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.
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News and Updates From JCA
JCA CEO featured on webinar on growing oldDecember 2, 2019
David Gamse, JCA CEO, and Todd Schenk, Jewish Social Service Agency CEO, recently spoke about “Growing Old: What’s Next for our Community’s Aging Population?” The webinar was held Nov. 21 and was sponsored by The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington as part of its The Close Up series. Click here to learn about aging –
KC members create ageism artOctober 20, 2019
JCA’s Kensington Club at Parklawn members created this wonderful piece for an art show entitled, “Raise Your Voice Against Ageism.” The paper was passed around so each member could add his/her own feelings in both wax crayon and watercolor. The words attached to the drawing all came from conversations about ageism. Be sure to stop
Our first Walk for the Ages was a successSeptember 11, 2019
Walk for the Ages was a huge success Thank you to everyone who helped make our first-ever Walk for the Ages a success. Our walkers, both two-legged and four-legged, also enjoyed making new friends, dancing, doing crafts, playing games and taking selfies at Glen Echo Park on Sept.