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JFS Seeking Full-Time Admin Assistant

Jewish Family Service Association is currently seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant to provide support to the Director and staff of its office in Akron, Ohio.  This front office position will be responsible for the efficient operation of the office through receptionist duties, coord…

Complimentary Rides to High Holiday Services

Are you trying to figure out how you will go to services for Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur? Let JFS help you. JFS will be providing complimentary rides to services for the upcoming high holidays. All Senior adults interested in transportation to high holiday services should contact JFS at 330…

JFS to Offer Driving Assessments

Are you or a loved one concerned about whether or not it is safe for you or your beloved senior to get behind the wheel? Jewish Family Service of Akron is here to help. Call the JFS office at 330-867-3388 to schedule a full driving skills and safety assessment designed to ensure that drivers…

Silver J-Ticket Updates

Are you an older Jewish adult, or do you have a loved one, who needs homemaking services, transportation to synagogue or light maintenance around the house? The Jewish Family Service of Akron (JFS) is your gateway to the new Silver J-Ticket program offering homemaking, light maintenance and …

Community Seniors Rely on You

Jewish Family Service of Akron works hard to help members of our community overcome barriers. For example, one resident of Summit Management Buildings that JFS serves shared with a JFS social worker that he did not have transportation to medical appointments. The resident could not speak cle…