Today is September 23, 2017 -
We have created life-affirming programs to support our region’s elderly men and women, caring for them according to our mission: assuring maximum independence and dignity through a variety of residential personal care, health and other quality services consistent with Jewish tradition.
Jewish Family Services has played an important role in the development of educational and community services for the aging community. We have also become an active participant with the Council of Community Services and the Senior Forum.
In a nurturing and respectful school community that values the uniqueness of each child and the diversity of Jewish practice, Bet Shraga Hebrew Academy: Creates an outstanding integrative curriculum in General and Judaic studies, encouraging intellectual curiosity, critical thinking and love of learning – Celebrates the richness of Jewish tradition, Torah and Israel – Inspires ethical growth rooted in the values of justice, kindness and Tikkun Olam, the principle that we must each do our part to make the world a better place.
With a dedicated staff and exceptional student leadership, Hillel is an integral part of the UAlbany campus community. Hillel facilitates the development of a vibrant, diverse, and empowered Jewish community. Many different student groups and initiatives offer a wealth of resources and opportunities that enrich students’ social, cultural, religious and political lives.
The Sidney Albert Albany Jewish Community Center provides a nurturing environment where individuals and families can grow and develop in mind, body and spirit. We serve the spectrum of family life, from infants through seniors, through programs related to education, physical fitness, and communal life. Our core values are rooted in Jewish principle, and we welcome members of the community at large, regardless of their faith or background.
Our Mission is to build a vibrant, welcoming, and inclusive community that embraces our Jewish values, culture, identity and connections to Israel, engages the local community, and enhances the body, mind, and spirit of our members.