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.

Join JCA on our Walk for the Ages Sept. 8

Celebrate National Grandparents Day from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Glen Echo Park and “Help All Seniors Thrive!” JCA invites you to attend its first annual walk and family fun day, a service of the Jewish Council for the Aging, to support our intergenerational programs, transportation, adult day programs, employment and other resources for seniors in the Greater Washington Area.


News and Updates From JCA

Time to change the conversation

July 10, 2019

Perhaps it’s time to sit down with your grandparents, aunts and uncles and other loved ones who aren’t quite as spry as they used to be. You may think you know what they are thinking about growing older, but then again, you just might be wrong. If you want to know what some people from

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Once a mom, always a mom

June 25, 2019

98-Year-Old Mom Moves Into Senior Care Home To Take Care Of Her 80-Year-Old Son “No matter how old we get, our moms will always look out for us. We’ll always be their babies in their eyes, and it’s a mentality that many mothers find hard to outgrow.” “Ada Keating is 98 years old, but her

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What are your memories?

June 11, 2019

Listen as people with Alzheimer’s Disease recall what they can in a touching video.

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