The Jewish Family Service of MetroWest , New Jersey is a comprehensive, non-discriminatory counseling and social service agency serving the residents of Essex, Morris, Sussex, Warren and parts of Union counties. We have six locations that are available to serve clients, and are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our staff consists of clinical social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, home health aides and consultants.
In addition to clinical services to individuals, families and children, the JFS of MetroWest makes available to the community a variety of psycho-educational programs and workshops concerning the issues faced throughout the life cycle. We have a long tradition of providing services to the elderly including counseling, home health aides and a program of visitation/telephone reassurance by volunteers. JFS adoption services offers post-placement supervision, state mandated home study evaluations, information groups to learn about adoption and support groups. JFS is a partner in the Rachel Coalition, along with several other community entities, which is a coordinated response to domestic violence in the Jewish community. A kosher Safe House for abused women in danger was recently opened.