JCFS Statement on Separation of Families at U.S. Border Events, Workshops & Groups JCFS 2018 Summer Programs Annual Back to School Drive Donate your vehicle, motorcycle, boat or RV Previous Next Featured Events Jul 19 Virginia Frank Connections: Early Childhood Training Institute Jul 19 Firefly Next Step (ages 17-18; for graduates of Firefly Teen Camp) Jul 19 Firefly Teen Camp (ages 14-16) Jul 19 Camp Firefly - July 16 (ages 9-14) Jul 19 Handwriting Boost View Full Calendar In Focus Jewish Child & Family Services and JVS Chicago Announce Merger Use Pool Time to Build Speech, Language and Motor Skills Children & Adolescents, Pediatric Therapies Helping Youth With Challenges Navigate After High School Foster Care & Family Support Here I Am: A Glimpse Into Our Hinaynee Summer Group For Children Children & Adolescents, Counseling & Psychological Services Ways to Access & Interact Get to know us Subscribe Find Us Call Us email Support Groups A path to hope and healing Careers Volunteer Professional & Community Training Redefine What's Possible Foster a Child The need for loving foster parents is great. An increasing number of at-risk children in the Chicago area desperately need foster parents who can welcome, love and guide them toward reunification with their biological families/birth families. Read more Disruptive Behavior Clinic Positive strategies for challenging behaviors Our family-focused approach is tailored to the unique needs of your child and opens up new possibilities for him -- today and in the future. Read more Early Childhood Training Institute Six-week summer program for early childhood teachers and professionals Six-week training for teachers and early childhood professionals based on renowned Connections educational model developed by JCFS's renowned Virginia Frank Child Development Center. Read more Careers Come work with us and make a difference! Each day is an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others. Read more Support JCFS Your gift helps children, adults, families and our entire community. Whether you make a monthly gift, attend our annual fundraiser or establish your legacy through an endowment, you are helping redefine what is possible. Please consider supporting JCFS with your donation today.