Who we serve

Welcome to Jewish Family Service of San Antonio, Texas (JFS); founded in 1973. JFS provides affordable counseling to clients of all ages including psychiatric services, services for seniors and case management services.
Services are available to individuals and families of all ages, faiths, and backgrounds. Inquiries are welcome.
JFS is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit corporation funded through the generous support of the United Way of Bexar County, Methodist Healthcare Ministries, community contributions, Federal and Foundation grants, and the Jewish Federation of San Antonio.

If you have an administrative background and are looking for work you may be interested in applying for this administrative clerk position!

 Jewish Family Service, has a position open for an experienced administration clerk. Duties include some reception work, data entry, client insurance verification & knowledge of insurance. Attention to detail, strong compute skills and the ability to work with others is needed. We offer an excellent benefit package for this full time position and we are a United Way agency. If you are interested in this position please FAX (only, no telephone calls) your resume and qualifications to us at (210) 302-6952.

"Trafficked Teens"

     National council of Jewish Women (NCJW) will host its opening meeting focusing on "Trafficked Teens" on Tuesday, September 20th at the Jewish Community Center Holzman Auditorium, from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  Jewish Family Service is a Co-Sponsor for the event along with San Antonio Against Slavery.  This event is open to the entire San Antonio community.


NEXT UP FOR JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE - SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2016 The JFS Evening of Inspiration. SAVE THE DATE for this wonderful event. Held at the Campus of the Jewish Community and honoring Aliza and Willie Cantu, Elaine and Stephen Cohen and Marinel and Michael Robbins.  JFS welcomes Susan Rosenberg, Committee Chair.  Susan has put together a great committee and they have planned a fun and enjoyable evening.  DON'T MISS OUT!

JFS 2016 Mah Jongg Tournament - A BIG SUCCESS!

The JFS 2016 Mah Jongg Tournament on Sunday, February 21, 2016 was a great success!  A big THANK YOU to Committee Chair, Susan Gordan, Rules Committee Chair, Natalie Levine and Rosanne Atlas-Wonder Woman of Raffle Ticket Sales for their dedication and organization in making the event fun and exciting.  We wish to extend our thanks also to all of the Volunteers who assisted with the day from Registration through to the last table clean up.  1st Place AND Grand Prize Winner of the Personalized Mah Jongg Set is Marilyn Karren.

The 2015 JFS Latke Party - A very nice event

The JFS 2015 Latke Party was a great success. Special thanks to Alice and Ron Perloff for the use of their beautiful home. Also many thanks to our guest latke chefs, Daniel Laser and Mitch Michelson. They created crisp and tasty latke treats for all to enjoy. We would also like to acknowledge Marilynn Berkowitz and her fantastic Latke Committee, they did a wonderful job with food and organization. Congratulations to Rosanne, Dan and Natalie, our most gracious honorees. The pictures from this event are posted on the JFS Facebook page for your enjoyment.

Services and Programs

JFS provides comprehensive mental health services to children, teens, adults, couples and families.  These services include counseling provided by Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Clinical Social Workers.  Psychiatric assessment, prescription, and medication management is also available. 

Donate Today

The Jewish Family Service Annual Campaign is in full swing!
Donations support JFS senior services such as independent living; healthy and safe life styles; and advocacy.  Your donation is tax deductable and can be made via our web site Pay Pal button.  Click on the Pay Pal button and follow the directions in the window that pops up.  You can also make
your donation over the phone, call Cheryl Hayes at
(210) 302-6921; or mail your donation in to Jewish Family Service, 12500 NW Military Hwy, Suite 250, San Antonio, Texas 78231.

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