JSS is taking COVID-19 prevention very seriously. Our office is open for scheduled appointments or visits only. In-person programming has been cancelled until further notice. Staff continue to work from home and are available during business hours to answer calls and emails. If you need a social worker’s help call JSS main number, 608-442-4081.

FAMILY SUPPORT SERIES REGARDING COVID-19 – Where do we go from here?

Please attend our family support series with panel discussions to hear about community information and resources related to mental health, education and physical health during this time of COVID-19. This program is co-sponsored by Jewish Social Services of Madison (JSS) and The Jewish Federation of Madison (JFM). We will discuss issues related to mental health, education and physical health. Please join us for one panel or for all.

September 22 at 5:30 pm via Zoom:

Mental Health: Caring for yourself and your family during Covid

Sarah Byer, MA, LPC-IT, will share ways to help create balance, mange anxiety and pin point warning signs on when additional assistance is needed/useful. Sarah will also discuss the normalcy of regression during a time of stress and uncertainty. Sarah is a therapist at Westside Psychotherapy, https://www.westsidepsych.com/therapists/sarah-byer.

Kim Sines, the manager of Project Recovery will share information and access to this new, free community based program. Project Recovery is designed to meet the emotional needs of the community, specifically related to Covid-19.

Register in advance for this meeting:


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

The Jewish Federation of Madison has a page of resources for the community. Please visit their website at: www.jewishmadison.org/jewish-madison-community-covid-19-resources


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Enjoy Shabbat with Rabbi Renee of JSS and Rabbi Andrea of Hillel

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Jewish Social Services is a non-profit organization working to help Dane County residents get their basic needs met.

We offer services in the areas of short-term advocacy, long-term case management, Jewish spiritual care and immigration services. We serve people of all ages and backgrounds.


Contact Us

Phone: 608-442-4081 – Fax: 608-278-7814
6434 Enterprise Lane – Madison, WI 53719