Tag Archives: special needs

Upcoming JF&CS and community events this April

The ongoing work of Jewish Family & Children’s Service and our partner agencies provide many possibilities and opportunities. As we strive to provide our community with comprehensive services, support and help every day, JF&CS and our community partners are offering … Continue reading

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Can You Work While Receiving Social Security Benefits? Yes You Can!

Employment options for individuals receiving social security benefits is the topic of an upcoming program co-presented by Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JF&CS) and Jewish Residential Services (JRS) as part of the educational series AIM: Support for Families of Individuals … Continue reading

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Jewish Disability Awareness Month shines light on the work of JF&CS and local agencies

As part of ongoing efforts for people with special needs and/or disabilities and their families, Jewish Family & Children’s Service and Jewish Residential Services (JRS) will co-present the upcoming program, “Can You Work While Receiving SSI or SSDI Benefits? Yes … Continue reading

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Now What: My Sibling has a Disability‚Äč?

As part of ongoing efforts for individuals with disabilities and special needs and their families, Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JF&CS) and Jewish Residential Services (JRS) will hold the upcoming presentation, “Siblings Matter Too: What it is like to grow … Continue reading

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Now What: My Sibling has a Disability‚Äč?

As part of ongoing efforts for individuals with disabilities and special needs and their families, Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JF&CS) and Jewish Residential Services (JRS) will hold the upcoming presentation, “Siblings Matter Too: What it is like to grow … Continue reading

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Quest Camp provides summer camp experience for children with emotional and social challenges

Today is World Autism Awareness Day. Every year on April 2, organizations around the world aim to raise awareness of autism and how the diagnosis affects individuals and families. At JF&CS, we provide many resources for families and individuals who … Continue reading

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Jewish Disability Awareness Month shines light on the work of local Jewish agencies

From physical disabilities that impair mobility, to behavioral issues related to attention difficulties and developmental disorders like autism, each disability presents its own set of challenges unique to individuals and their families. At JF&CS, we work with families by providing … Continue reading

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