We have added a link to our Resources Page for Shepherd’s Centers of America, whose own resources page includes a very extensive list of advocacy, aging, healthcare, and financial benefits organizations. Please check it out [Read more…]
There are a growing number of resources available to you, your family, your congregation and your organization that speak to the issues of aging and Judaism.
We’ll begin with some basic denominational and general resources and continue to add to the list over time.
Hand In Hand Partners in Caring is a program of the Jewish Home and Care Center in Milwaukee that trains volunteers to assist residents in the final stages of life. The volunteers go through special [Read more…]
The NutritionCME website, a site aimed mainly at healthcare professionals, is offering a series of online webinars about nutrition and its role in brain health. You can watch the programs for free, but you will [Read more…]
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care and UJA-Federation of New York are pleased to announce the launch of the Center for Jewish End of Life Care. The Center, a web-based resource and knowledge center, is dedicated [Read more…]
In a two-part series in its Boomers section, The New York Times is offering advice from Deborah Drelich, a geriatric care social worker and founder of a resource website, NY Eldercare Consultants, about important considerations [Read more…]
In this recently published short TED Talk, Judy MacDonald Johnston deals with the serious topic of “Good End of Life Planning.” From the TED Talks page: Thinking about death is frightening, but planning ahead is [Read more…]
SeniorHomes.com is running a poll for the Most Respected Senior Living Charities 2013 – SeniorHomes.com. You can vote for your favorite charity at the link.
Updated 1/31/2013: The conference is now over. Rabbi Address will report on the key highlights in upcoming blog comments. Rabbi Address, who is co-chair of the C-TAC Interfaith Work Group, spoke and moderated panels at [Read more…]