- Jewish Family Service
- Support Groups
Do you feel like you could use a little extra support right now? JFS is offering several virtual community support groups. We encourage you to join the group that best describes your needs. Please check back as the list continues to grow to meet the needs of our community.
Events and Activities
For many, staying at home comes with a set of challenges, and feelings of confinement and isolation can be very difficult to navigate. Our online events are designed to help you connect and communicate with others while also gaining something new to help you stay focused, organized, centered and mentally well.
- We Need to Talk
- LivingWorks Start
Through LivingWorks Start, participants learn to recognize if someone is thinking about suicide and how to connect them to help and support. This one-hour, online training is for anyone 13 years of age and offered free of charge.
- Friendship Circle/UMatter
- Friendship Circle’s UMatter Teen Talks
Teen Talks is a teen support program that occurs monthly at Friendship Circle. Teens gather in small groups to have an open conversation about mental health, mental illness, suicide, hope, strength, and more, in a safe environment.
- BBYO On Demand
Tune in to learn, debate, study, laugh, connect, and so much more. We have hundreds of programs you can join over the next few weeks. Click an episode to learn more. Sit back, grab a snack, and find yourself right here. New content is coming every day, check back often!