Organization Programs for Boomers

Jacksonville Congregation Celebrates Sisterhood’s 60 Years of Providing Braille Support to Visually Impaired

The Sisterhood of Congregation Ahavath Chesed, Jacksonville, Florida, is celebrating 60 years of providing Braille materials to the visually impaired in northern Florida. Rabbi Richard Address, founder and director of Jewish Sacred Aging, is currently the interim rabbi at the Reform synagogue. [Read more…]

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Carole's Corner

One Day – Or A Lifetime?

“I don’t want to see children still practicing active shooter drills,”says Carole Leskin. “I want the power of their words to lead us to the land we promised them…a safe place to live, learn, raise families and grow old.” [Read more…]

Health and Wellness Programs

Rabbi Address provides video lecture and interview on Aging and Mental Health issues for Florida synagogue

Rabbi Address produced a video lecture and interview on aging and mental health in a Jewish context, to replace a lecture he was forced to cancel last month when he suddenly needed to officiate at [Read more…]

Organization Programs for Boomers

Introducing Cantor David Presler

While serving a congregation for the High Holidays, I worked with Cantor David M. Presler who is from south Florida. He has a unique style of chanting and he sent JSA some brief selections of [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

Care Management – When to Call a Professional

Editor’s Note: This is a guest column by Amy Seigel RN, BSN, CRRN, CCM, who is a Certified Case Manager  with Advocare Care Management in Florida.  She can be reached through the Advocare website. We [Read more…]