For more information about
Jewish Community Services in Howard County contact: 
Liz Schoen, LCSW-C 
410-730-4976  ext. 120 
lschoen@jcsbaltimore.org

For a full range of programs and services,
call 410-466-9200 or visit www.jcsbaltimore.org.

Life presents all of us with challenges. Jewish Community Services (JCS) offers you guidance and support when you are looking for solutions. Through the programs and services of JCS, families and individuals will be supported in meeting basic needs for economic sufficiency; in living independently, in achieving mental health and competence; and in feeling supported by and connected to the Jewish community in ways that are meaningful to them.

  • Bereavement Support Group

    For anyone mourning the death of a loved one, this group will provide a welcoming place where participants can be with others who are grieving, find support within the Jewish community, and benefit from the opportunity to talk with a specialist about grief. This year's 8-week series begins August 17, 2016. For more information,

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    For anyone mourning the death of a loved one, this group will provide a welcoming place where participants can be with others who are grieving, find support within the Jewish community, and benefit from the opportunity to talk with a specialist about grief. This year's 8-week series be...

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    For anyone mourning the death of a loved one, this group will provide a welcoming place where participants can be with others who are grieving, find support within the Jewish community, ...

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    For anyone mourning the death of a loved one, this group will provide a welcoming place where participants can be wi...

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  • Counseling/Therapy

    JCS offers individuals, couples, and family counseling/therapy to help cope with stress, anxiety, depression, or illness; issues with relationships; or family crisis. Most private health insurances are accepted.

    JCS offers individuals, couples, and family counseling/therapy to help cope with stress, anxiety, depression, or illness; issues with relationships; or family crisis. Most private health insurances are accepted.

    JCS offers individuals, couples, and family counseling/therapy to help cope with stress, anxiety, depression, or illness; issues with relationships; or family crisis. Most private health insurances...

    JCS offers individuals, couples, and family counseling/therapy to help cope with stress, anxiety, depression, or illness; issue...

    JCS offers individuals, couples, and family counseling/therapy to help cope with stress...

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  • Life Happens Series

    It can be hard to discuss what happens when you or a family member becomes ill or passes away. But taking time to explore and make decisions about these issues now will make it easier on your loved ones. Join Life Happens, a free series of talks from experts who help navigate others through these topics For more information,

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    It can be hard to discuss what happens when you or a family member becomes ill or passes away. But taking time to explore and make decisions about these issues now will make it easier on your loved ones. Join Life Happens, a free series of talks from experts who help navigate others th...

    click here.

    It can be hard to discuss what happens when you or a family member becomes ill or passes away. But taking time to explore and make decisions about these issues now will make it easier on...

    click here.

    It can be hard to discuss what happens when you or a family member becomes ill or passes away. But taking time to ex...

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  • Group Services

    Support groups and workshops address a range of life issues, including bereavement, care giving, addictions, separation and divorce, and personal growth.

    Support groups and workshops address a range of life issues, including bereavement, care giving, addictions, separation and divorce, and personal growth.

    Support groups and workshops address a range of life issues, including bereavement, care giving, addictions, separation and divorce, and personal growth.

    Support groups and workshops address a range of life issues, including bereavement, care giving, addictions, separation and div...

    Support groups and workshops address a range of life issues, including bereavement, car...

    Support groups and workshops address a range of life issu...

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  • Rebuilding a Family and a Future

    When Judith received custody of her five teenage grandchildren, she turned to her local Federation for financial and emotional support.

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    When Judith received custody of her five teenage grandchildren, she turned to her local Federation for financial and emotional support.

    Watch her video.

    When Judith received custody of her five teenage grandchildren, she turned to her local Federation for financial and emotional support.

    Watch her video.

    When Judith received custody of her five teenage grandchildren, she turned to her local Federation for financia...

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    When Judith received custody of her five teenage grandchildren, she tur...

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  • Eldercare Family Consultation

    Short-term professional consultations (one to three sessions) help family members understand the changes aging brings, explore options, and start to plan for senior living.

    Short-term professional consultations (one to three sessions) help family members understand the changes aging brings, explore options, and start to plan for senior living.

    Short-term professional consultations (one to three sessions) help family members understand the changes aging brings, explore options, and start to plan for senior living.

    Short-term professional consultations (one to three sessions) help family members understand the changes aging brings, explore ...

    Short-term professional consultations (one to three sessions) help family members under...

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  • Service Coordination

    Experienced professionals work with adults, families, seniors and caregivers to identify needs and access resources in Howard County and the Jewish community.

    Experienced professionals work with adults, families, seniors and caregivers to identify needs and access resources in Howard County and the Jewish community.

    Experienced professionals work with adults, families, seniors and caregivers to identify needs and access resources in Howard County and the Jewish community.

    Experienced professionals work with adults, families, seniors and caregivers to identify needs and access resources in Howard C...

    Experienced professionals work with adults, families, seniors and caregivers to identif...

    Experienced professionals work with adults, families, sen...

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