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Trouble paying bills
October 3, 2020

Broadening Their Reach Amidst The Pandemic

Jewish Family Service widens its safety net.

FedRadioDetroit
February 3, 2020

The Bravery of Perseverance

In FedRadioDetroit’s third episode, Federation’s Susie Feldman tells her harrowing tale of surviving domestic abuse and how the Jewish community was there for her every step of the way.

Shulman
January 6, 2020

For Jason

We Need to Talk . . . About Suicide and Family Life After the Loss of a Loved One

May 1, 2018

Scrappy, Resourceful Social Worker

“Scrappy and resourceful, compassionate and Jewish and here to help.” Those are Perry Ohren’s words to describe Jewish Family Service (JFS). Those words easily describe Perry Ohren, himself – “MSW, LMSW, CEO of JFS” - a social worker with a long train of initials behind his name, signifying his years of commitment and experience in clinical practice, his deep understanding of the needs of the community and his leadership today as Chief Exec and visionary for JFS.

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