Caring for Vulnerable in Chicago

  • Over the last year, JUF agencies provided 523 low-income families with free or highly subsidized legal assistance.
  • In 2013, JUF agencies provided 922 children with disabilities with intensive therapeutic services, education and recreational opportunities.
  • In 2013, JUF agencies provided 5,802 older adults with supportive services that enabled them to stay in their homes.
  • Today, JUF agencies provide 472 Holocaust survivors with in-home services, emergency cash and group support.
  • Last year, JUF agencies provided 2,504 clients help in applying for public benefits, leveraging JUF services to maximizing the total assistance available to them.