There are an increasing number of congregation and communal programs being developed to respond to the revolution in longevity.
Likewise, there are increasing numbers of resources from an ever growing body of organizations and agencies.
In these posts, we will showcase relevant and useful programs or resources that speak to your own growth as well as being supportive of issues with which you may dealing.
One of the themes that surfaced in the presentations I was part of at URJ Biennial was the issue of Boomer focus on health. Many of us are committed to trying to stay as [Read more...]
Boomers and Beyond, Sacred Aging Monthly Conversations for the Third Act of Life With Rabbi Vicki L. Axe and Friends Dates: November 4, December 2, January 6, February 3, [Read more...]
The Philadelphia Inquirer had an article on palliative care in its October 25 edition. You can read the article, “Heeding patients’ spiritual needs benefits [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...]
Advance Planning continues to be a major issue and the need for Jewish programming is growing. Here is an outline of a conference planned by Cantor Sherri Allen of [Read more...]
Editor’s Note: Rabbi Mark Levin is the founding rabbi of Congregation Beth Torah in Overland Park, KS, and a contributor to Jewish Sacred Aging. People our age, my age, [Read more...]
Rabbi Michael Dolgin of Temple Sinai in Toronto recently led a session on Medically Assisted Dying for Toronto Board of Rabbis. Rabbi Michael Dolgin, Temple Sinai [Read more...]
Editor’s Note: This guest post from Rabbi Jonathan Prosnit originally appeared March 27, 2015 on the website of Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills, CA. It is [Read more...]
Jewish Sacred Aging is now offering a free download of a study guide/outline prepared by Rabbi Address for use in congregational and small group discussions about the [Read more...]
In the second part of a two-part “Conversation,” Rabbi Address welcomes Rabbi Rex D. Perlmeter, director of the Jewish Wellness Center of North Jersey and a [Read more...]