Welcome to Jewish Family Service of New Haven

From our humble beginnings of distributing milk and coal to poor families and immigrants beginning in 1881, to today's broad array of services offering solutions to modern problems, JFS has a long and rich tradition of helping those in need with quality programs delivered by highly qualified professionals. All services are fully accredited.

Today JFS provides a wide range of quality social and human services throughout the Greater New Haven area. These include: Individual, Couple & Family Counseling; Children’s Psychiatric and Counseling Services; Programs for Senior Adults; a Holocaust Survivor Program; Infant, Domestic and Intercountry Adoption Services; Specialized Foster Care; Children’s Respite Services; Programs for Adults with Developmental Disabilities; Food Assistance Programs; Empowering People for Success Program; Pastoral Care and Pastoral Counseling; Social Work Outreach Services; and Volunteer Services.

ONE child in Connecticut

needs YOUR help!

Help us find a family for every child.

Foster and Adoptive Resources

$250 BONUS for every family accepting a 1st time placement

Daily STIPEND paid to you for meeting the needs of a child

Contact us today to make  a difference in ONE child's life!

1440 Whalley Avenue,  New Haven, CT 06515
(just behind the Athenian Diner)
Telephone: (203) 389-5599 or toll free 1-866-389-5599
Fax: (203) 389-5904
Hours : Monday/Wednesday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday/Thursday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.;  

Friday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Email us at: contact@jfsnh.org


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