• Save the Date for our annual event honoring spectacular local volunteers age 70 and up! Learn more

  • Help Holocaust survivors by calling Senator Casey today! Find a sample script here

  • Please consider donating hot chocolate or coffee to the food pantry this month. Learn more about the pantry here

  • We are proud to offer a variety of services for older adults across the Lehigh Valley including friendly visits, Shabbat and holiday programs and transportation. Click here to learn more

  • Please consider donating a can of tuna fish to the Community Food Pantry this month. Learn more about the pantry

  • There are many ways for you to get involved. Become a volunteer and help us make a difference in the lives of those who need us most. Learn More

  • Thank you to all of the members of our L'Chaim Society who will help support the future of JFS through gifts in their wills, trusts, retirement accounts or life insurance policies. Learn about leaving your legacy

Our Community Impact

Learn more about how Jewish Family Service makes a difference in the Lehigh Valley community.

How We Help

We take a systems approach to care, striving to serve our clients as holistically as possible.

Older Adult Services

From providing rides to visiting residential facilities, we meet the needs of seniors where they are.


Our professional staff is here to provide for the emotional needs of our diverse client base.

Food Pantry

Our food pantry provides 125 meals per month to Jews across the Lehigh Valley and families in the 18104 area.

  • Leaving Your Legacy at JFS

    Learn more about ways that you can remember JFS and other local Jewish organizations with a gift in your will, trust, retirement account or life insurance policy​.

  • Tribute Cards

    Making a donation to JFS is a great way to honor a family member, friend, or to memorialize the loss of a loved one. For every tribute/memorial gift you make, a beautiful acknowledgment card will be sent to your designated recipient.

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Do you have the gift of gab? A good sense of direction? A ready hand when it comes to organizing things? Do you just enjoy helping people, in any way you can? If so, there are many rewarding ways to volunteer at JFS!