JFS Organizations (Los Angeles and Santa Barbara Areas)

Jewish Family Services of Los Angeles
Location: 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Los Angeles, CA, 90048
Telephone: (323) 761-8800
Fax: (323) 761-8801
E-mail: info@jfsla.org
Website: www.jfsla.org
Info: Provides referrals, counseling, emergency intervention, and dozens of programs for youth, families, the elderly, immigrants, and those impacted with AIDS, including subsidized hot Kosher meals.

Valley Regional Office/Jewish Community Center – BRANCH
Location: 22622 Vanowen St., West Hills, CA, 91307
Telephone: (818) 464-3333
Fax: (818) 464-3249
E-mail: agross@jfsla.org
Website: www.jfsla.org/index.php?/programs/details/program_san_fernando_valley_counseling_resource_center
Info: Counseling, consultation and referral, divorce medation, Iranian peer counseling, parent education, support groups for Russian women, divorce mediation, parent education, and collaboration with synagogues and other Jewish institutions.

Jewish Family Service of Santa Monica
Contact: Tracy Halstead
Location: 1424 4th St., Suite 300, Santa Monica, CA, 90035
Telephone: (310) 393-0732
E-mail: SMonicainfo@jfsla.org
Website: www.jfsla.org/index.php?programs/details/58/10
Info: Counseling including school based counseling; senior services; care management; and Café Shalom and Conversation Café: senior Russian activites; Bereavement Group; Information and referral.

Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Long Beach/West Orange County
Location: 3801 Willow St., Long Beach, CA, 90815
Telephone: (562) 427-7916
Fax: (562) 427-7910
E-mail: jfcs@jfcslongbeach.org
Website: www.jfcslongbeach.org
Info: Older adult services, adult clinical services, Center for Children, Youth & Families, domestic violence program, and support services.

Jewish Family Service of Orange County
Location: 1 Federation Way, Suite 220, Irvine, CA 92603-0174
Telephone: (714) 445-4950 / (949) 435-3460
Fax: (714) 445-4960
E-mail: info@jfsoc.org
Website: www.jfsoc.org
Info: Provides individual, couples and family counseling, assistance in securing community-based services related to: Jewish community resources, education, Marriage Encounter and burial; medical care; affordable housing; legal matters; finances; transportation; in-home assistance; employment; retirement, board & care, and Nursing Homes; refugee resettlement; support groups; older adult services; and the Jewish Healing Center, a community wide program that brings healing and comfort to Jewish households affected by serious illness or emotional trauma.

Jewish Family Service of the Desert (Palm Springs & Palm Desert)
Location: Main Office: 801 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Suite 202, Palm Springs, CA, 92262; Satellite Office: Portola Community Center, 45-480 Portola Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Telephone: Main Office (760) 325-4088; Satellite Office 760/568-2441
Fax: Main Office (760) 778-3781
E-mail: info@jfsdesert.org
Website: www.jfsdesert.org
Info: Provide assistance to senior citizens; counseling; family life education; information/referral; volunteer outreach; making your life better; financial assistance; summer camp scholarships; and support services.

Jewish Family Service of the Inland Communities
Location: 4133 10th Street, Riverside, CA, 92501
Telephone: (951) 784-1212; Toll Free (888) 537-4545
Fax: (951) 369-6614
E-mail: dlong@jfs-inland.org (Debbie Long, Executive Director); jewishfamily2004@sbcglobal.net (Ilene Stein, Office Manager)
Website: www.jfs-inland.org
Info: Provide assistance, information, and referral services to person experiencing emergencies; assist older adults and their families in dealing with the developmental and situation challenges associated with aging; and maintain and develop cooperative relationships with the community and organizations in the overall planning for the provision of social and community services; and support services.

Jewish Family Service of Santa Barbara
Location: 524 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
Telephone: (805) 957-1116
Fax: (805) 957-9230
E-mail: jfs@sbjf.org
Website: www.jewishsantabarbara.org/section.html?id=938
Info: Provide family life education: Life cycle events, transitions, personal well being and quality of life; seminars, workshops & classes: professional development, health, art, writing & nutrition; seniors & their families: social, educational & cultural programs – Schmooze Room, Enrichment and Holiday Programs; Counseling: individual, family and group psychotherapy; Eldercare Consultation: In-home assessments and personalized care plans; Friendly Visitation: telephone reassurance & home visitation; and Counseling: provided by experienced, licensed professionals; and support services.. For children, teens, adults of all ages; individuals, couples and families; all cultural and religious backgrounds.