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Services for the Jewish Community

Jewish Community

Through our Career Strategies program, JEVS Human Services provides a broad range of career and educational services to the Jewish community that are sensitive to traditions inherent in Jewish life.

Services

  • Through the Career Strategies program:
    • One-on-one career guidance for Jewish professionals in transition
    • Free seminars and support groups related to career development and educational guidance at local synagogues, libraries, and community centers
  • Through the Helping Hands program: Job assessment, readiness, training opportunities and placement assistance for unemployed and underemployed Jews under the age of 65
  • Through the Franklin Ash Summer InternshipInternships for Jewish full-time undergraduate college students
  • Through the Lasko College Prep Program and Dorothy M. Cohen College Prep Program: Variety of services for high school students as they prepare for college, such as SAT test prep, high school subject tutoring, and post-secondary education planning
  • For career assessment or guidance services, click here

* NEW! You will also have access to a variety of personalized resources & tools through our partnership in ProjectEM, an initiative dedicated to empowering and employing local Jewish communities across our nation.


Eligibility

  • Varies per program

Enrollment

  • Contact Career Strategies to schedule an appointment

Cost

No cost for most services; sliding scale fee based on income available for career counseling services

Locations

* For the safety of our staff and clients during the pandemic, many services are provided via phone and video conference.

Center City Philadelphia:
123 S. Broad Street, 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19109

Northeast Philadelphia:
2770 Red Lion Road
Philadelphia, PA 19114

Workshops held at off-site locations

Hours

Monday – Friday:
9 am – 5 pm

Evening appointments available on request. Not all services available at every location.

See calendar for occasional evening events.

Other appointments available by special arrangement.

Contact

TEL: 215.832.0878
EMAIL: cs@jevs.org

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