Caelin McCallum, MSW, LSW, Director of Healthy Community Initiatives for Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties. (Photo provided by Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties)
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Margate, NJ (December 27, 2021) – Caelin McCallum, MSW, LSW, has assumed the role of Director of Healthy Community Initiatives for Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties (JFS).
In this position, Caelin is responsible for managing The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore, which offers programs, services, and care coordination for older adults, The Rothenberg Center for Family Life, which provides education and health wellness programs, Volunteer Services, and the Food Pantry.
In addition, Caelin will handle the development and application of grants related to support for older adults and other community members.
“I am really excited to join the team at JFS, working on developing its Healthy Community Initiatives department. The work being done within The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore, The Rothenberg Center for Family Life, Volunteer Services, and the Food Pantry is amazing, as each program is working towards enhancing the greater community’s well-being, and quality of life,” said McCallum.
Most recently, Caelin held the position of Grants and Compliance Administration Manager at the Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey.
Prior to that role, she held the positions of Project Administrator and Quality Coordinator at the same organization.
“The JFS Board and staff are pleased Caelin has joined us. Her career experience, with a focus on strategic planning initiatives partnering with health/human service agencies coupled with community work, will complement our hard-working team,” said Andrea Steinberg, JFS Chief Executive Officer.
A graduate of Monmouth University, Caelin earned a Master of Social Work degree, with a Post-Graduate Certificate in Advanced Clinical Practice.
In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Georgian Court University. She is a Board member for the National Association of Social Workers – NJ Chapter.
About Jewish Family Service
Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties (JFS) encourages strong families, thriving children, healthy adults, energized seniors, and vital communities.
With dozens of program areas, JFS specializes in counseling, mental health services, homeless programs, vocational services, adult and older adult services, and also hosts an on-site food pantry.
The agency impacts 8,000 lives throughout Atlantic and Cape May Counties each year.
JFS’ mission is to motivate and empower people to realize their potential and enhance their quality of life.
In keeping with Jewish values and the spirit of tikkun olam (healing the world), JFS provides services with integrity, compassion, respect, and professionalism regardless of their religion, race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age, or background.
For more information or to keep up-to-date with JFS events and programs, visit www.jfsatlantic.org or follow on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.