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An Afternoon of ‘Advanced Style’

Register Now for an  Afternoon of ‘Advanced Style’ With Special Guests Ari Seth Cohen and Debra Rapaport World class fashion photographer, Ari Seth Cohen  and artist Debra Rapaport are breaking boundaries in the Fashion Industry, capturing the beauty and style of older women.     . Proceeds go directly to the JFCS of SW Florida …

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 …

The Well of Creativity

Click to read the article about a paper-folding exercise during a creativity workshop at the Naples Senior Center. Read the article.

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 ….

Naples NewsMakers Nov 22nd

Below is the Naples Daily NewsMakers broadcast about the expansion of the Naples Senior Center.  The program aired on November 22. After viewing the introduction you can find the JFCS segment beginning at the 10:46 mark.  

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 …

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