What’s New at JFSRI

Flatbread Company will be holding a benefit for JFS on August 19th (more info). JFS will get a percentage of the proceeds for every pizza sold on this date between 5 and 9 pm, both dine-in or take-out! SO bring your friends and family and enjoy some “wood-fired love”!  Kids will be amazed at the wood burning stone ovens. There are even logs for kids to sit on to watch the pizza cook situated at a very safe distance away from the ovens. Hope to see you there!

Kosher Senior Café at the Dwares JCC invites you to their Summer Party on Friday, August 29thclick here for more info.

Kosher Senior Café’s End of Summer Party on Friday, September 5th - click here for more info.

Register for a Sept. 19 workshop for mental heath professionals entitled, “How To Be An Ally In Psychotherapy With Trans* People: Creating an Attuned Environment for Safe Personal Work.” Led by Eliza Sher, MSW, LICSW, a gender nonconforming psychotherapist, the event is designed to help clinicians understand the ways that gender identity concerns can manifest in therapy. Application has been made for 3 diversity CEUs. More info or to register.

Know Your Candidates!  We have invited all candidates running in local primaries to speak at our Kosher Senior Cafés.
click on the links to see the schedule of events: Senior Café at JCC   Senior Café at Temple

The Senior Café menus for the months of July and August are now available to view.  JCC August MenuTemple August Menu


Save the Date: Join us for our 85th anniversary celebration! This year Jewish Family Service is celebrating 85 years of helping individuals and families in Rhode Island and surrounding communities. Join us on November 2 for a celebratory brunch at the beautiful Ledgemont Country Club in Seekonk, MA.


Hours & Closings

JFSRI is open from 8:30am to 4:30pm on Monday through Thursday and from 8:30am to 4:00pm on Friday. Evening hours are by appointment.