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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  |

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NEW!  Women's Relationship Support Group

JFS is starting a new group in collaboration with Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence.

In this support group, you will learn how to:
> Communicate effectively.             

> Create and participate in healthy relationships.
> Recognize abusive behaviors.     

> Build self-acceptance and self-confidence.
> Develop a safety plan.                  

> Create a better life for you and your family.
> Recognize the signs of trauma in yourself and your children.

> Gain value from the experiences of other women who are

   handling intimate partner issues similar to your own.

This program is FREE!

Dates:    Every Friday, starting May 3, 2019

Time:     11:30AM - 1:30PM

Where:  JFS SV Offices, Activity Room B

               14855 Oka Road #202

               Los Gatos, CA 95032

Drop-ins Welcome. New participants please arrive 30 minutes early.
Children’s services may be available during group.

To participate in the group or for more information,

please contact the Manager of Support Services at Next Door Solutions

408-501-7546 or email

To view the flyer on this program, click here . . .


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Our professional counselors on staff, include:

Lisa Warner, LCSW
Lisa is the Director of Clinical and Social Services here at JFS.  Lisa is a Licensed Clinical Social worker with over 25 years of social work experience with children, families and adults. She has an extensive background working with older adults; especially with issues such as depression and anxiety.  She has done individual grief counseling and facilitated groups; worked in hospice and palliative care; worked with domestic violence victims and victims of child abuse; and counseled couples around relationship issues. Lisa takes a client-centered approach and believes strongly in an individual’s resiliency and capacity for change.
Contact Lisa at (408) 357-7456,

Sandra Pannell, MA
Sandra is JFS' Project NOAH Social Worker.  She has a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology and 26 years of experience working with youth and adults in a variety of crisis settings.  She is an experienced case manager and client advocate; and helps connect people with low incomes to the services to the services they need.  Sandra uses a variety of techniques to move individuals to positive change.
Contact Sandra at (408) 357-7425;

For more information on all our counseling services, please contact:
Lisa Warner, LCSW
Director of Clinical and Social Services​  (408) 357-7456

JFS SV provides professional therapeutic counseling to individuals and families facing a range of issues and life challenges. We provide support to children, adults, and families during times of crisis or periods of transition.  Our counseling services are conducted Monday through Friday and are available on a sliding scale.  We provide:

  • Individual counseling services in a supportive, respectful and confidential environment
  • Counseling and support for families in crisis or dealing with relationship issues
  • Emotional support during times of transition (relocation, career change, divorce, empty nest, etc.)

Counseling for Individuals & Families