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

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Community Support Program

New Community Support Program Offers Free Counseling

During this unprecedented time of uncertainly, many people are understandably expressing increased feelings of anxiety, depression and isolation. In response to the need for additional mental health services, we developed our new Community Support Program that includes three 20-minute phone conversations with one of our mental health professionals at no cost. Recognizing that many of us […]

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“Serving all People” is More Than Just a Tagline

When you see the JFS logo, there is usually a small amount of text underneath. Not a lot, just a few words. But those few words describe JFS perfectly. The first short sentence is “Based on Jewish Values.” Jewish values are the foundation of our work. We are always guided by chesed (kindness), tzedakah (justice) […]

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Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group VIA ZOOM

July 13, 2020 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

July 15, 2020 / 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

July 27, 2020 / 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

August 5, 2020 / 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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Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group VIA ZOOM

August 10, 2020 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

August 19, 2020 / 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

August 24, 2020 / 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

September 2, 2020 / 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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Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group VIA ZOOM

September 14, 2020 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

September 16, 2020 / 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

September 28, 2020 / 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

October 7, 2020 / 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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Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group VIA ZOOM

October 12, 2020 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

October 21, 2020 / 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

October 26, 2020 / 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

November 4, 2020 / 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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Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group VIA ZOOM

November 9, 2020 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

November 18, 2020 / 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

November 23, 2020 / 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 2, 2020 / 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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Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group VIA ZOOM

December 14, 2020 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

READ MORE
Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

December 16, 2020 / 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 28, 2020 / 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

January 6, 2021 / 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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Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group VIA ZOOM

January 11, 2021 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

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

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Support Groups

Grief Support Group via Zoom

January 20, 2021 / 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 25, 2021 / 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

February 3, 2021 / 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 22, 2021 / 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

March 3, 2021 / 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 22, 2021 / 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

April 7, 2021 / 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 26, 2021 / 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

May 5, 2021 / 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

May 24, 2021 / 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

June 2, 2021 / 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

June 28, 2021 / 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

July 7, 2021 / 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

READ MORE
Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

July 26, 2021 / 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

August 4, 2021 / 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

August 23, 2021 / 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

September 1, 2021 / 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

September 27, 2021 / 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

October 6, 2021 / 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

October 25, 2021 / 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

November 3, 2021 / 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

November 22, 2021 / 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 1, 2021 / 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

READ MORE
Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

December 27, 2021 / 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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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

January 24, 2022 / 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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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

February 28, 2022 / 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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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

March 28, 2022 / 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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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

April 25, 2022 / 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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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

May 23, 2022 / 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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Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Group via Zoom

June 27, 2022 / 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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