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May 24, 2024

Mental Health? It's In The Cards

Mental Health? It's In The Cards

Made by teens, the new Mental Health Discussions Card Deck helps families talk about mental health Read More

May 01, 2024

Kids & Tech: A Parent Coach's Perspective

Kids & Tech: A Parent Coach's Perspective

JF&CS Parent Coach Cari Newman offers tips on helping kids and teens build a healthy relationship with technology. Read More

May 01, 2024

JF&CS Invests to Improve the Client Experience

JF&CS Invests to Improve the Client Experience

Over the last year, we’ve seen an influx of referrals to Frances Bunzl Clinical Services and Horwitz-Zusman Child & Family Center. To meet these needs, we’ve hired some uniquely skilled leaders and clinicians. We’ve also streamlined our internal… Read More

March 28, 2024

We Provide Support for Multiple Generations

We Provide Support for Multiple Generations

Aging continuously brings new challenges, and Aviv Older Adult Services helps both older adults and their adult children to navigate this stage of life. Read More

March 25, 2024

Raising Awareness, Saving Lives: An Open Conversation With Rabbi Shalom Hammer

Raising Awareness, Saving Lives: An Open Conversation With Rabbi Shalom Hammer

In our next Focus Workshop on April 19, we will be educating parents about mental health awareness and suicide prevention with Rabbi Shalom Hammer of the Israeli organization Gila’s Way. Read More

March 01, 2024

Ann Kay's Passion for Children's Mental Health

Ann Kay's Passion for Children's Mental Health

The exciting renovation of the Horwitz-Zusman Child & Family Center is nearing completion through the generosity of Mrs. Ann Kay. Read More

February 01, 2024

Support Groups Offer Strength in Numbers

Support Groups Offer Strength in Numbers

Frances Bunzl Clinical Services at JF&CS offers various support groups to help individuals navigate difficult personal and emotional issues, such as divorce, family estrangement, and the war in Israel. Support groups are different than one-on-one… Read More

January 22, 2024

S.A.D.? You're Not Alone

S.A.D.? You're Not Alone

The winter months can be difficult for our mental health. It’s estimated that 10-20% of the U.S. population deals with the “winter blues,” but for some, it is more of a challenge: a condition known as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Read More

January 05, 2024

Innovative Support for the Atlanta Community

Innovative Support for the Atlanta Community

Our response for those directly affected by the war in Israel Read More

November 22, 2023

A Proactive Approach to Holiday Stress

A Proactive Approach to Holiday Stress

We recently spoke with HAMSA Program Manager Joel Dworkin about navigating holiday stress while in recovery. Read More

November 02, 2023

Community Roundtable Supports Teens

Community Roundtable Supports Teens

BeWellATL hosted its first Community Resiliency Roundtable on October 17. Read More

October 23, 2023

Shalom Bayit Celebrates 30 Years of Empowering Survivors

Shalom Bayit Celebrates 30 Years of Empowering Survivors

The Shalom Bayit program celebrated 30 years of impact on October 12. Read More

October 11, 2023

JF&CS Offers Support for Those Impacted by Israel War

JF&CS Offers Support for Those Impacted by Israel War

The Jewish Family & Career Services Atlanta (JF&CS) provides emotional support to families impacted by the war in Israel. Read More

October 10, 2023

JF&CS Stands With Israel

JF&CS Stands With Israel

The emotional and mental health needs of our Atlanta Jewish community are front-of-mind for us in light of the attacks on Israel, and we are here to help. Read More

September 29, 2023

Michele and David Hirsch: Relentless Support for Family Mental Health

Michele and David Hirsch: Relentless Support for Family Mental Health

Michele and David Hirsch come from people who give philanthropically. When their own son began to show signs of mental illness at the age of five, the Hirsches were thrust into the world of mental health providers, therapeutic programs, and services. Read More

September 28, 2023

Empowering Survivors by Telling Their Stories

Empowering Survivors by Telling Their Stories

Shalom Bayit program's 30th anniversary celebration will center around a play to show the strength of domestic abuse survivors. Read More

September 22, 2023

National Recovery Month: Mira's Story

National Recovery Month: Mira's Story

“Getting sober means getting well, staying sober means growing up, and living in long-term recovery is a daily commitment I make to being present and continuing to stay well" -Mira Cohen Read More

September 05, 2023

Honoring the Shalom Bayit Roots

Honoring the Shalom Bayit Roots

In her own words, Wendy Lipshutz, Shalom Bayit Program Director, talks about the four supporters who helped her get the program started three decades ago. Read More

August 21, 2023

National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month... Read More

August 04, 2023

Setting Students Up for Success

Setting Students Up for Success

Psychoeducational testing at the Horwitz-Zusman Child & Family Center gives guidance to students and their families. Read More