Text Size

News & Stories of Hope

Cuts to General Assistance program causes additional stress

Today thousands of individuals across Pennsylvania already facing hardship will be challenged further as the cut to the General Assistance cash assistance program goes into effect. Effective today, the new state budget eliminates this benefit program which provided a small monthly cash allowance for individuals who are temporarily disabled and…Read More

Helping to address back-to-school bullying fears

Summer will soon be slipping away and parents and children will be getting ready for back-to-school mode in just a few short weeks. In the midst of shopping for back-to-school supplies, coordinating carpools, schedules and after-school activities, there are so many things to consider in preparing the entire family for…Read More

Give the Gift of Hope to Those in Need

Without the help of supporters like you and our partners, the work of JFCS would not be possible.

See How You Can Help