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Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon & Warren Counties

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Books for Families in Mentoring Program
Emily Rosenthal and her mother, Linda, volunteers for JFS, provide reading materials for families in the Mentoring program. Family Mentor Program Coordinator, Ruth Edelman accepts on behalf of nearly 40 volunteer mentors.

Use your life experience! Complete 10 hours of orientation/training and be matched with a family interested in having home visits on a regular (weekly/bi weekly basis) to feel supported, listened to, coached. Social workers make in home assessments of families requesting these services, and volunteers are matched based on their time needs and requirements geographically; and the nature of the goals the family wants to work on. Georgraphic area served is all of Somerset County NJ.

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About Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon & Warren Counties

Location:

150-A High Street, Somerville, NJ 08876, US

Mission Statement

Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warrent Counties is a not-for-profit, non-discriminatory social service agency whose purpose is to preserve and strengthen the quality of individual, family and community life based on Jewish values.

Description

Non-profit agency which provides Family Mentoring, individual, family and group counseling, services to the elderly, special needs programs, vocational services, refugee resettlement, learning in retirement program, family life education. All of our services are open to anyone in the community. The Family Mentor Program is an award winning volunteer program.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

SomervilleSomerville, NJ 08876

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Child Welfare
  • Special Needs
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours a month

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