Together Empowering the community through support, care, and a helping hand.
Brownstein Jewish Family Service (JFS) offers community programs, referrals, and resources that meet the needs of individuals of all ages and their families.
Brownstein Jewish Family Service is available to help with many serious problems facing people in our community. We field thousands of calls and help to connect people with the right resources.
Cuts in social services
Mental health issues
We get many calls from people who are “falling through the cracks” and living on fixed incomes, those who are out of work, in debt or struggling to qualify for State or Federal programs.
Please note that Brownstein Jewish Family Service does not provide any crisis services. If you are experiencing a crisis, please contact 911 or go to your local emergency room.
Free monthly Social Service Screenings for SNAP (Food Stamps)
Food packages & grocery cards
Holiday gift baskets
Providing grocery gifts cards for people in need in our community! Call for more information.
JFS offers a variety of programs focused on getting and staying healthy including:
Annual flu clinics
Health & Leisure Fair
Free health education and support groups for that support health from a bio/psycho/social perspective.
United Way of Greater Waterbury
United Way 2-1-1
Jewish Human Service Agencies – Senior Resource Connect