Working collaboratively with community partners, JFCS
will expand support for those living alone with ADRD, expand services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities with ADRD or at risk of ADRD, and enhance behavioral symptom management training and support for family caregivers.
Koret's swift assistance has enabled JEAN to help 720 households comprising 2,500 individuals regain their economic equilibrium; JFCS
projects nearly two thousand more individuals will seek help in 2010.
8220;In addition to offering housing assistance through its Operation Military Assistance Program, JFCS
wants to recognize those veterans offering help and hope to others.
Health Net is thrilled to partner with JFCS
to provide a valuable service to our seniors," said Steven Raffin, M.
Our program will offer flexibility for clients so that they can utilize services for as short or as long a period of time as they need, said Kathryn Miles, JFCS
8220;Thanks to the Gulf Coast grant, JFCS
is able to provide additional services to our existing clients and serve more clients in need.
, besides sharing stories and coping skills, caregiver group participants learn meditation and yoga.
The annual charity event, benefiting JFCS
, usually sells out and hosts more than 600 guests who choose to either spend the day golfing on the Islandside Golf Course and/or enjoying a party to sample specialty dishes prepared by 26 local chefs as well as libations at wine stations, a martini bar, or old fashion egg creams.
AGENCIES AT THE CENTER: Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Children's Health Clinic, Coastal Behavorial Healthcare, Healthy Start, Gulfcoast Legal, BAYS, Insight Counseling, First Step, Volunteer Community Connections, JFCS
, Unidosnow, FACT, Suncoast Partnership to End Homelessness, Literacy Council, AARP, Early Learning Coalition, More Too Life, Pierian Spring Academy
8220;Operation Military Assistance is very thankful for all donations provided by the local community,” said Lisa Christy of JFCS
Formerly addressed as JFCS
of Sarasota-Manatee, the new name reflects the organization's growth and the multiple counties now served including Charlotte, DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota.
SENIOR SERVICES AND SARASOTA CARES CAREGIVER SERVICES