Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans

Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans (JFS) is a social service agency dedicated to preserving, strengthening and enhancing the well-being and self-sufficiency of individuals and families at every stage of life. Established over 70 years ago, Jewish Family Service is a whole person environment, serving Greater New Orleans regardless of race, religion, disability, gender, or sexual orientation. Services are available on a sliding fee scale, based on income. We also accept Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance. JFS helps the entire community through various programs and services including: providing individual and group counseling, educating our young people about depression and suicide prevention, promoting independence for the elderly, and providing case management.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|89.44 Score


(3/4)|85.07 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|100 Score



Headquarter Address

3300 West Esplanade Avenue South
Suite 603
Metairie, LA 70002