Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast

SOM Pod: Avidor and Irit Rabinovich, founders of “Happy Seniors” Website in Israel

The guests on this episode of the Seekers of Meaning Podcast, Avidor and Irit Rabinovich, are the founders of the Happy Seniors website in Israel, which provides resources on topics related to the “third age,” information necessary to assist with problems and dilemmas related to aging, a forum for opinions questions and answers. [Read more…]

Resource Links

We grow older. We go on. But we never forget.

Editor’s Note: We add resource links to all the time on the Resources page. Our followers have noted that it’s not always obvious that a new resource has been added, so we will be [Read more…]

JSA Programs and Resources

Denver, CO, City-wide L’Chaim Conference and Resource Day

  Recently, the Jewish community of Denver held its annual day long conference on issues related to Boomers and aging. About 350 lay and professional people attended. The program included several resource tables and drew [Read more…]

Resource Articles

Outline of an Ethical Will

The rise in interest in one’s legacy has led to greater awareness in the traditional idea of writing an Ethical Will. This desire to leave something spiritual and ethical behind is at the heart of [Read more…]

Resource Links

New resource link added: Shepherd’s Centers of America, Resources Available to You page

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…]

Rabbi Address at a recent workshop
Care-Giving Concerns

Our journey through the ‘club sandwich’ stage of life

I have long maintained that we have, in this country and in this day and age, created a new life stage; that of care-giver. Yes, people have been caring for people as long as we [Read more…]

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Reflections on Aging

What Happens?

Over almost forty years in the pulpit have given me ample ammunition for almost every imaginable inquiry. Sifting through all of those interrogations – some of them very formal and others closer to drive-by-shootings at [Read more…]

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Resource Articles

Changing Times: Mental Health Awareness in the Jewish Community

Editor’s Note: This article by Rabbi Address was originally published on, the website of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. A highlight of a recent conference on Judaism and mental health featured several members [Read more…]