Child & Family Services

Please be advised that JFS does not provide emergency or crisis services. If you are experiencing a life threatening or other crisis situation, dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. For other crisis/emergency resources, please click here

Child & Adolescent Counseling and Therapy

Using a person-centered approach, Jewish Family Services’ therapist works through challenges faced by children, parents and families to provide you with a sense of control over family life and the challenges it brings. Our goal is to provide you with a culturally competent, compassionate and faith-sensitive therapy.

  • JFS provides professional clinical counseling and therapy to individuals through all stages of life.
  • Therapy and counseling are provided by Licensed Clinical Social Workers.
  • Clinical services are provided on an affordable sliding scale.
  • Using a wide range of therapeutic methods, we assess your needs and create a plan to work through challenges.

To set up an appointment and for more information, please call Veronica Kemeny, MSW, LCSW, JFS Therapist at 919-676-2200 ext. 123, email or click here.

Child & Family Workshops 20160601_190843

Catering to parents and caregivers of newborns, adolescents, teens, and every age in between, our workshops are led by experienced educators, clinicians, and other professionals.

Upcoming Workshops


Date & Time Event
Thursday, July 19, 2018 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm JFS Family Connections: Prioritizing Play: Encouraging Creativity During The Summer Temple Beth Or, 5315 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
Sunday, July 29, 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm JFS College Connections: Talking To Your Student About Drugs and Alcohol Raleigh-Cary JCC, 12804 Norwood Road, Raleigh, NC 27613
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 All Day JFS Family Connections program
Sunday, November 18, 2018 All Day JFS Family Connections: Internet and Social Media Safety
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 All Day JFS College Connections: Is My Student Ready For College? Beth Meyer Synagogue, Beit Am, 504 Newton Road, Raleigh, NC 27615

School Services

Raleigh-Cary Jewish Family Services is dedicated to helping our Jewish preschools and religious schools create and expand the best learning experiences for their students. We provide a variety of services exclusively to our area’s Jewish schools including professional teachers training and enrichment, inclusion resources for school directors, and classroom 20160918_175238_001observations and consultations. JFS is here to help. To request services and learn more about our school services, contact your child’s preschool or religious school, or contact Veronica Kement at 919-676-2200 ext. 123 or email


Partner Agencies