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JSSA Events

Hospice Volunteer Training

Hospice Volunteer Training

Hospice is a team-oriented approach to end-of-life care, and JSSA volunteers play a key role in helping us address our patients’ needs and wishes. In 2016, our 190 specially-trained volunteers made more than 5,000 visits to Hospice patients and Transitions clients, providing compassionate support by: Reading aloud Playing games Sharing stories about travel, cooking, gardening and more […]

Road to Independence: Disability Inclusion Resource Fair

The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, in partnership with Transition Work Group of Montgomery County, is hosting a resource fair for young adults with disabilities and their families. More than 35 local organizations — including JSSA’s Specialized Employment Services — will be onsite to share information about a variety of opportunities: Social Recreational Vocational Employment Housing Financial This […]

Hospice Volunteer Training

Hospice Volunteer Training

Hospice is a team-oriented approach to end-of-life care, and JSSA volunteers play a key role in helping us address our patients’ needs and wishes. In 2016, our 190 specially-trained volunteers made more than 5,000 visits to Hospice patients and Transitions clients, providing compassionate support by: Reading aloud Playing games Sharing stories about travel, cooking, gardening and more […]

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