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April 2018

L.I.F.E. Planning for People with Disabilities

Monday, April 23 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jewish Federation Building, 6505 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, 90048 United States + Google Map
Free 26 tickets left

L.I.F.E. stands for Long-Term Inclusion, Fulfillment and Empowerment.Persons with disabilities and their family members are invited to work together on creating long-term plans for the persons with disabilities in 7 domains, including spirituality/involvement in the Jewish community. Our work is based on the Torah imperative to "Do not disdain any person. Do not underrate the importance of anything for there is no person who does not have his/her hour, and there is no thing without its place in the sun."…

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Shmirat Haguf ZOOZ Fitness for All

Tuesday, April 24 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Westside Jewish Community Center, 5870 W. Olympic Blvd. Los Angeles, 90036 United States + Google Map
Free 19 tickets left

Embracing the concept of Shmirat haGuf (caring for the body), ZOOZ Fitness founder Jake Weiner bases his work around realistic and adaptive fitness for all, empowering the individuals to care for their body.  ZOOZ Fitness understands the unique challenges facing young adults with special needs and believe that everyone regardless of their ability level, deserves the chance to create and maintain a life that promotes health, happiness and wellness of mind and body.

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Leading to Foregone Inclusions:  Mapping our Dreams for Special Needs Adults

Thursday, April 26 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
B’nai David-Judea, 8906 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, 90035 United States + Google Map

Learn how Jewish tradition and spiritual principles come together as we co-create our vision and the next steps we will take to create fuller inclusion of Jewish adults in our synagogues, workplaces and community organizations.

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