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For more than a century, Jewish Family Service of St. Paul has supported the community with an array of human services to help people age in place, as well as support for caregivers and people dealing with mental health issues so they can avert crisis and steady their lives.

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Celebration of Service Reconnects JFS Supporters

After three years of separation, JFS supporters came together on Sunday, April 24 for the 6th annual Celebration of Service. Many photos of the event can be viewed here. In spite of rather dreary weather, nearly 150 people gathered in the Oaks Ballroom at the Eagan Community Center. After a lively reception featuring cocktails and […]

Register Now for Next Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class

JFS will offer the popular “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” class each Thursday May 5 through June 9, from 1:00 to 2:30PM at JFS. This six-week educational series has been shown to have a positive impact on caregiver’s health. It is important to take time to care for yourself, so you can be well enough to […]

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

May 19, 2022 / 1:00pm - 2:30pm

JFS will offer the popular "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" class each Thursday May 5 through June 9, from 1:00 to 2:30PM at JFS. This six-week educat

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

May 25, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

May 26, 2022 / 1:00pm - 2:30pm

JFS will offer the popular "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" class each Thursday May 5 through June 9, from 1:00 to 2:30PM at JFS. This six-week educat

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

June 2, 2022 / 1:00pm - 2:30pm

JFS will offer the popular "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" class each Thursday May 5 through June 9, from 1:00 to 2:30PM at JFS. This six-week educat

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

June 8, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

June 9, 2022 / 1:00pm - 2:30pm

JFS will offer the popular "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" class each Thursday May 5 through June 9, from 1:00 to 2:30PM at JFS. This six-week educat

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

June 22, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

July 13, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

July 27, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

August 10, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

August 24, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

September 14, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

September 28, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

October 12, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

October 26, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

November 9, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

November 23, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

December 14, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

December 28, 2022 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

January 11, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

January 25, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

February 8, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

February 22, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

March 8, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

March 22, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

April 12, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

April 26, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

May 10, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

May 24, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

June 14, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

June 28, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

July 12, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

July 26, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

August 9, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

August 23, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

September 13, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

September 27, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

October 11, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

October 25, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

November 8, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

November 8, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

November 15, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

November 22, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

November 27, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

In partnership with Sholom Home East, JFS facilitates a caregiver support group VIA ZOOM for people who are providing care to a loved one. The group i

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

December 13, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

December 13, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

December 20, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

December 25, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

In partnership with Sholom Home East, JFS facilitates a caregiver support group VIA ZOOM for people who are providing care to a loved one. The group i

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

December 27, 2023 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

January 10, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

January 10, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

January 17, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

January 22, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

In partnership with Sholom Home East, JFS facilitates a caregiver support group VIA ZOOM for people who are providing care to a loved one. The group i

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

January 24, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

February 14, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

February 14, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

February 21, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

February 26, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

In partnership with Sholom Home East, JFS facilitates a caregiver support group VIA ZOOM for people who are providing care to a loved one. The group i

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

February 28, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

March 13, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

March 13, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

March 20, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

March 25, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

In partnership with Sholom Home East, JFS facilitates a caregiver support group VIA ZOOM for people who are providing care to a loved one. The group i

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

March 27, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

April 10, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

April 10, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

April 17, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

April 22, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

In partnership with Sholom Home East, JFS facilitates a caregiver support group VIA ZOOM for people who are providing care to a loved one. The group i

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

April 24, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

May 8, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group

May 8, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Grief Support Group meets from 3:00 to 4:30PM on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

May 15, 2024 / 3:00pm - 4:30pm

In partnership with Sholom Home, JFS facilitates a grief support group. The group is designed to support people during the grief process in a nurturin

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