW

Jewish Family Services will be holding a behavior health luncheon with the focus topic of eliminating the stigma of mental health on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 11:30am – 1:30pm at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla.

May 3 2018

The Seattle Times

Seattle has struggled to get thousands of people living in their vehicles into housing. How have programs in San Diego and Santa Barbara managed to be more successful, and cost effective?

Apr 25 2018

Rady Family Foundation to match dollar-for-dollar in $50 million campaign

Apr 23 2018

San Diego Business Journal

In this Op-Ed by CEO Michael Hopkins, he discusses how a commitment to innovation is vital to our ability to serve San Diegans in new and more impactful ways.

Apr 16 2018
SAN DIEGO (April 16, 2018) – Jewish Family Service of San Diego’s (JFS) annual luncheon to support mental health awareness will take place on
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