Jewish Family Services of Delaware (JFS)

Family Services For All

About Jewish Family Services of Delaware (JFS)

Mission: Family Services For All

For over 120 years, Jewish Family Services of Delaware has answered the collective call to help repair the world —Tikkun Olam—right here in Delaware. Neighbors helping neighbors.

Your generous support over the years has helped neighbors, friends, families and refugees repair their lives, relationships and communities. Our breath and scope of work have navigated an ever-changing landscape helping Delaware’s most vulnerable live full lives with all the support they need to thrive.

When you make a gift to support the work at JFS, you are directly supporting individuals who receive our services.

Jewish Family Services of Delaware (JFS) is a nonprofit human services agency with a mission to strengthen individuals, families, and the community by providing counseling and support services. JFS believes that we are all responsible for one another; we provide comprehensive support regardless of religion, race, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or special need.

With an interdisciplinary and innovative approach, JFS combines talent, expertise, and leadership to make our robust therapeutic and support services available to everyone; we support people of all backgrounds achieve and maintain well-being by assisting families through life transitions, helping youth and children grow stronger, and ensuring the safety and dignity of older adults.

County Served: New Castle; Kent; Sussex

Office Location(s): Wilmington; Lewes

Sector: Human Services; Mental Health & Crisis Prevention; Seniors; Volunteerism; Youth Development; Family Services