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Shelly Christensen discusses Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month on the Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast

On this edition of the Jewish Sacred Aging podcast, Shelly Christensen discusses Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month (JDAIM). Shelly Christensen, MA, literally wrote the book on inclusion of people with disabilities, the Jewish Community [Read more…]

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Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month: Lessons Learned from the Sandwich Generation

February is Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month. Shelly Christensen, MA literally wrote the book on inclusion of people with disabilities, the Jewish Community Guide to Inclusion of People with Disabilities. In this guest post, she describes advocacy for people with disabilities. [Read more…]

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JSA Podcast 2016-13: Rabbi Kerry Olitzky, BigTentJudaism.org, Inclusion and Diversity in the 21st Century Jewish Community

In this week’s Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast, Rabbi Kerry Olitzky of BigTentJudaism.org discusses inclusion and diversity in the 21st Century Jewish community. About the Guest Rabbi Kerry M. Olitzky is the Executive Director of Big [Read more…]

Rabbi Edythe Mencher of the Disabilities Inclusion Learning Center
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JSA Podcast 5/13/2016: Rabbi Edythe Mencher, Disabilities Inclusion Learning Center

In this week’s Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast, Rabbi Address goes on location at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in New York City to interview a long-time colleague, Rabbi Edythe Mencher, who coordinates the Union [Read more…]

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“Bringing Sanctuary Home” – Guest Column by Cantor Karen Webber Gilat

Editor’s Note: Rabbi Address met Cantor Karen Webber Gilat at the American Cantors Conference convention last summer. We are pleased to share her meditation for Jewish Disabilities and Inclusion Month. It is Friday night. The [Read more…]

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Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month

Editor’s Note: This guest post is by Shelly Christensen, MA FAAIDD, the co-founder of Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month. This month marks the eighth year that an ever increasing number of Jewish communities recognize [Read more…]