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Saturday JDAIM Shabbat 9:30 am
Saturday JDAIM Shabbat @ Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El
Feb 1 @ 9:30 am – Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm
https://www.tbhbe.org/event/jdaim-shabbat.html
Shabbat JDAIM Shmooze 1:00 pm
Shabbat JDAIM Shmooze @ Adath Israel
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In honor of JDAIM, the Rabbis will facilitate a learning and discussion session.
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Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Shabbat @ GET Cafe 7:00 pm
Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Shabbat @ GET Cafe @ GET Cafe 246 Haverford Avenue Narberth
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
February is Jewish Disabilities AwarenessAcceptance,  and Inclusion Month (JDAIM), and to honor this time of bringing disability awareness and inclusion into our communities, we are thrilled to gather at Great Expectations Together – GET Cafe –  a coffee chop in Narberth with a commitment to th gainful employment
JDAIM Shabbat @ Or Shalom 7:30 pm
JDAIM Shabbat @ Or Shalom @ Or Shalom
Feb 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Speaker Alanna Raffel will join us after our Friday night services to talk about disability inclusion within the Jewish community. We will speak as a community about how to institute some of Alanna’s tips in our own community.
Welcoming and Embracing People with Mental Illnesses in the Jewish Community 7:30 pm
Welcoming and Embracing People with Mental Illnesses in the Jewish Community @ Temple Sholom
Feb 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Dr. Mark Salzer will be joining us for a special Shabbat Service. He will be discussing what it takes to be a welcoming and embracing congregation towards individuals with mental illnesses. Dr. Salzer is a psychologist and Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences in the
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Shabbat For Everyone 10:00 am
Shabbat For Everyone @ Tiferet Bet Israel
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm
Shabbat For Everyone will offer an inclusive and accessible Shabbat morning service.
Middah of the Month – b’Tzelem Elohim 9:00 am
Middah of the Month – b’Tzelem Elohim @ Beth Am Israel
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Middah of the Month – b’Tzelem Elohim
JDAIM Shabbat with Artist Wendy Elliott-Vandivier 9:30 am
JDAIM Shabbat with Artist Wendy Elliott-Vandivier @ Mishkan Shalom
Feb 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Everyone welcome! Join us for a Shabbat morning service featuring artist Wendy Elliott-Vandivier learning about her unique perspective as an artist and self-advocate with a disability. Great morning for families and adults.
Ohev Shalom of Bucks County Inclusion Shabbat 9:30 am
Ohev Shalom of Bucks County Inclusion Shabbat @ 322 Second Street Pike Richboro, Pa 18954
Feb 8 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Shabbat Morning service followed by a commentary light Kiddush luncheon. Participating in the service are individuals who have benefited from the initiatives of Inclusion B’K’avod at Ohev Shalom. Rebecca Salus from JAFCO is speaking about “Creating a More Inclusive Community”
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JDAIM Webinar – Accessibility & Technology  7:00 pm
JDAIM Webinar – Accessibility & Technology 
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Us For A Special JDAIM Webinar about Accessibility & Technology 2/11, 7-8pm Click here to register During Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance & Inclusion Month, we focus on all of the ways that our synagogues, organizations and communities should be accessible for people with disabilities.
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Rodeph Shalom JDAIM Shabbat Service 6:00 pm
Rodeph Shalom JDAIM Shabbat Service @ Rodeph Shalom
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Rabbi Maderer will offer a sermon in honor of JDAIM at our Friday night servies.
JDAIM Shabbat 7:30 pm
JDAIM Shabbat @ Shir Ami
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Rabbi Charles Briskin will address the issue of disability inclusion and awareness in his sermon.
Shabbat Worship Service Supporting JDAIM 7:30 pm
Shabbat Worship Service Supporting JDAIM @ Beth Or
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Bev Weinberg, Founder and Executive Director for Integrate for Good will speak during tonight’s Shabbat service supporting JDAIM. Integrate for Good is a local non-profit that helps empower people with disabilities by creating opportunities for them to contribute their time and talents within the community.
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JDAIM Shabbat 9:15 am
JDAIM Shabbat @ Mekor Habracha, 1500 Walnut Street (2nd Floor), Philadelphia
Feb 15 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
JDAIM Shabbat 2/15/20 9:15 AM  Rabbi Elizer Hirsch will share a D’var Torah about disability inclusion and Jewish tradition.
