Jewish Council for the Aging, Rockville, Maryland
JCA helps older adults in the Greater Washington, D.C. region maintain independence, dignity, vitality and self-respect.
We are still here for you
The Jewish Council for the Aging is still open for you! Many JCA programs are in full swing! Despite COVID-19, our volunteers and staff are just a call or email away.
While they may not be in the office, that doesn’t mean they aren’t working and busily compiling information we hope you will find helpful. Please click on any and all of our JCA programs– and there are a lot of choices from Senior HelpLine to transportation to SHIP and everything inbetween – for the latest information.
For questions about food resources or emotional help, please go to our Resources Page.
News and Updates From JCA
Our 47th Annual Report Is OutNovember 25, 2020
Want to read about what our dedicated staff and volunteers have been doing this past year? Please check out our hot-off-the-presses 47th Annual Report. Just to give you a sneak preview, we strove to keep our isolated seniors engaged through Zoom videos, bingo games, poetry readings, song and Yoga. Our Career Gateway! employment workshops continued
Join Us For Virtual Chanukah Meal With Chef SolomonovNovember 16, 2020
Join members of the Greater Washington Jewish Community on Dec. 2 for a FREE virtual Chanukah cooking demonstration with famed Chef Michael Solomonov! Watch the James Beard Foundation award-winning chef put together a delicious Chanukah meal ranging from apple shrub to sfenj (Moroccan doughnuts), just in time for the holiday. The event runs from 8:00
50+ Employment Expos Go VirtualNovember 6, 2020
Retool, Recharge, and Reinvent Yourself at JCA’S VIRTUAL 50+ EMPLOYMENT EXPOS. Attend as many or as few workshops as you’d like. Network with local employers, training institutions and more. Learn new job-search skills. Our next Montgomery County, MD Virtual Employment Expo for Job-seekers Age 50+ will be held on December 15th. Our Fairfax County, VA Virtual Employment Expo