Funds To Help Holocaust Survivors With Home Health Care
Written by Westchester.com
Friday, 21 July 2006
White Plains, NY – With funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, Inc., Westchester Jewish Community Services is offering Holocaust survivors a subsidy for home health care.

Services can include personal care, light housekeeping, shopping and cooking. In order to qualify, an individual must meet all of the following criteria:

– Be a Holocaust survivor living in Westchester County.

– Have an income that does not exceed 150% of the 2006 Federal Poverty Income guidelines.

– Obtain a recommendation from a doctor or nurse for home health services.

For more information, contact Joyce Ruiz, Jewish Outreach Coordinator, at 949-7699 ext. 304.

Founded in 1943, Westchester Jewish Community Services provides comprehensive mental health, developmental disabilities, social services, home health care and community- and school-based programs on a non-sectarian basis to people across the life span, and cultural and economic boundaries. A state-licensed, non-profit WJCS serves 14,000 yearly with programs funded through government grants, UJA-Federation, United Way, foundations, corporations and individuals. For more information, go to www.wjcs.com.