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

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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 […]

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!

Hospice Volunteer Training

Hospice Volunteer Training

Interested in volunteering? JSSA offers specialized training for prospective volunteers for its Hospice and Transitions program.  We seek people with talents that match the needs of local patients and families; each of you has something unique to offer!  If you love to read or play games or enjoy sharing stories about travel, cooking, gardening, or […]

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