At JFS, we are volunteers, partners, donors and friends who all believe in one thing—we can change things and we’re going to do it as a family. This is the heart of JFS: people touching people, reaching out to nurture lives filled with dignity, meaning and joy.
Throughout this website, you will read about our comprehensive family of programs and services. Through these efforts, we form collaborative relationships with our clients that enhance their well-being and help them thrive. We approach our commitment to this goal with the highest level of responsibility, professionalism and integrity, and focus on what matters most, the thousands of individuals and families who turn to us for assistance every day.
Through the hard work and dedication of our staff, JFS pursues its founding mandate: improving the quality of life for people of all generations and walks of life, no matter what their ethnicity or religion. The JFS staff approach our commitment to this goal with the highest level of responsibility, professionalism and integrity, with a strong focus on what matters most: the thousands of men, women and children who turn to us for assistance everyday.
Employees are an integral part of the JFS family. JFS demonstrates our commitment to our staff by offering a benefit package that includes: health insurance, dental insurance, flexible spending accounts, long term disability insurance, pension plan, life insurance, tax-deferred annuities, paid vacation and sick time, paid holidays, and an employee assistance program.
Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles is a multi-service Agency whose goals are to strengthen and preserve individual, family and community life by providing a wide range of needed human services to people in the community at every stage of the life cycle, especially those who are poor and disadvantaged. The agency is guided by ethical and spiritual values of Judaism in its provision of services.