jewish family services logo

Jewish Family Services is here to support and strengthen Central Iowa Jewish families

Our Services…JFS In Action

JFS provides care and assistance for all of our community members throughout the life cycle, during the highs and the lows. Guided by our belief in Tikkun Olam, we want all Jewish families to feel valued and cared for.

Senior Adult Services

The overall mission of Senior Adult Services is to empower seniors to maintain independence with a dignified quality of life in their own home for as long as possible. JFS provides case management services and advocates to attain and access legal, psychiatric, and medical services for those in need. We hold monthly luncheons and outings around Central Iowa, in addition to providing routine transportation for those living independently. If you or someone you know would like to access our senior adult services, please contact Jody at jody@dmjfed.org or 515.419.5033.

PJ Library

We are excited to announce PJ Library. This is a national program that provides monthly books for Jewish and Interfaith families with children ages six months through eight years. PJ Library is free of cost to all families. If you are interested in being a part of our PJ Library community, please go to www.pjlibrary.org/communities/desmoines. If you have any questions please contact Jody Caswell at jody@dmjfed.org.

Search

JFS Upcoming Events

May
18

05.18.2017 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Our Partners

We would like to thank United Way for their support of Jewish Family Services. JFS is a proud United Way Agency.United Way Logo