Meet the JFS Social Workers

For Social Work Month we invited all of our social workers to answer a few "getting to know you" questions. Click the image to read about our awesome staff!

Radio Interview with Ken Bielecki

Click the image to listen to an interview JFS Director Ken Bilecki did with the Youngstown Radio Reading Service.

Services | Aging Well Programs

Find the positive side of life. Licensed social worker Shay Kahani-Erez will help you learn how to deal with difficult people and situations, steps to increase happiness in your own life, and the secret to a happy life. 


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Services | Counseling 

Licensed, experienced professionals provide individual, marital, group, child and family therapy. Therapy can help people resolve relationship problems, develop coping strengths to deal with crisis, resolve internal conflicts, and build self-esteem.


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Services | EMDR Trauma Therapy

Jewish Family Services is offering EMDR trauma therapy. EMDR stands for Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.

EMDR is a therapy proven to help reduce symptoms related to anxiety, depression, addiction, and other emotional problems.


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Services | Home Delivered Meals

JFS and JCC partnered with Direction Home of Eastern Ohio to deliver meals to individuals in Mahoning and Northern Columbiana Counties at no cost. Over 100,000 meals have been delivered to date!

Thursday, October 29, 2020
Jewish Family Services was awarded $17,000 from the Mahoning County Mental Health & Recovery Board for its Senior Outreach program. The Senior Outreach program includes...
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Akiva Academy and Jewish Family Services are again partnering to collect new pajamas, sizes infant to adult, for children in foster care in Mahoning County. The pajama drive...
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