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

Oct
30
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Temple Beth Israel
Oct 30 @ 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 Hickory smoked BBQ chicken, tszimmes, cous cous, fruit, rugalach

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Mark Stransky: Original piano music in variety of styles on themes inspired by people and nature

Nov
3
Fri
Shabbat at Capitol Lakes @ Capitol Lakes Retirement Community (in the Grand Hall)
Nov 3 @ 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. Music by Les Goldsmith with the assistance of UW students from Hillel.

 

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

Nov
10
Fri
Shabbat at Oakwood Villiage @ Oakwood Villiage University Woods (in Oaks Community Room)
Nov 10 @ 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.

Nov
13
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Temple Beth Israel
Nov 13 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

11:30 am-12:00 pm: Yoga from a chair with Betsy Haimson
11:30 am -12:30 pm: Complimentary Blood pressure check with nurse, Lori Edelstein
12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Chicken Shawarma, saffron rice, Israeli salad, Israeli sauces, eggplant salad, fruit, brownie
1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Larry Warman presentation, “500 Years after the Expulsion: Judaism in Spain and Portugal”

Nov
20
Mon
Lechayim Lunch Plus @ Temple Beth Israel
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 @ Temple Beth Israel
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.