Today is August 23, 2017 -
Hadassah is the largest women’s volunteer organization in the United States. Hadassah programs include health education, social action and advocacy, Jewish education, and support of its many projects in Israel. Hadassah Capital District includes 1,500 members from Albany, Colonie, Clifton Park, Saratoga Springs, Schenectady, and Troy. There are also chapters in Gloversville and Glens Falls.
Founded in 1965 by Sam S. Clevenson, The Jewish World publishes news of upcoming events for the Capital District Jewish community and carries stories on events affecting Jewish people all over the world.
Jewish Family Services of NENY (JFS) is a social service agency providing a range of programs and services that enhance the quality of life for Jewish families and individuals in the Capital Region. Our services are inspired by Jewish values including providing assistance to individuals in need, offering loving kindness and making the world a better place. JFS provides services to senior adults and their families, including health and safety evaluations, counseling supportive home visits, case management, transportation for Jewish seniors, medical advocacy around severe illness, and health and wellness workshops. Our clinicians provide counseling, anger management groups, bereavement counseling, supervised visitation and parenting/co-parenting groups.