About Us

Influencing the communities in which individuals with disabilities live, work, worship and thrive

Jewish Family Service Houston (JFS) not only provides direct services to people with disabilities, but also is committed to influencing their communities.

This work is done through our Alexander Institute for Inclusion, an initiative dedicated to changing perceptions, lowering barriers and fostering full inclusion for people with disabilities. We invite you or your organization to collaborate with us to achieve our goals.

Our Methods:

  • Deliver educational programs designed to raise awareness, promote inclusion and embrace diversity.
  • Provide support to leading experts dedicated to advancing our goals.
  • Convene policy makers, service providers and community leaders to develop plans to further the provision of disability services.
  • Collaborate with local, national and international partners to leverage our mission for optimal impact.

Our Mission:
  • Works to foster a community that includes all individuals
  • Advocates for disability services that advance inclusion
  • Strives to eliminate the stigma associated with disabilities
  • Encourages community support and participation to create and sustain new and existing disability services

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Thank you to our collaborating partners and sponsors for providing essential resources to make our work possible.

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