JSDD: Building Independence and Safety at Home with the Ring Video Doorbell


Join our informative free webinar, "Building Independence and Safety at Home with the Ring Video Doorbell." In this session, we'll introduce you to the Ring Video Doorbell, providing a comprehensive overview of its functionality and ease of use. Learn how the Ring app can be used on a smartphone or tablet to enable the self-advocate […]

Event Series Coffee & Community

Coffee & Community

Short Hills*

Let’s get social! Join the Young Family Committee at one of these gatherings near you this winter. This is a great opportunity to meet new friends, network, connect with your GMW community, enjoy artisanal coffee, and participate in a volunteer project, all minus the little ones (although babes in arms are absolutely welcome)! We’re keeping the […]

JCHC Mini-Mission

Jewish Federation Plaza 750 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ, United States

Touring the JCHC Buildings of Jewish Federation Plaza and Lester Senior Living, and concluding with a light lunch; transportation provided, further details to come. ***Inclement weather/"Snow Date" is on February 15th.

JVS Job Seekers: Using AI to Improve Your Resume and Cover Letters – A Deep Dive


Have you dabbled in using Artificial Intelligence like ChatGPT in your job search or do you shy away from new technology? Don’t let new technology intimidate you. During this webinar, we are going to make ChatGPT your new best friend. We will take a deep dive into using AI to not only improve your resume, […]

Event Series Israel Updates

Israel at War: College Decision Making


With anti-Israel rhetoric and antisemitism rising on college campuses, Jewish students and families are wondering how recent events will impact the college search and application process. Join Federation for a panel discussion about identifying the new and important factors that go into the college decision process. Hear from our distinguished professionals who will discuss the […]

NJ Y Camps: Transition Preparation for Parents-Planning for NOW and the FUTURE


Join NJY Camps and Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest for a conversation with Mary Ellen Urinyi. Come learn all things TRANSITION! The goal is to provide suggestions on what you should be doing now, things to consider, and conversations to have with your child. The discussion will include how to manage school, community and state […]


JCC of Central NJ JDAIM Shabbat

JCC of Central NJ in Scotch Plains 1391 Martine Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ, United States

JDAIM Shabbat

Or Hadash: Family Shabbat Experience

Or Hadash 153 White Meadow Road, Rockaway, NJ, United States

Join us for our next Family Shabbat experience: We’ll have a brief participatory service in English & Hebrew, using a special translated and transliterated siddur, so that everyone can follow along. After services, we’ll have a casual, kid-friendly Shabbat dinner with some rituals and songs. It’s an inspiring, educational, and enjoyable experience for all ages. […]

Event Series Yaldeinu

CBI Millburn: Yaldeinu

Congregation B'nai Israel - Millburn 160 Millburn Ave, Millburn, NJ

Yaldeinu is CBI Millburn’s Shabbat and High Holiday service for families with children or young adults with disabilities. The 45-minute program is led by an educator using a modified prayer book, creating an interactive experience in a supportive, nurturing environment.


Ner Tamid: Yoga For Carmel

Temple Ner Tamid 936 Broad Street, Bloomfield, NJ, United States

Carmel Gat was visiting her parents in Kibbutz Be’eri when Hamas terrorists took her captive. With the release of hostages, the family received word that Carmel was seen by other hostages leading yoga and meditation for children and women. This event is part of a worldwide effort to dedicate yoga practices to Carmel in hopes […]