Changing Lives Forever

JFCS of the Suncoast is one of the area’s leading mental health and human services agency. Services are delivered on a non-denominational basis, inspired by the Jewish tradition of helping all people.

With a goal to empower individuals to self sufficiency and stability JFCS services provide comprehensive care to community members in need. Our staff, volunteers, donors and partners strive for an impactful change to the individuals life forever.

JFCS is supported by a compassionate professional staff, counselors, clinicians and social workers all providing a warm, caring environment. Our Services include;

  • Counseling
  • MRT – Mobile Response Counseling for Youth
  • Mental Health Programs
  • At-Risk Youth Programs
  • Family Services
  • Seniors, Caregivers & Alzheimer’s Support
  • Veteran’s Housing Assistance, Life Skills, Job Placement
  • Homeless Prevention Services
  • Jewish Healing Services
  • Food & Financial Assistance
  • Wrap Around Case Management

JFCS offices are located in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and Lee County. To see our locations please visit our contact page.



Guided by the Jewish tradition of helping all people, JFCS empowers individuals and families toward self-sufficiency.


We strive for a Suncoast community where the vulnerable are protected and those who are challenged have a safe, supportive community to help them gain stability and independence.

We do this by providing impactful mental health and human services regardless of age, faith, or circumstance.

Get to know us

JFCS Executive Staff and Board Members.

Meet the Team

Our History

Learn about the history of JFCS of the Suncoast.

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Community Partners

JFCS works together with local and national agencies to create a network of services to bring to our community. Partnering with these organizations expands our reach and provides more security, stability, and dependability for our clients. We are proud to partner with these organizations.

Changing Lives Forever

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Help us empower individuals, strengthen families, and guide members of our community toward self-sufficiency.

JFCS Can Help You

We can provide immediate solutions for your unique situation through one of our many services or programs.