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Please give where we live and support your Naples Senior Center!  a program of JFCS of Southwest Florida ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Questions?  Don’t hesitate to call the center at (239) 325-4444! JFCS thanks you for your support! Save Save Save Save

Increase Seen In Homeless Senior Women

Below is the link to the story about JFCS and the Naples Senior Center and homeless women that was on ABC7 recently. As the year comes to a close this is an excellent example of the wonderful and important work JFCS does, and we can only do it because we have your support! Thank you, …

Naples Daily News Commentary

Commentary: September is National Senior Center Month Seniors are finding balance during National Senior Center Month. Fitness, learning, friendship and purpose are highlighted in programs at the Naples Senior Center every day and are celebrated during September, National Senior Center Month. Click here to read the rest of the article at Naples Daily News…

Naples Daily News: JFCS receives grant for case management

By Liz Freeman of the Naples Daily News Judy Opoku made the right phone call before she moved to Naples in November. Disabled from a grueling fight with cancer which sometimes keeps her homebound, her social worker in Lowell, Massachusetts, gave her a list of case management companies in Naples. One was highlighted: The Jewish …

Thank You!

Dear Friends, Thank you for being among the 76 donors to JFCS of Southwest Florida and the Naples Senior Center through the Give Where You Live 2016 program.  Because of your support we raised $254,450!  These dollars will enable us to continue to empower individuals and families by giving them tools to address life’s challenges.  …

Give Where You Live Campaign

Please give where we live and support your Naples Senior Center!  a program of JFCS of Southwest Florida Questions?  Don’t hesitate to call the center at (239) 325-4444! JFCS thanks you for your support!

Naples Daily News: KUDOS!

KUDOS: The doors opened to 88 participants in January 2014 and, in less than two years, membership grew to more than 800. Click here to read more ….

You’re Invited!

JFCS of Southwest Florida invites you to join us as we raise the curtain to reveal ….. The newly expanded Naples Senior Center Thursday, December 3, 2015 • 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Naples Senior Center • 5025 Castello Drive • Naples, FL R.S.V.P. by November 23 Wine & Hors d’oeuvres will be served.Complimentary valet …

Naples News: Senior Lunch Program expanding

Paul Goldblum and Mary Novello lean in so close when they talk, the orange sleeve of his shirt brushes up against her shoulder. Maybe they’re sharing a secret — each of them slipping out the quiet, snickering kind of laugh only friends use during private jokes. But it’s more likely they’re shifting closer together to …

Naples Florida Weekly: JFCS answers a need

Considering that Florida has long been considered the country’s gold standard destination for retirement living, it’s surprising that Naples’ senior community did not have a place it could use for socialization and resources until about a year and a half ago. Instead, services were cobbled together through several agencies. The elderly often went without the …

Senior Center recipient of Walmart grant

Larry Graham, a Naples Walmart store manager, visited the Naples Senior Center as guest speaker on Wednesday for 140 seniors enjoying lunch and entertainment. The Naples Senior Center is the grateful recipient of a $25,000 Walmart Foundation grant to fund the weekly luncheons that fight hunger as well as loneliness. The Naples Senior Center was …

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