Helping people of all ages cope with life’s changes.
The Dozoretz Center for Family Healing of JFS is a community resource center established to help people of all ages cope with life’s changes, including:
• Death of a loved one
• Family illness
JFS counselors hold special training in grief, child/teen issues, family stress and gerontology. In addition to family and individual counseling services, the Dozoretz Center for Family Healing offers access to the following resources for those in need:
The Jessica Glasser Children’s Therapeutic Pavilion
Within the Dozoretz Center for Family Healing, the Jessica Glasser Children’s Therapeutic Pavilion provides a comforting place for children and teens coping with the loss of a loved one. The Pavilion offers an engaging play-therapy room.
Peace by Piece Support Group
Peace by Piece is an interfaith, community based peer support group for children, teens, and families who have experienced the death of a loved one. Peace by Piece is a partnership between Edmarc and JFS in which school aged children are divided into age appropriate groups to participate in activities, play, talk, or just be with other children their own age who are also grieving. These groups meet twice a month and are provided free of charge.
Call: (757) 459-4640