Supporting the Greater Washington metropolitan community for over 120 years.

JSSA empowers individuals and families to achieve well-being across their lifespan.

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JSSA Events

Life and Social Skills Workshop

Life and Social Skills Workshop

This highly interactive workshop will help young adults (17-30 years old) with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder develop the life and social skills necessary for today’s job market. The program will run for 6 weeks (12 sessions), meeting on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10 AM – 11:30 AM. Workshop topics will include: Communication skills Time […]

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 […]

Grand Slam Sunday: Jewish Community Day at Nationals Park

Grand Slam Sunday: Jewish Community Day at Nationals Park

Buy yourself some peanuts and Cracker Jack’s and meet JSSA in the stands on Sunday, August 27 for Federation’s 3rd annual Jewish Community Day at Nationals Park. Join more than 1,500 community members at Grand Slam Sunday to watch the Nationals take on the Mets!

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