JSL August Newsletters

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August 30, 2019

Asked to identify their biggest concerns about aging, surveyed adults replied with the following worries: Maintaining mental and physical health, Memory Loss, Living independently, Unexpected illness or accident, Staying happy or positive, Sense of purpose and meaning, Getting to visit with family and friends.

August 23, 2019

Many of our JSL staff attended the national JPRO conference last week in downtown Detroit. Hundreds of Jewish communal professionals from across North America came together to re-imagine what thriving Jewish institutions will look like, who will lead them, and what impact they will collectively have on the world in the 21st Century.

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August 16, 2019

Who doesn’t enjoy a little time outdoors? Taking a little time to enjoy nature can help us feel better physically, and now research shows spending time in green spaces can help boost older adults’ mental well-being.


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August 9, 2019

The Maccabi games are in town this week in Metro Detroit. The JCC Campus is buzzing with excitement and JSL got into the swing of things.

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August 2, 2019

The decision to move from one’s home to an older adult community is never easy. But when we notice physical and mental changes in our parents’ behavior, it’s time to have “THE TALK.”