JFS Perspectives

Summer 2019 Family Matters

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Summer 2019 Family Matters

The Summer 2019 issue of Family Matters focuses on mental health. Learn more about play therapy, counseling for older adults, school violence, work stress, and how JFS therapists are helping children in schools. Also check out information about past and upcoming events and meet our volunteer of the year. Read some of the articles through the links below or view the whole newsletter.  

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Spring 2019 Family Matters

Wednesday, March 06, 2019
Spring 2019 Family Matters

The Spring 2019 issue of Family Matters focuses on older adults. Hear from our president & CEO, Linda Foster; see how JFS helps older adults through a variety of services; learn about upcoming events; read an impactful client story; read a touching volunteer story; learn about the JFS Legacy Society; and much more. Read some of the articles through the links below or view the whole newsletter.  

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From the CEO: Supporting Older Adults

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

In this issue of Family Matters, we’re highlighting the work JFS is doing to support older adults in our community. As baby boomers age—and seniors live longer—the demand for support services is growing exponentially. JFS remains committed to serving this population with needed support services that improve quality of life and ensure that older adults stay supported, connected, and engaged.
 

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From the CEO: Linda Foster Introduction

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

I am truly honored and humbled to have been called to serve as the president and CEO of Jewish Family Service of Colorado. I have been given the greatest gift—and opportunity—of my lifetime. It’s the personal gift of working with an organization that shares my values and belief system to deliver on a mission that is making such a meaningful difference in people’s lives. It’s the opportunity to join forces with a talented staff, dedicated volunteers, and an army of supporters to create something truly worthwhile and good. 

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Winter 2019 Family Matters

Wednesday, January 02, 2019
Winter 2019 Family Matters

The Winter 2019 issue of Family Matters is online now and focuses on inclusion. Hear from our new president & CEO, Linda Foster; learn about upcoming events; see a recap of the Faces of JFS fundraiser; read an impactful client story; see how JFS makes inclusion a priority; read about two volunteers who have developed a meaningful friendship; and much more. Read some of the articles through the links below or view the whole newsletter.  

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From the CEO: Weinberg Food Pantry

Thursday, August 23, 2018

In this issue of Family Matters, we’re highlighting the Weinberg Food Pantry and the incredible work it is doing to fight hunger and food insecurity in our community. Many of the more than 3,200 people we serve each year count on this food to survive. It means that children won’t go to bed hungry. It means that a senior on a fixed income won’t have to choose between medicine and food. And it means that an unemployed parent can focus on finding a job rather than worrying about where their next meal will come from.  

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Fall 2018 Family Matters

Thursday, August 23, 2018
Fall 2018 Family Matters

The Fall 2018 issue of Family Matters is online now. This issue includes information about the Weinberg Food Pantry and the work it is doing to fight hunger and food insecurity in our community, upcoming events, an inspirational client story, an article about nutrition and its impact on mental health, and much more! Read some of the articles through the links below or view the whole newsletter at the bottom of the page.  

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Spring 2018 Family Matters

Wednesday, May 02, 2018
Spring 2018 Family Matters

The Spring 2018 issue of Family Matters is online now. This issue includes inspiring client stories, tips for dealing with job loss, suggestions for older adults looking to go back to work, information on a new legacy giving program, and much more. Read some of the articles through the links below: 

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January/February 2018 Family Matters

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
January/February 2018 Family Matters

The January/February 2018 issue of the Family Matters newsletter is online now! This issue includes:  

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November/December 2017 Family Matters

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
November/December 2017 Family Matters

The November/December 2017 issue of the Family Matters newsletter is online now! This issue includes:  

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