Our Services

COVID-19 Information and Resources


Looking to help the community and put your expertise to work? JFCS is in search of professionals in the following areas to provide emergency assistance to clients

Legal work
Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Sammy Monk at
smonk@jfcs-portland.org to be included in our volunteer registry.

Weekly Video Chat

Join JFCS for weekly conversations on Zoom about the challenges and anxieties of pandemic living.

Meetings Held:

Every Friday at 10 AM

Friendly Callers

Under the management of volunteer coordinator Sammy Monk, volunteers are available to connect with clients and community members, to share a friendly voice in a time of social distancing and to provide support in this unprecedented time.

If you are interested in being a Friendly Caller or have any questions, please visit our Volunteer page, send and email to friendlycallers@jfcs-portland.org, or call 971-716-9587 for further information.

If you are interested in receiving calls from a JFCS Friendly Caller Volunteer, please sign up below or call 971-716-9587 for further information.


Jewish Family & Child Service (JFCS) provides social services that improve the lives of adults, families, and children in the Jewish and general communities.

If you are in need of assistance, consult our staff directory, or dial 2-1-1 to connect with 211info and local resources.

During this time of COVID -19, we extend special thanks to our partners the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland, Oregon Jewish Community Foundation and other generous donors for their community leadership in supporting front line responders like JFCS.

JFCS Counselor, Missy Fry, LCSW delivers food box to client’s doorstep

Community Connection

JFCS has pivoted to meet the needs of our community, we have revamped existing services, recreated programs that once again are in high demand and we have listened to YOU, making sure that we are offering new and relevant workshops, services and care.

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