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JFS at Chai House

Jewish Family Services is proud to offer social services on-site at Chai House. These services are open to everyone at Chai House, regardless of religious background.

JFS Services On-Site at Chai House Include:

  • Case management: assistance with public applications such as medical, homecare, Social Security, Medicare, and food stamps; and other relevant assistance such as transportation and food assistance
  • Referrals to resources in the community
  • Counseling for grief, caregiver stress, life changes, family and relationship problems; and support with daily challenges
  • Support groups: grief, caregiver support and adjusting to aging

JFS Chai House Staff

Sumi Kamiya, Chai House Senior Services Social Worker

Sumi Kamiya
Chai House
Senior Services Social Worker

Sumi Kamiya, MSW

Sumi specializes in senior issues and mental health, and is fluent in English, Spanish and Japanese. She can be reached at sumik@jfssv.org or (408) 947-7256.

Office hours:

Monday: 9:00 to 5:00 p.m. (closed for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 pm)
Tuesday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 to 3:30 pm (closed for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 pm)

Hilla Flohr, Chai House Clinical Social Worker

Hilla Flohr
Chai House
Clinical Social Worker

Hilla Flohr, MSW

Hilla specializes in recovery from trauma, and conducts individual and group therapy. She is fluent in English and Hebrew. Hilla can be reached at JFS at (408) 357-7467, or at Chai House at (408) 947-7256, and at hillaf@jfssv.org.

Office hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1;00 – 4:00PM

Caroline Golpashin, Chai House Case Manager

Caroline Golpashin
Chai House
Case Manager

Caroline Golpashin, BA

Caroline is an experienced case manager. She is fluent in English, Assyrian and Farsi. Caroline can be reached at Chai House at (408) 947-7256, or at carolineg@jfssv.org.

Office hours:

Monday: 9:00 to 5:00 pm (closed for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 pm)
Tuesday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 to 3:30 pm (closed for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 pm)

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