Support our work in Western Massachusetts! Volunteer support is crucial to our work and the long-term success and wellness of our community. 

Join us as a volunteer!

From appointment accompaniment to English conversation practice, elder visitation, and job mentorship, volunteers play an important role in supporting JFS staff and our clients. We invite you to join our team and experience it for yourself!

To volunteer with JFS, please Sign up to volunteer ! You will be contacted shortly after submitting your application. If you have any questions contact Rebecca Steinberg at r.steinberg@jfswm.org.


Do you have a volunteer opportunity in mind that's not on the list? We remain flexible in order to develop new and innovative programs to meet the emerging social service needs in our communities. Tell us since we're constantly developing new programs that may fit your volunteer interests!

Already a volunteer?

Log in to the volunteer portal to track hours and access volunteer documents.

Volunteer Program Spotlight: Mentor a refugee youth!

Youth mentors step into a young person's life at a crucial time of development. The LIFE Mentoring Program for Refugee Youth brings youth and adults together to build intercultural relationships and connect young refugees with career and college information, resources, and possibilities! Click here to learn about this program, and to better understand the goals, role of the mentor, time commitment, and support you can expect as a valuable JFS volunteer. To begin the application process click here. For more information contact Farana Samad, f.samad@jfswm.org, (413) 453-4953, or Rebecca Steinberg at r.steinberg@jfswm.org

Click here for a Resource List for Mentors.

For more information contact 413.737.2601 or info@jfswm.org.