Who We Are
Jewish Community Services (JCS) offers a broad array of services and resources to address the diverse needs of individuals, families, and communities in the Greater Baltimore Region.
JCS, an agency of The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore, was launched July 1, 2008 through the consolidation of four existing agencies, each with rich histories, the oldest of which dated back to 1856. Our past, present, and future are grounded in the concept of tikkun olam, repairing the world.
Jewish Community Services (JCS) provides programs and services for people of all ages and backgrounds, helping them achieve their goals, enhance their wellbeing, and maximize their independence.
As an agency rooted in the principles and traditions of Judaism, we affirm a commitment to the following values.
We honor the inherent value of every individual, treating each person with dignity, and supporting their right to self-determination.
We focus on what unites us as human beings, welcoming each person and valuing their unique qualities.
We are committed to honesty, trust, and transparency, acting in accordance with the highest professional and business ethics.
We believe in fostering meaningful connections that promote a sense of belonging and shared purpose.