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.
Susan Berrin of Sh’ma Now This note is from Susan Berrin, editor-in-chief of Sh’ma Now. For the past 49 years, readers have turned to Sh’ma to find the widest [Read more...]
The latest issue of Sh'ma Now, a journal of Jewish sensibilities, focuses on Bekhira, "Choice and Democracy." [Read more...]
The January issue of Sh’ma Now explores the Jewish sensibility of “chavruta" / learning partnerships. [Read more...]
Rabbi Susan Elkodsi of the Malverne Jewish Center in Malverne, NY contributes a ritual to mark the end of Hanukkah, much as the Havdalah service marks the end of Shabbat. [Read more...]
Editor’s Note: We add resource links to JewishSacredAging.com all the time on the Resources page. Our followers have noted that it’s not always obvious that a new [Read more...]
Sukkat Shalom, Samaritan Healthcare’s Jewish Hospice program in South NJ provides a very special kind of care and support for all Jewish people living with serious [Read more...]
“My Million Dollar Mom,” the movie version of Ross Schriftman’s touching memoir of his mother’s battle with Alzheimer’s Disease, is now [Read more...]
This article about creating a deathbed music playlist appeared in the New York Times this Sunday. With a number of discussions and resources on our site pointing to materials [Read more...]
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, [Read more...]
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 [Read more...]