Welcome to Jewish Family Services


We envision a world of economic and social justice; a world where individuals, families and communities care for and support themselves and one another. To this end, we provide strength and support to individuals and families in need, in a manner sensitive to Jewish values.

Most of our programs are open to the entire community

Please rest assured that the vast majority of our programs are open to the entire community, we do not discriminate on any grounds whatsoever. Religion does not play a part in our services and programs, although we are proud of our Jewish heritage and values.


Quote of the Day


Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day.

- Sally Koch

Client Testimonials


“I feel very lucky to have found my counsellor. She has helped me work through many issues and continues to help me build myself up. I look forward to my sessions with her every week.”

News


Cafe Europa 2018

December 6th, 2018 marked our annual Café Europa event for the Holocaust survivors that JFS works…

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Exhibition of art objects created by living Holocaust survivors

Jewish Family Services and Bredin Centre for Learning cordially invite you to an exhibition of art…

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Help us celebrate Chanukah

Chanukah is right around the corner and Jewish Family Services is looking for volunteers to cook,…

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JFS presents the Sigma Alpha Mu 2018 Scholarship grant

Each year JFS awards a Sigma Alpha Mu scholarship grant from a fund it administers that was set up…

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Events


Edmonton Healing Centre – GROUP CALENDAR

The dates, times and venues for our Edmonton Healing Centre…

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Group Psychotherapy Opportunity

Facilitator: Elizabeth Eaton, BA Psych, MPS candidate…

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INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED ENGLISH CLASSES

We are taking applications for small group…

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