We PROTECT the vulnerable, EMPOWER individuals and STRENGTHEN families.
Uplifting Lives begins with a “hand up”
Many people confront life challenges they can’t solve alone. Gulf Coast JFCS helps our most vulnerable community members find safety, comfort and a path toward a fulfilling life.
From babies to seniors, Gulf Coast JFCS serves all people in need, regardless of race, religion, culture or gender identity. To help the most people most comprehensively, Gulf Coast JFCS programs span a broad human service spectrum, from behavioral and mental health, child welfare and adoption, family support, job and employment transition, housing, food, transportation or home care assistance for the elderly. Read more about us.
Inspired by Jewish values,
we PROTECT the vulnerable,
and STRENGTHEN families.
Gulf Coast JFCS is ‘Lives Uplifted.”
Gulf Coast JFCS serves all people regardless of age, race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, sexual orientation or gender identity. Gulf Coast Jewish Family and Community Services, Inc. has been serving Florida since 1960. Our programs are as diverse as the individuals who benefit from them. Collectively, our services meet the complex needs of today’s families, senior citizens, vulnerable children, and persons needing assistance because of behavioral or mental health issues. Today, Gulf Coast JFCS has nearly 550 employees and annually supports more than 37,000 people in 40 Florida counties. The agency interacts with virtually every area of social services to provide a wide range of family support.
LIVES MADE BETTER
OF ALL FLORIDIANS ARE ONE EVENT AWAY FROM A LIFE-ALTERING CRISIS WITH LASTING EFFECTS ON THEIR SAFETY, HEALTH, AND WELL-BEING.