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Nancy Schneider
February 29, 2016

Nurse Nancy Schneider: Hospice Hero

Here's a story of an incredible journey, a loving family and a nurse on a mission far beyond the call of the most vigilant of hospice caregivers.

Melissa Farrell
February 29, 2016

Finding Mindfulness

Mindfulness. Think it’s a trendy term? Think again. Being “mindful” - in an active state of open attention to the present – can actually change the chemistry of your brain.

Jewish Community Poll
February 29, 2016

Super Survey: Let’s Take a Poll

With the goal to take the pulse of the Jewish community and plan for its health and welfare needs, The Jewish Fund has partnered with the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit to launch a comprehensive study to be conducted now through March 9.

Mind University
January 4, 2016

Mind University

Ready to put your brain power to the test? Welcome to Mind Aerobics – a breakthrough, science-based cognitive fitness program recently launched by Jewish Family Service (JFS) in partnership with Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) to help older adults maintain and even improve cognitive function.

December 23, 2015

From Russia with Love

Meet Yuliya Gaydayenko, 45, Senior Director of Older Adult Services at Jewish Family Service; Master of Linguistics and Social Work; previously an English tutor, Refugee Resettlement Coordinator, Day Camp Director and Executive Director at the Jewish Community Services in Flint; recipient of the 2015 Mandell L. & Madeleine H. Berman Award for extraordinary professional service to the Jewish community.

November 30, 2015

Giving the Greatest Gift of All: Time

And doing it all year long!

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