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WCI JDAIM Clergy and Executive Directors Breakfast 9:30 am
WCI JDAIM Clergy and Executive Directors Breakfast @ The Pavilion
Feb 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Whole Community Inclusion Clergy and Executive Directors Breakfast Wednesday, February 19, 2020 24 Shevat 57809:30 – 11 AM In recognition of Jewish Disability Awareness & Inclusion Month please join us for breakfast and conversation about accessibility and inclusion, featuring a special tool that’s available to make your website accessible Click
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Interfaith Community Forum: Supporting Those with Mental Illness in Your Congregation and Community 7:00 pm
Interfaith Community Forum: Supporting Those with Mental Illness in Your Congregation and Community @ JFCS Brodsky
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Everyone Welcome!     Interfaith Community Forum: Supporting Those with Mental Illness in Your Congregation and Community   In honor of Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance & Inclusion Month, join us for a special evening about mental health awareness. This training will provide clergy, educators and
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Shabbat with Artist and Disability Activist Wendy Elliott-Vandivier 7:30 pm
Shabbat with Artist and Disability Activist Wendy Elliott-Vandivier
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Wendy Elliott-Vandivier is an artist whose paintings explore issues of family, memory and experiences as a disabled woman. Her autobiographical cartoons focus on attitudinal barriers and stereotypes regarding disabilities, and some of the micro-aggressions that disabled people experience while living normal, un-inspirational lives. She is
Friday Night JDAIM Shabbat @ MLRT 8:00 pm
Friday Night JDAIM Shabbat @ MLRT @ MLRT
Feb 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
we will update the congregation on our inclusion work; members of our inclusion team will help lead the worship, and our member, Nadine Silber will share her personal journey as an autistic adult
Specials in Uniform — IDF’s Inclusion of people with disabilities 8:00 pm
Specials in Uniform — IDF’s Inclusion of people with disabilities @ Brothers of Israel, 530 Washington Crossing Road, Newtown, PA 18940
Feb 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Rabbi Gaber will brief the congregation on his recent visit to Yahud Base and the Specials in Uniform program
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JDAIM Shabbat Program
JDAIM Shabbat Program @ Tiferes B'nai Israel
Feb 23 all-day
 
Inclusion Havdallah 12:00 pm
Inclusion Havdallah @ Kesher Israel
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Havdallah is a beautiful ceremony that incorporates many senses including sight, smell, taste and touch. We are proud to offer a sensory friendly inclusion afternoon Havdallah ceremony that will bring brightness and beauty to your week. Please join us as we sing, make Havdallah spice
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JDAIM Shabbat @ Temple Sinai
JDAIM Shabbat @ Temple Sinai @ Temple Sinai
Feb 28 – Feb 29 all-day
 
JDAIM Special Shabbat Inclusion Service / Speaker / Dinner 6:30 pm
JDAIM Special Shabbat Inclusion Service / Speaker / Dinner @ Keneseth Israel
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  Special Friday Shabbat Inclusion service is for members of JDAIM and the congregation and will be led by Cantor Amy and JDAIM member, Heather Michaelson . Rabbi Sussman will speak on Inclusion. A dinner for all involved will be held before the service.
10th ANNUAL DISABILITY AWARENESS AND INCLUSION SHABBAT 7:30 pm
10th ANNUAL DISABILITY AWARENESS AND INCLUSION SHABBAT @ Old York Road Temple- Beth Am
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
An inspirational evening where individuals and families with special needs are honored and their challenges explored – PLEASE JOIN US!
JDAIM Shabbat Service 7:30 pm
JDAIM Shabbat Service @ Beth Chaim
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join our Shabbat Service focusing on inclusion.
Recovery Diaries Presentation @ Or Hadash 7:30 pm
Recovery Diaries Presentation @ Or Hadash @ Or Hadash
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Gabe Nathan, the Editor in Chief of OC87 Recovery Diaries, will discuss suicide recovery and the recovery diaries of over 300 neuro-diverse people. He’ll also bring Herbie, the Lovebug VW Beetle.
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Melrose B’nai Israel JDAIM Shabbat Service 9:15 am
Melrose B’nai Israel JDAIM Shabbat Service @ Melrose B'nai Israel
Feb 29 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
JDAIM Shabbat–Strategies for Coping with Hearing Loss and Supporting Loved Ones with Hearing LossJDAIM Shabbat–Strategies for Coping with Hearing Loss and Supporting Loved Ones with Hearing LossJDAIM Shabbat–Strategies for Coping with Hearing Loss and Supporting Loved Ones with Hearing LossJDAIM Shabbat–Strategies for Coping with Hearing
Visible and invisible disabilities; Inclusion in the Jewish community 9:30 am
Visible and invisible disabilities; Inclusion in the Jewish community @ Congregation Beth El-Ner Tamid
Feb 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
The D’var Torah will be presented by Alanna Raffela from JLV. Alanna is well versed in the how and why’s of both visible and invisible disabilities, and the importance of inclusion in our congregation.
Building the Tabernacle 10:45 am
Building the Tabernacle @ Adath Jeshurun Congregation
Feb 29 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
I’ll be speaking during my regularly scheduled dvar Torah on “contributions” to the Tabernacle and how we can understand that in contemporary terms about building our own world.
Disability in Judaism 12:00 pm
Disability in Judaism @ Mikveh Israel
Feb 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Discussion on disability in Rabbinic sources