JFS SERVICES

 

CONTACT

  •   Malka Young, LICSW
    (508) 875-3100 x180

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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KESHER

Hundreds of Jewish elders live in 26 assisted living facilities and nursing homes throughout Metrowest. Kesher helps them maintain their connection to the Jewish community. Every Friday, a Cantor leadsShabbat services in area nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Volunteer with the Cantor and through JFS’ Kesher program! You can give someone the opportunity to:

 

Light Shabbat candles

Attend a Jewish service, possibly their first in years

Celebrate holidays

Study Torah

Say Kaddish for a loved one

Sing favorite melodies

Meet other Jews

Each volunteer makes a difference.

 

Families with children are encouraged to participate. Kesher is committed to the belief that no Jewish elder living in a residential facility should feel alone.


Kesher is made possible through the generosity of our donors and partnerships with local synagogues and facilities.


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