Issues in Absorbing Aged Russian Jewish Immigrants: Observations from the Current Israel Experience

By Steven Z. Cohen

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), 1993

Israel is developing an expertise in serving aged Russian immigrants from which we in North America may benefit. Two principles that may be derived from the Israel experience are the extensive use of volunteers and trained Russian-speaking social workers and the recognition of the importance of conducting programs in the Russian language for the immigrants.

Topic: Soviet Jewry, Social Services, Immigration

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 69/No. 4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Cohen, Steven Z. Issues in Absorbing Aged Russian Jewish Immigrants: Observations from the Current Israel Experience. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). 1993: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=3294


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