FEDERATION CONSTITUENT AGENCIES
Golden Manor Jewish Senior Services
12500 N.W. Military Hwy. Suite 250
Executive Director: Daniel Laser
President: Mike Kelne
Golden Manor Jewish Senior Services works to meet the needs and enrich the lives of Jewish seniors in the San Antonio area through services that keep seniors connected to the broader Jewish community, and thorugh grants to other organizations for programs that benefit all of our San Antonio area Jewish seniors.
Barshop Jewish Community Center
12500 NW Military Highway, Suite 275, San Antonio, TX 78231
Phone: 210-302-6820; Fax: 210-408-2341
President/CEO: Saul F. Levenshus Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chairman of the Board: David J. Palans
The Barshop Jewish Community Center (JCC) includes people of all ages, incomes, faiths and ethnic backgrounds. Membership is open to all members of the community. Jewish culture and holidays are celebrated, with a focus on fostering family unity and promoting the value systems of the Jewish people.
JCC programs include a nationally-accredited nursery school, an after-school center for school age children, a variety of summer camp programs, weekly programming for senior adults, and many cultural, educational and recreational programs. Activities for all active-duty military and their dependents are offered. The Center serves as the organizing agency of the city-wide Senior Olympics.
Athletic facilities include a 25-meter outdoor swimming pool and recreation-family swim area, Jacuzzi and training pool, seven lighted tennis courts, a state-of-the art fitness center with weight training equipment, and a double gymnasium.
Jewish Family Service
12500 NW Military Highway, Suite 250, San Antonio, TX 78231
Phone: 210-302-6920; Fax: 210-302-6952
Executive Director: M. H. Levine
President: Gayle Alterman
Jewish Family Service (JFS) offers a wide range of professional counseling, social services, advocacy for victims of crime, and services for seniors including senior living and care options. JFS maintains the highest level of confidentiality at all times.
• Counseling for individuals, couples, families, groups and children (ages 5-60). Play therapy is offered for the younger children.
• Senior Adult Service programs and counseling for older adults (61 years and up), assessments and assistance to caregivers.
1.Project Chaver - “friend” - Providing voluntary services to seniors to help them maintain their independence in the community.
2.Solutions - Assisting seniors with complicated medical forms and personal finances.
4.Elder Care Connection- Human resource service network assisting older adults across the nation.
• Family Life Education: parenting, stepfamilies, grief, eating disorders, coping with divorce
• Financial assistance
• Internships: Master’s level student internships
• Alcohol and drug education
• Resettlement Services
• Scholarship Loan Fund
• Vocational Counseling
The Eleanor Kolitz Academy, accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest, provides children from kindergarten through middle school with a comprehensive curriculum which includes both secular and Judaic studies during regular school hours. The school tries to instill in its students a deep sense of love, respect and commitment to the land of Israel, the Jewish people and the Torah.