JGS Lifecare relies on the generosity of people like you to help us fulfill our promise to care for those facing the challenges of aging and rehabilitation. As a nonprofit facility, we provide a wide range of services including residential eldercare, assisted living, adult day health care, nursing and hospice support, making your donation crucial to ensure our mission is accomplished every day.

Thanks to your financial support, our residents, patients and clients from many different backgrounds live together and thrive in a nurturing, compassionate environment that meets their individual needs. We offers several ways to give. Please help keep JGS Lifecare that special place that they call home, and continue more than a century of honoring our mothers and fathers.

Ways to Give


Stand By Me Annual Fund

The Stand By Me Annual Fund improves the quality of life for countless individuals who depend on our donors to help us provide excellence, dignity, and compassionate care. Through annual giving, our donors support critical needs, from providing vital lifesaving equipment to assisting with medical costs that are not fully covered by government reimbursement programs to special activities, outings, musical performances, birthday parties and more.


Tribute Cards

Celebrate a special occasion or to express your sympathy by honoring the memory of a loved one with a tribute card. Lets recipients know you are thinking of them during a special time in their lives. Prepackaged cards are also available to purchase and send at your convenience.


Special Tribute Programs

We offer several special tribute programs. Purchase an engraved brass leaf on our beautiful “Tree of Life” or dedicate a brick paving stone on the commemorative “Brick Pathway” in our lovely Kinsler Garden to celebrate a personal milestone or event, or to honor the memory of someone special.


One-Time Donation

Large or small, your generous gift will help make an important difference in the lives of our residents and patients.


The Frankel – Kinsler Golf Classic

The Frankel-Kinsler Classic is our annual golf, bridge, canasta, mah jong, and tennis tournament, raising funds to support critical needs for the care of our community. Named in honor of Michael J. Frankel and the Herman and Raymond Kinsler families, this is a fun-filled day of friendly competition, widely attended and supported by many individual, corporate, retail, and foundation sponsorships.


Special Events

The JGS Lifecare calendar is filled with annual celebrations including the Annual Passover Dinner, the Bubbie’s Kosher for Passover Catering Program, the Annual Membership Meeting, the JGS Lifecare Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, JGS LifeEd and more.


Planned Giving

Support JGS Lifecare today and tomorrow by making a planned gift from your estate, and help ensure the highest quality of care for our future generations.


Project Transformation: A New World of Care

Learn more about our fundraising campaign, Project Transformation, designed to revolutionize the way we care for the people we serve. Projects include the construction of the Sosin Center for Rehabilitation, renovation of Ruth’s House, and more renovations and expansion of our facilities to improve health care outcomes and enhance quality of life for our elders.

Please contact us if you would like more information regarding any of our programs and services, or you’d like to take a tour of our campus community.

JGS Lifecare
Guided by Jewish Values. Serving all Faiths

770 Converse Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106