Counseling

Mental Health Counseling

Jewish Family Service (JFS) provides confidential, professional mental health counseling services for families, couples, individuals and groups experiencing a variety of problem areas. Treatment areas include addictions, domestic abuse, depressing, panic and anxiety disorders and adjustment difficulties. Relationship enhancement skills are also provided to improve communication, parenting, self- esteem and general quality of life. Information and referral to community resources are also offered.

JFS is a participating provider with most insurance companies and accepts Medicare and Medicaid. Sliding fee scale is also offered based on family size and income.

Our social workers are licensed clinical social workers in the State of Pennsylvania. Jewish Family Service is accredited in its counseling service by the Council on Accreditation.

 

Financial Aid & Holiday Assistance

Short-term financial assistance for rent, utilities, food or other emergency needs is provided for individuals and families experiencing financial difficulties.]

The Holiday Assistance Program ensures that the beauty of the Jewish Holidays is shared throughout the year.

To schedule an appointment or for additional information, contact our office and a social worker will assist you or email info@jfsnepa.org

Consultation

Other agencies and school programs can utilize the expertise of Jewish Family Service social workers for specific problems, issues or projects.

To schedule an appointment with Jewish Family Service of Northeastern Pennsylvania or for additional information, contact our office and a social worker will assist you or emailĀ info@jfsnepa.org

Family Life Education

Jewish Family Service of Northeastern Pennsylvania offers education and enrichment through lectures, guest speakers and workshops on topics relevant to family life, Jewish identity and current issues.

To schedule an appointment or for additional information, contact our office and a social worker will assist you or email info@jfs.org.