Jewish Aging Services: The Role of Jewish Family Service Agencies

By Jenni Frumer, Neil P. Newstein

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), 2006

Although the role of Jewish Family Service agencies has not changed since the early 1920s when JFSs became more professionalized, many agencies are now dealing with transformation to meet the challenges of the "demographic tidal wave." Issues of recruitment and retention of qualified staff, funding for services, and service delivery to Jewish elders present significant challenges.

Topic: Employment, Demography, Aging, Elderly, Jobs

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 81, No. 3-4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Frumer, Jenni. Newstein, Neil P. Jewish Aging Services: The Role of Jewish Family Service Agencies. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). 2006: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=1045


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