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
info@jssmadison.org
6434 Enterprise Lane – Madison, WI 53719

Donations to Jewish Social Services help a variety of causes!

Donate Here

RENTING OPPORTUNITY

A senior from the Jewish Community is renting one of the bedrooms in her two bedroom apartment. She lives in senior apartments on the west side. Next to a bus stop, and easy access to a library and other public attractions. If interested, please contact Maya Garbuz at 608-658-2240 or maya@jssmadison.org.

Upcoming Events

Nov
20
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Beth Israel Center
Nov 20 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Roasted turkey, southern cornbread dressing, market vegetable, whipped potatoes, fruit, dessert
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Luanne Vogel from Supreme Fitness presentation, “Balance and Core Strength”

Nov
27
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Beth Israel Center
Nov 27 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Cod Bouillabaisse, rolls, rice, Greek salad, fruit, cookie
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Marie Paul’s String Ensemble

Dec
1
Fri
Shabbat at Attic Angel Place (Chanukah Party) @ Attic Angel Place (in the Garden Room)
Dec 1 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Please join your neighbors, volunteers and Jewish Social Services staff for candle lighting, challah, wine, songs and discussion to usher in Shabbat. We will also be celebrating Chanukah!

 

A program of Jewish Social Services and Attic Angel Place

Shabbat at Capitol Lakes (Chanukah Party) @ Capitol Lakes Retirement Community (in the Grand Hall)
Dec 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please join your neighbors, volunteers and Jewish Social Services staff for candle lighting, challah, wine, songs and discussion to usher in Shabbat. Today we will also be celebrating Chanukah!

 

A program of Jewish Social Services, UW Hillel and Capitol Lakes Retirement Community.

Dec
4
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Beth Israel Center
Dec 4 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

1:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Moroccan beef stew (Vegetarian option: Moroccan tofu stew), herbed rice, market vegetable, dessert, fruit
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Sue Schroeder presentation, “My Life with Beads”

Dec
8
Fri
Shabbat at Oakwood Villiage @ Oakwood Villiage University Woods (in Oaks Community Room)
Dec 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Please join your neighbors, volunteers and Jewish Social Services staff for candle lighting, challah, wine, songs and discussion to usher in Shabbat. Music by Paul Grossberg with the assistance of JSS volunteers.

A program of Jewish Social Services of Madison and Oakwood Villiage.

Dec
11
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Beth Israel Center
Dec 11 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Estelle Katz
11:30 am -12:30 pm: Complimentary Blood pressure check with nurse, Lori Edelstein
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Beef brisket, garlic roasted red potato, roasted carrots, fruit, babka (Vegetarian option: Marinated garlic tofu)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Klezmer/ folk music by Yid Vicious

Dec
18
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Beth Israel Center
Dec 18 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Fettuccini Alfredo, Caesar salad, market vegetable, fruit, brownie
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Great composers: piano music by Dan Barker