Suzanne's volunteer experience at CJFS CARES respite program, working with adults affected by dementia related disorders, brought joy into her life after she lost her mother to Alzheimer's.  

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Welcome to CJFS, a non-profit organization with a long-standing commitment, based in Jewish values, to care for people of every faith. We serve individuals and families at every stage of life, with a special focus on supporting independence and enriching quality of life for older adults.

CJFS is here to find solutions that work for you and your family.

Our staff is unmatched in its ability to identify and address the needs of older adults and their families; to provide guidance, information, education and support services; and to act as a connection to family members and outside resources. Most importantly, we are caring, compassionate and professional.

If you have an older adult in your life, call us … We are here for you!