Seniors Archives - My Jewish Detroit

May 2, 2019

Honoring Dee dee and Michael Perlman

A Federation Centennial Gift of Loving Care Keeps a Family Legacy Alive

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.

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.

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