Financial AssistanceFor over 30 years Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Services (JFS) has provided financial assistance to individuals and families in crisis. Examples of the kind of assistance we provide include:
|• Back to School Supplies||• Car Insurance|
|• After- School Activities||• Car Payment|
|• Tutoring/Educational Testing||• Mortgage/Rent|
|• College Prep Services||• Homeowners Ins.|
|• Summer Camp Scholarship||• Maintenance Fees|
|• In-Home Care||• Utilities|
|• Medical Supplies||• Hearing Aids|
|• Prescriptions||• Clothing / eyeglasses|
|• Funding for Children with Special Needs||• Other needs...|
Hebrew Free Loan Society (HFLS) Provides interest-free loans to assist individuals and families unable to secure a bank loan. Funds can be used for a variety of things including the repair or purchase of a car, home repairs, dental care, prostheses, educational classes, or other necessary expenses. A guarantor may be required.
Silverstein Fund Provides assistance to seniors that require short term in-home care services due to a recent hospitalization, rehabilitation center stay, and any other situation that would require short term in-home assistance.
Rose Golden Fund Provides assistance for basic needs, including food, shelter, car repairs and other vital support for individuals and families.
Dorothy & Irving Cooper FundProvides support for professional services for children with special needs and their families. Funds shall be used in a variety of ways including but not limited to, training of professionals and volunteers working in the field, financial assistance for adaptive equipment, camp including summer & after school, supportive shadows, respite care and behavior modification specialists & counseling services.
Viner Family Compassionate Care Program Provides financial assistance to families with dependent children who need help dealing with a temporary crisis, as well as helping the children meet their physical and social needs.
Hands on Tzedakah ("HOT") Partners with our agency to assist individuals/families who are in need of essential life sustaining assistance.
FEMA (Non-Catastrophic)Provides a one-time gift card for food for individuals and families in a crisis.
Additional financial assistance is provided by the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County.