By Devorah Jacobson

As is true for many of you who work in long term care chaplaincy, part of my role as Director of Pastoral Care at the Jewish Geriatric Services is providing Jewish education for our staff at all of our entities including the Jewish Nursing Home and Ruth’s House Assisted Living Facility. Typically, I teach sessions on the major Jewish holidays, Shabbat, kashrut, and Jewish customs and traditions related to death and dying.

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