March 5 is Fairfield County Giving Day

Support Jewish Senior Services by donating to our organization on Fairfield County Giving Day. Click on the link below and we are listed under THE JEWISH HOME FOR THE ELDERLY OF FAIRFIELD COUNTY- Jewish Senior Services. Click Here Fairfield County’s Giving Day is a 24-hour period to Give Where You Live!  This one-day, regional effort harnesses the collective power of individuals, friends, families, businesses, employee groups, school groups, and others to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in giving. Hosted by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation, sponsored by Bank of America, Giving Day inspires and empowers our region to raise as [&hellip
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Posted on 25, February 2015

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One Step Closer: New $75M Senior Care Building Featuring Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, and More

Karen signing
Local seniors are one step closer to enjoying Connecticut’s first “household model” senior care building featuring assisted living, a skilled nursing home, hospice care, and a full range of senior care services  – now that the final steel beam has been placed atop the new Jewish Senior Services building on the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg campus. The Jan. 22 topping-out ceremony, a construction tradition in which the highest and last piece of steel is hoisted atop the building’s frame, marked the structural completion for the new $75 million, 372,000 s/f building, set to open in spring 2016. The new campus [&hellip
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Posted on 4, February 2015

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Celebrating Our Chefs

Jewish Senior Services  is featured in “Celebrating our Chefs” edition of The Morrison Way, a quarterly national publication by Morrison Senior Living. Chef Jeff Enchura and members of the Jewish Senior Services’ dining team  participated in the first annual Southern New England Kosher Barbeque Festival held at Congregation Beth El in Fairfield, Connecticut. To read the article Click here
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Posted on 8, January 2015

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To Live10,000 Years

David Steinberger, 102-years-old
Jewish Home Resident David Steinberger, 102-years-old, is included in a project by photographer Danny Goldfield. Danny is photographing 2 people (1 woman and 1 man) in each of the 50 United States. All of these 100 people must be at least 100 years old. The completed series will represent over 10,000 years of living. This is an opportunity for centenarians to share their story and represent the state where they reside as part of a national project. CBS news aired a segment on the project. To view David Steinberger 102- years- old with his wife Fani PHOTO: DANNY GOLDFIELD About Danny Goldfield: [&hellip
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Posted on 7, January 2015

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CNA Training Program offered

Gain Essential Experience Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program (Free for Qualified Candidates) The training program for qualified candidates will teach the essential duties of a Certified Nursing Assistant and will demonstrate how to interact with Residents, assess Resident needs, and how to monitor and observe the overall condition of Residents. This program is fully sponsored by The Jewish Home and pays all expenses including tuition, required materials and books.  This is an 8-week course that will feature 7 weeks of combined classroom and clinical education and 1 week of review.  Classes will begin on February 9, 2015 and end on April [&hellip
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Posted on 2, January 2015

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