February 11, 2019

Learning About Courage, Kindness & Honesty

To Suri Bernhard, it’s all starts with Torah. As a volunteer with Friendship Circle of Atlanta (FC), a nonprofit organization that fosters […]
February 11, 2019

JAA Team: Inclusion Starts Right Where You’re Sitting 

After working together for just four months, Annie Garrett, Leah Heifetz and Lisa Houben, our Jewish Abilities Alliance team, has really […]
February 22, 2019

Braille Scroll, Illustrated Torah and More

Removing the Stumbling Blocks It is a tremendous honor to be called to the bimah (elevated platform in a synagogue) […]
February 1, 2019

Susan Berch

Susan Berch, a much-loved Administrative Assistant at Jewish Family & Career Services for the past 25 years, was featured in a video at last Sunday’s Power of One event. She is a self-described “people person,” who has overcome many challenges in order to live and work independently
February 11, 2019

My Journey Into the World of Inclusion

I am Abby Frantz and I’m proud to say I’m absolutely obsessed with working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). I began my journey into the I/DD world at a young age.
June 1, 2018

Disabilities Seder Honors Everyone

For 21 consecutive years, Congregation Shearith Israel has hosted a free-of-charge special seder for individuals with special needs. This incredible […]

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