Making an Impact: Care Coordinator Secures Budget Exception for Client

In the Making an Impact series, clients and services are featured to expand awareness of the wide array of help available at JFS and to ensure donors understand the lives they touch and the difference they make throughout the community. Names have been changed to protect privacy. JFS care coordination client “Diane” was a small, frail, elderly […]

Making an Impact: PEARLS for Caregivers Helps Client Find Time for Self-Care

In the Making an Impact series, clients and services are featured to expand awareness of the wide array of help available at JFS and to ensure donors understand the lives they touch and the difference they make throughout the community. Names have been changed to protect privacy. Suzanne is a loving daughter and wife with a family […]

Making an Impact: Grant Helps Pay for IT Training

In the Making an Impact series, clients and services are featured to expand awareness of the wide array of help available at JFS and to ensure donors understand the lives they touch and the difference they make throughout the community. Names have been changed to protect privacy. Suliman came to this country from East Africa with his […]

Making an Impact: Cluttered Home Threatens Client’s Independence

In the Making an Impact series, clients and services are featured to expand awareness of the wide array of help available at JFS and to ensure donors understand the lives they touch and the difference they make throughout the community. Names have been changed to protect privacy. When “Betty” became a client through her UCare health insurance […]

Making an Impact: Self-Care is Critical

In the Making an Impact series, clients and services are featured to expand awareness of the wide array of help available at JFS and to ensure donors understand the lives they touch and the difference they make throughout the community. “Julia,” age 78, is the primary caregiver for her husband “Bob,” age 85, who suffered a stroke […]

Making an Impact: Safe Independent Living Requires Multiple Touch Points

In the Making an Impact series, clients and services are featured to expand awareness of the wide array of help available at JFS and to ensure donors understand the lives they touch and the difference they make throughout the community. “I have the honor of providing care planning and coordination for Nancy, a 95-year-old Holocaust survivor,” said […]