August 2018
Featured Member
Sholom Community Alliance
(St. Louis Park, MN)
We are very proud to announce our featured member for August.

To read the featured story,
Visit their website here.

Featured AJAS Business Partner 
EarlySense
(Woburn, MA)
EarlySense Honored with 2018 Medtech Breakthrough Award
 
EarlySense, the market leader in contact-free continuous monitoring solutions across the care continuum, announced in June that its EarlySense InSight® monitoring and analytics platform has been selected as the winner of the "Healthcare Analytics Innovation Award" from MedTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global health and medical technology market.

Plan to Attend the 2018 AJAS Philanthropy Meeting
AJAS 2018 Philanthropy Meeting 

October 17-18, 2018
River Garden Senior Services
Jacksonville, FL

Agenda Available Soon

Registration opens Sept. 4 

AJAS Launches Online Directory
AJAS
(Washington, D.C.)
AJAS proudly announces our online membership directory is now up and running.
 
Obtain up-to-the-minute contact information at your convenience for colleagues and directly revise your own records. Each community has its own profile.  
 
Access the directory easily via the AJAS website at www.ajas.org or through the Wild Apricot app. Download the free app at the Apple store. 

Seniors Organize Family Separation Protest in LA  
Los Angeles Jewish Home
(Los Angeles, CA)
Seniors at the Los Angeles Jewish Home recently demonstrated they are willing to organize around a cause that touches their hearts to help others. Watch the video below to learn more.  
 
This summer, LAJH resident Freddie Miller saw coverage of immigrant families being separated on the news, and felt she had to do something. Her heart was breaking for them. "Children are my thing," she said.

 
 

Menorah Park Publication Receives Award 
 
Menorah Park 
(Beachwood, OH)
Menorah Park's Campus News Magazine has won the distinguished 2018 APEX AWARD for PUBLICATION EXCELLENCE for facing ageism head on in articles and ads.
 

WSJ Article on Eldercare Features AJAS Member Community 
Jewish Association on Aging
(Pittsburgh, PA)
 
The Jewish Association on Aging and the AHAVA Memory Care Center of Excellence were featured in a story from a recent edition of The Wall Street Journal.
  
It's about caregiving from a distance, mentioning an AHAVA family who has figured out how to overcome the miles between them to provide the love and care a mother needs.  
 

Elder Abuse Advocate Honored    
RiverSpring Health
(Riverdale, NY)
Malya Levin might be only 34, but as the senior staff attorney at the Weinberg Center for Elder Justice at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale and the co-founder of Alliance Community Reboot (ACRe), a Jewish farm-based community in southern New Jersey that draws many young adults, she powerfully impacts both the elderly and her contemporaries in unique ways