What’s New at JFSRI


Read the Einhorns’ story, Travels to Russia and Building a Family through Adoption.Stuart Einhorn, a JFS board member, and Carol Golden recount their experiences.


Flatbread Pix Collage 0814Thank you to all our supporters who participated in the Flatbread Company benefit for JFS on August 19th!  JFS appreciates the commitment of the Flatbread Company to JFS and the RI community!

The Senior Café at Temple Am David presents Fall Prevention with JFS’ Health Professional Linda Amore, RN on September 23rd – more info.

The Senior Café menus for the months of September and October are now available to view.   JCC September Menu • JCC October MenuTemple September MenuTemple October Menu

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.


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.