Since 1978, JFS SV has changed the lives of people throughout our community. Our staff of seasoned professionals are experts in their respective fields. JFS SV programs are available to members of the general community without regard to race, religion, ethnicity or ability to pay.


You can learn more about our service to the community by exploring this website, receiving our newsletters, watching our video, attending our events, and volunteering to help.


Our Mission
Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley empowers individuals and families facing life’s challenges by providing quality human services inspired by Jewish values.

Our Vision
Jewish Family Services will ensure that children, adults, and families in our community have access to affordable and meaningful professional services. Everyone will be treated with dignity and respect. JFS SV will provide a broad range of social services to help people thrive. The agency’s programs will be available without regard to race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or ability to pay.

Our Values
JFS SV Board and Staff are committed to the following core values:

  • Jewish traditions of social responsibility, compassion, and respect for all members of the community
  • Social work ethics of responsive, caring, and skilled professional service
  • Collaboration with supporters, volunteers, and other community agencies
  • Responsiveness to the changing needs of people served
  • Fiscally responsible management
  • Continuously striving to be a valued resource in our community


Our Strategic Goals and Objectives

  • Educate our community about JFS services
  • Increase financial support for Jewish Family Services
  • Develop and implement a program mix that fulfills the Jewish Family Services mission and is consistent with our values
  • Provide appropriate support and infrastructure for Jewish Family Services



For more details on our 2017 Strategic Plan, click here.

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Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley
14855 Oka Road, Suite 202, Los Gatos, CA 95032
Telephone: (408) 556-0600  |  Fax: (408) 551-0091  |  jfs@jfssv.org


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