Stories

Rescuing my Mother

By |2018-10-24T16:20:56+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Stories|

Thank you for everything you have done for my family. I’m convinced that Jacque Sankoff and Jewish Family Services saved my mother’s life. I’m now in tears as I write this letter.

Escaping Colombia

By |2018-05-03T12:16:48+00:00November 1st, 2017|Stories|

I lived in Columbia and had a good life, until the armed conflict. The guerillas FARC-EP took me into the mountains, a prisoner, made threats to my family. I left everything I had and came to Canada with my 10-year-old son...

A Positive Therapeutic Environment

By |2017-11-03T14:36:52+00:00October 30th, 2017|Stories|

After five one-hour sessions with you to date, and my mood has improved markedly. I can now work at my job with enthusiasm again and am no longer obsessed with constant, intrusive thoughts. I am very grateful to you and your organization for being there in a time of dire need.