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Celebrating Our Chefs

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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

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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 http://www.cbsnews.com/news/capturing-10000-years-of-life-through-photos/ 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

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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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Art Garfunkel to perform at Fall Gala

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The Women’s Auxiliary of Jewish Senior Services will host the 2014 Fall Gala on Thursday, October 23 at the Inn at Longshore in Westport. Highlighting the evening will be a concert by legendary performer and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, Art Garfunkel. The Gala will pay tribute to Simon Etzel of Madison who will also be honored for his outstanding public and community service withthe Arthur and Gladys Lunin Humanitarian Award. Lydia Gerard of Fairfield will also be honored for her volunteer work at Jewish Senior Services and presented with  the Louis Lotstein Award for Distinguished Service. Judy [&hellip
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Posted on 13, October 2014

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