In the mid-nineteen eighties, the Jewish Federation of Pittsburgh assembled a task force to look at unmet needs of people with disabilities in the city’s Jewish community. Perhaps the most glaring unmet need to emerge from that study was for housing and support services for adults living with mental illness or with intellectual disabilities. Read More >

Job Opening: Executive Director

JRS is currently conducting a search for an Executive Director to lead our organization. Information on the position can be found here.

Please see the events page for pictures from this years staff recognition dinner

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Tax Credit Funding Received for Seymoure and Corinne Krause Commons on former site of Poli Restaurant
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From Disabilities to Possibilities