Jewish Family and Children's Service of Pittsburgh


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United Way of Allegheny County United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of AgencyCounseling and Consultation Services: Licensed therapists offer confidential counseling services to individuals, couples and families; psychotherapy and psychological testing to children and adolescents provided through Gusky Child Guidace Clinic. Teen outreach helps teens, parents and those who work with teens to address and resolve teen-specific issues. Services for Older Adults: AgeWell Pittsburgh information and referral, care management, Caregiver Connection for caregiver referral, counseling & support groups, ElderAlert emergency personal response system, Holocaust survivor services. Adoption: pre-adoption consultation; home studies; domestic, waiting child and international placements; post adoption counseling and support groups, birthparent services and community outreach. Special Needs: Case management, information and referral and advocacy to families who have hildren with special needs. Guardianship: Comprehensive care and/or financial management services provided to individuals who are no longer legally competent to make decisions regarding their health, welfare, or finances. Also Power of Attorney and/or financial management for individuals who are less disabled. Kosher SuperPanty: Supplemental food to individuals and families in need who meet basic financial eligibility criteria who live in 15217 or outside zip but require kosher food. Career Development Center: Career counseling and job search assistance, college counseling, scholarships and loans program administered for the United Jewish Federation, services for employers including group and individual career management counseling, outplacement services, recruiting services and relocation assistance programs. Pittsburgh Refugee & Immigrant Assistance Center: Assists refugees with help meeting social, educational, vocational, medical and economic needs. Immigration lawyers and JF&CS Accredited Representatives (by the Board of Immigration Appeals of the Department of Justice) provide consultation and assistance with immigration issues including adjustment of status, petitions for alien relatives, asylum, naturalization, affidavits of support, and other legal issues; assistance with filling out forms and filing applications for immigration benefits; and representation when feasible. Also provides medical translation, naturalization assistance and career counseling and job search assistance through our CDC.
LocationAllegheny
Geographic AreaAllegheny
Public TransportationYes, JF&CS is directly on the Squirrel Hill bus line.
Funded ByJewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, the Jewish Healthcare Foundation and United Way of Allegheny County; and also receive funding from the government, foundations and generous individual and corporate contributors.
AffiliationsMember International Association of Jewish Vocational Services; member Association of Jewish Family & Children's Agencies; national Affiliate Elder Support Network
Licensed ByLicensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for Adoption, Foster Care and Private Child and Youth Services; as a Home Care Registry.
Agency Type501(c)3
 
Availability
Hours of OperationWeekdays, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Food Pantry Hours: Monday through Wednesday, 9:00am to 12:30pm
Monday, 5:00pm to 7:00pm by appointment only
Tuesday, 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Thursday, 9:00am to 12:30pm
24 hour telephone emergency service
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 15743 Bartlett Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipPittsburgh, PA 15217
Main Phone412-422-7200
Fax412-422-1162
Web Addresswww.jfcspgh.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameDr. Jordan Golin
Director's PositionPresident and CEO
 
Additional Information
Facebook Pagehttps://www.facebook.com/Jewish-Family-Childrens-Service-of-Pittsburgh-303029436391277/
Twitter Handlehttps://twitter.com/JFCSPgh?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw
Update Contact User ID258098
Date Update SentOct
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Jewish Family and Children's Service of Pittsburgh
Affiliated Programs: Jewish Family and Children's Service Caregiver Connection
Jewish Family and Children's Service Family Hope Connection
Jewish Family and Children's Service Immigration and Refugee Services
Jewish Family and Children's Service Older Adult Services
Jewish Family and Children's Service Special Needs Services
Jewish Family and Children's Service Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry
Jewish Family and Children's Service WorkAble
JF&CS AgeWell Pittsburgh
JF&CS Career Development Center
JF&CS Critical Needs Services
JF&CS ElderAlert
JF&CS Guardianship Services
JF&CS Job Seeker Support Group
JF&CS Squirrel Hill Psychological Services
Affiliated Services: Career Development Center - WorkAble
Jewish Family and Children's Service of Pittsburgh - Career Development Center - EmployAble
Jewish Family and Children's Service - Refugee Resettlement and Immigrant Services
Jewish Family and Children's Services AgeWell Pittsburgh
Jewish Family and Children's Services Caregiver Connection
Jewish Family and Children's Services Critical Needs Services
Jewish Family and Children's Services ElderAlert
Jewish Family and Children's Services Family Hope Connection
Jewish Family and Children's Services Guardianship Services
Jewish Family and Children's Services Immigrant Services and Connections (ISAC)
Jewish Family and Children's Services Immigration Legal Services
Jewish Family and Children's Services Older Adult Services
Jewish Family and Children's Services Pittsburgh - AgeWell Rides
Jewish Family and Children's Services Refugee Services
Jewish Family and Children's Services Special Needs Services
Jewish Family and Children's Services Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry
Squirrel Hill Psychological Services